a Freelance and Team Designer

marcobotti.net

a Freelance and Team Designer

marco botti

Born 26/09/1977 in Piacenza (Italy)

Marital status: Single

Nationality: Italian

Vicolo Bettolino n°30

29121 Piacenza (Pc) - Italy

Tel: +39.0523.1998280

Mobile: +39.392.1805461

marco@marcobotti.net

info@marcobotti.net

http://www.marcobotti.net

Skype: marco_botti

a Freelance and Team Designer

I work and think on:

Graphic Design (advertising, prints,

clothing/fashion, editorial projects, logos,

corporate Identity, branding, illustrations)

Art Direction, Creative & Communication Consulting.

Product and Packaging design.

Web Design, Layouts & Flash Animations.

Backoffice implementation with frontend side on dinamics

and e-commerce web sites and platforms.

On-line marketing e direct marketing

consulting, copywriting and design.

About me

Software and hardware skills:

Optimum use and know-how of photoediting, vector graphic, publishing and web design softwares:

Adobe CS5 & CS6: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, Freehand, Dreamweaver,

Adobe Go-Live, Acrobat; Microsft FrontPage, Quark Xpress, Apple Final Cut, IMovie, IDvD,

Type Live, Corel Draw.

Optimum use and know-how of HTML5, JQuery and CSS3 languages; good know-how on

Php, Asp,.net, MySql.

Very good knowledge of ecommerce platforms: Intershop Enfinity, Prestashop, Magento,

Virtue Mart and of the most common CMS publishing platforms.

Optimum use of CAD e CAM softwares: AutoCad, Rhino, 3D Studio Max e 3D Studio Viz.

Optimum use and know-how on MS Office pack, Explorer, OutLook Express, Safari,

Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Chrome. SEO and SEM, Internet PR & Social Marketing very good know-how.

Optimum skills and know-how on generics informatics software/hardware on Macintosh OS (preferred) and Windows

OS.

Foreign Languages

French (Good spoken and written; college and high school studies, spoken language), English (Optimum spoken and

written, Test Of English Language (TOEFL) degree on Politecnico di Milano University, dayly spoken language), Spanish

(Very good, spoken and written: frequents and long time standings in spanish language countries)

Intrests and hobbies

Bouldering and free climbing practiced at national & international competitions level; Surf, backcountry snowboard; photos

and travelling.

Jazz/Soul/Blues guitar player; large musical knowledge on jazz/soul/blues/60’s rock musc (cd and lp’s collector)

Schools/Studies

1996-2002

Graduate as Architect at Politecnico di Milano University, following the lessons of Beppe Finessi, Bruno Munari, Corrado

Levi, Lisa Ponti, Roberto Sanesi, Enrico Baj and Vittorio Fagone, Specialization on Interior Design and product design

(degree thesis supervisors Prof.Beppe Finessi, prof.Corrado Levi and Lisa Ponti).

1991-1996

High school diploma with specialisation in surveying, landscape technician, Istituto Tecnico per Geometri

“Alessio Tramello”, Piacenza, Italy.

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GRAPHIC, WEB, CONCEPT & INDUSTRIAL DESIGN

2008-Today

Work, as a freelance, in graphic, web (corporate & ecommerce websites), industrial & packaging design, email marketing,

art direction, advertising and communication & online marketing consulting.

Full portfolio as a freelance day-by-day updated on personal website: www.marcobotti.net

2011 - Today

Collaboration with Gruppo Infor & Value Group as a freelance teacher for Marketing, design & digital classes & training

2010

Work for Lost Highways Records (California, USA) for CD cover, Layout and ArtWorks for Donavon Frankereiter (musician,

pro-surfer, sponsored by Billabong, Martin Guitars, Verizon, Coors & much more) new record “Recycled Recipes 2”

2009

New logo and corporate image for Bideartean, viedo productions and photograhic studio, San Sebastian, Basque

Country, Spain

September 2007- 21 December 2008

Full-time work as senior Web Designer, e-commerce Art director and Direct Marketing designer and developer for

UniEuro SpA, DSG-Intenational Group - Design, developing and managing of user interface and backoffice operations,

during all internal and external promo campaigns; brief, project managing, design and development of user interface

and customer experience of special projects: “Reserve and Collect”, “Unieuro Tv”, “Premium Delivery”, “Stock and Sales

automation”, “On line marketing features”; graphic template redesign of the new homepage e site usability optimisation

(released on Dicembre 2008), redesign of buiyng process user experience (new basket pages layout, usability and customer

experience)

2008/2009

Graphic design, coordinate image, advertising artwork for print, distribution and promotion of “Little Enchanted void” music

album and CD by Mindflower, for Musea Records, Metz, France, in collaboration on recording, editing and mastering

whit Peter Gabriel’s Real World Studios, UK , and Abbey Road Studios, London • Design of “BRAVE NEW WORLD” and

“WAR AGAINST ALL OF US” SHORT WEB ANIMATION MOVIES, using and experiment advanced Flash e ActionScript

2.0 tecnologies.

