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Andrea Castelletti is an Italian multidisciplinary Creative Director and Designer living and working between Milan and Le Marche. Honored with more than 50 international awards, including three Platinum, eight Gold and two Silver from Graphis (NYC) and one Silver and one Bronze from the Art Directors Club of Italy, among others. After his bachelor’s degree from IED in 2007, he started collaborating with an advertising agency based between Milan and New York. During this period he also got involved in the making of social/political posters. Some of his work has been displayed in exhibitions in more than 40 museums and galleries around the world, including Les Art Décoratifs, Palais du Louvre in Paris and La Triennale Design Museum in Milan. He has worked on international projects for numerous clients including Pepsi, Lavazza, Barilla, Technogym and McDonald's. He has been jury member of Graphis (NYC), ADCI Awards (Italy), Poster for Tomorrow (Paris) and Walls Down 5th International Poster Exhibition, Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (Perù). In 2010 he started his career as an independent creative collaborating with some of the best talents and companies around. If not working on a wine design project, he can be found teaching Art Direction at Polimoda in Florence, playing with his dog Paloma or traveling around the world.
Blending handcraft, photography, illustration and digital design to a strong strategic vision, Castelletti works primarily on branding projects, advertising campaign, graphic design and packagings, collaborating both with agencies or working directly with companies and brands.
Jury member, Design Cup 2020 (Russia) Jury member at ADCI Awards (Art Directors Club of Italy) Silver, Packaging Design, ADCI Awards (Art Directors Club of Italy) Shortlist, Brand Identity, ADCI Awards (Art Directors Club of Italy) Honorable Mention, International Design Awards (IDA), Los Angeles Honorable Mention, International Design Awards (IDA), Los Angeles Silver, International Design Awards (IDA), Los Angeles Bronze (Design Category) - ADCI Awards 2016 "Packaging 2016" - 20th International Packaging Competition - Vinitaly "Bronze Label" - 20th International Packaging Competition - Vinitaly "Label of the year 2015" 19th International Packaging Competition - Vinitaly Honorable Mention - Awwwards Gold Label Special Prize - Vinimmagine, Premio Nazionale Etichetta d'Oro Gold Label Special Prize - Vinimmagine, Premio Nazionale Etichetta d'Oro Cannes Lions Shortlist - Media (client: McDonald's) Publication - Chois Gallery 2014, the World's Best Graphics Magazine International Invitational Poster Festival, exhibition at Dumlupinar University, Kütahya, Turkey. Project Sunshine for Japan, exhibiton during the Graphic Design Week at House of Art, Tehran, Iran. Project Sunshine for Japan, “Connecting Traces of Memory” exhibition at Kulturort Depot, Dortmund. ADCI shortlist - Design Design Juror at ADCI Awards (Italian Art Directors Club) Green+You Posters for Japan Exhibition, Doosung In the paper Gallery, Seoul, Korea. Project Sunshine for Japan, best poster. Exhibition in the Japanese House, Düsseldorf, Germany. International Poster Exhibition RE (HOPE FOR JAPAN) in Tehran-Iran. Sperimenthal Design - Exhibition at La Triennale di Milano Design Museum. ADCI shortlist - Design (Davide Cenci S/S 11, Catalogue) ACT Responsible Worldtour. ACT Responsible Expo at Cannes Lions, 58th International Festival of Creativity. International Poster Exhibition "HOPE FOR JAPAN" in Tehran-Iran. Juror at Walls Down (5th Intl. Poster Exhibition) Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (Peru) TNT Festival - Young talents festival (Rome). Juror at Poster for Tomorrow (Paris). Young Blood - Annual of Italian talents awarded worldwide. Poster for Tomorrow Worldwide Exhibition. Poster for Tomorrow, best poster of the year. Good 50x70 Worldwide Exhibition. Good 50x70, best poster of the year. Young Creativity Award 2008, Packaging - Bronze (Italy) Orator at "Creativity Day", (Rome). Designer of Pepsi Twist Special Edition.
Graphis Gold Award, Poster Annual 2020 (NYC) Graphis Silver Award, Design Annual 2018 (NYC) Graphis Gold Award - Typography 3 Graphis Platinum Award - Social & Political Protest Posters Annual Graphis Gold Award - Social & Political Protest Posters Annual Graphis Silver Award - Social & Political Protest Posters Annual Graphis Merit Award - Design Annual 2015 Graphis Gold Award - 100 Best In Design Annual 2014 Graphis Platinum Award - Poster Annual 2013 Graphis Gold Award - 100 Best In Design Annual 2013 Graphis Gold Award - 100 Best In Design Annual 2013 Graphis Gold Award - Poster Annual 2012 Graphis Gold Award - Poster Annual 2012 Graphis Platinum Award - Poster Annual 2012
AKQA, Alberto Baccari Studio, Alfaparf, Antica Tenuta Pietramore, Apart Collective, Barilla, Break, Butthead Films London, Cantina dei Colli Ripani, Ciù Ciù Tenimenti, Davide Cenci, Istituto Luce, Distinto Gin Italiano, Evian, Fonti di Palme, HOBO Content Studio, IED, Key2People, Lardini, Lavazza, Le Cannibale, Mc Donald's, Mobiltesino, Pepsi, Polimoda, Technogym, Villa Barcaroli, Vodafone, Coca-Cola, Citroën, Fiat.
ADCI (Art Directors Club of Italy), ADC*E
Area of Expertise
branding, advertising, graphic design, packaging.