2007

Design and managing of WWW.PRESARAPIDA.IT website (new FLASH CS3 version) • Design and managing of

WWW.BOULDERALBARRACIN.COM website (new FLASH CS3 version) • Design of clothing and advertising grphics

for RASTA CLIMB - HAPPY MOVES, Torino, WWW.RASTACLIMB.COM • Advertising design and clothes design for

Nuovo Campo Base gym, Brugherio, Milano • Competition design for Japan Design Award, Tokyo (jury mention) •

Competition design for Mtv Toy , MTv Italy • Clothes graphic design for SBLOC.NET ON LINE SHOP e BOULDERAL-

BARRACIN ON LINE SHOP (both in collaboration with www.shirtcity.com) • Graphic design and advertising consulence

for Urban Culture & Street Climbing events WWW.STREETBOULDERCONTEST.COM []Design and managing of personal

WWW.MARCOBOTTI.NET website (Awarded by many online and offline organisations and publishers) • Design of

“CONTROLLED RANDOM VISUAL EXPERIMENT”, web research artwork on user interaction and random mathematical

functions on Internet actions and scripts, using and experiment advanced Flash e ActionScript 2.0 tecnology • Design

of “HAND MADE PROJECT”, web research artwork on user interaction on Internet actions and scripts, using and experiment

advanced Flash e ActionScript 2.0 tecnology • CD & DVD cover e booklet for “Voice of A Drop” album, New

Sisters Gospel Group.

2006

Design and managing of WWW.PRESARAPIDA.IT website and coordinate image of related events (t-shirts, gadgets,

posters, flyers) • Coordinate graphic project (Graphic layout e animated graphics, Web design, logo e consumer design)

of the video web-magazine on climbing & urban style “SBLOC net megasin” url: WWW.SBLOC.NET, managing and art

direction • Design and managing of coordinate image of Albarracin Boulder Shop, clothing and gear shop for bouldering/climbing,

Albarraccin, Teruel, Spain (WWW.BOULDERALBARRACIN.COM) • Promotional graphic design (Snap

Graphic Contest) for SnapClimbing Co, Paris, France (bouldering & climbing gear)

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GRAPHIC, WEB, CONCEPT & INDUSTRIAL DESIGN

2006

Clothes design for Passaggio Obbligato Snc, Milano • Graphic design for urban climbing event “StreetBoulderContest

2006”, Milano and Torino, with Stone-Grip Climbing Tools • Graphic Design for urban climbing event “StreetBoulderFest

2006”, Bardonecchia, Italy • New logo and corporate image of Nuovo Campo Base Gym, Brugherio (Milano)

2005

Product design of a jewel line in silver and white gold, for Valadier, Via Margutta, Roma (with Arch.Marta LaudanI, Marco

Romanelli and Maria Eugenia Muratori) • Coordinate image and graphics (catalogue book, prints, posters, invitation

cardboards, online and DEM advertsing) for the exhibition ”In viaggio con Fontana, Gio Ponti, Boetti...il Mondo di Lisa

Ponti”, Fondazione Stelline, Palazzo delle Stelline, Milano • Clothing design and graphics for the climbing line “Bloc ltd”

• New logo competition design for “FreeBSD” sofware, Berkley University, CA, USA (Third prize) • Competion design

“Cercasi Designer - Sara Assicurazioni”, for office desk objects and leisure objects. [] Copywriting competition “Americana”,

Sky Italia, for a screenplay/novel about New York and Chicago lifestyle (Jury mention) • Concept projects of “food

design” (expressly ordered from the exhibiton curator) for the exhibition “dolcevita”, in collaboration with Abitare Segesta

and Schiffini Furniture Company, International Furniture fair, (Salone del Mobile) Milano. Exhibiton by Beppe Finessi.

2004-2005

Art Consulting for Carpe Diem/ItinerART (chairman Dr. Roberto Manoelli of Milanovendemoda), for interact between art,

design and fashion in clothing design and marketing

2004

Design of a book with 12 concept projects for wine consuming and product design (expressly ordered from the exhibiton

curator), for the exhibition “Sensi Divini - la cultura del vino tra arte, architettura e design”, La Triennale di Milano, Milano,

from 15/6 to 25/7/2004, exhibition by Beppe Finessi • Logo and corporate image for “itinerART”, culural association

to promoting art in fashion design, chairman Dott.Roberto Manoelli of Milanovendemoda) • New logo and corporate

image for free climbing gym “PassaggioObbligato”, Milano • Design of coordinate image for Climbing and Bouldering

World Cup event in Milano (Client Versante Sud, Milano , and FASI - CONI )

2003

New logo and corporate and coordinate image for the Istituto Tecnico per Geometri “Alessio Tramello” high school,

Piacenza (Italy)

marco botti

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INTERIOR & SPACES DESIGN

2007

Work as external consultant with Studio A - Milano, on 5 stars Baglioni Hotel in Dubai interior design of leisure and public

spaces - June/July 2007 (detailed & presentation design)

2006

Interior design of Biselli-Paini loft house, Via Colombo, Piacenza • Design and making of an artwork installation for

Simonetta Spa (Stand Simonetta/Roberto Cavalli Devils & Angels/Fay) on Pitti Immagine Bimbo 2006 Fashion fair,

Firenze (with technical supervision by Arch.Marco Romanelli )

2002-2005

Exhibiton design and visual communication/coordinate image design for Galleria Toselli’s exhibitions in Milan and other

places.

2005

Exhibition design of “In viaggio con Fontana, Gio Ponti, Boetti...il Mondo di Lisa Ponti”, Fondazione Stelline, Palazzo delle

Stelline, Milano • Exhibition design of “Gli Arredi d’albergo di Gio Ponti - La Collezione Ciompi”, Event on Mercante in

Fiera Vintage furniture fair, Ente Fiera di Parma (Client Lorenzo Ciompi, with Arch.Daniele Ciompi) • Interior design of

Liborio house loft, Milano

2004

Collaboration for artworks with Arch.Fabio Novembre for the architect house in Via Perugino 16, Milano • Exhibiton

design and visual communication/coordinate image design for “a ruota libera - in bicicletta dalle parti dell’arte”, exhibition

by Franco Toselli, 62° Salone del Ciclo, Milan international Fair - EICMA (with Arch. F.Slaviero)

2001-2003

Interior design of Baccarini house, Caponago, Milano

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Visual art research

Visual art research work since 2001, with international and italian national exhibitions. in 2002 starts with an one-man

show, (and first exhibition at all), an intense season of work with the international knowed and famous Milan gallerist

Franco Toselli, with many group exhibitions and another one-man show in 2003, on MiArt Fair in Milan. Always with the

Galleria Toselli, a group exhibition at Berlin Art Forum in 2003. Others one-man shows in 2003 at Duet Art Gallery in Varese

and at MagroRocca Gallery, Milan, in 2004. Marco Botti visual art works are in permanent collection, from 2002, in

the Panza di Biumo Collection in Varese and others eminents private collections, like Fossati Collection in Como, Borea/

Lombardi Collection in San Remo and the Giorgio Colombo Collection in Milano.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2004

“...” (tre punti di sospensione), Galleria Magrorocca, Milano, from 27/1 to 8/3/2004 - in collaboration with Galleria Toselli,

Milano

2003

“Appunti di vista”, Galleria DuetArt, Varese, from 8/10 to 12/11/2003 - in collaboration with Galleria Toselli, Milano - with

catalogue • “Proprio sotto agli occhi”, Galleria Toselli, MiArt 2003 -

2002

“multiplo di me stesso”, Galleria Toselli, Milano, from 19/5 to 27/7/2002

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2009

“Matematica e Arte - Dialoghi”, Palazzo delle Miniere, Fiera di Primiero, Trento, 1 June - 31 July 2009, exhibition by Cristina

Fiordimela and Domenico Lini, with the collaboration of Centro interuniversitario MateMatita, Dipartimento di Matematica

Federigo Enriquez, Università degli Studi di Milano

2004/2005

“Cassetti”, Galleria Luisa delle Piane, Milano, december 2005/january 2006 []”In viaggio con Fontana, Gio Ponti, Boetti...

il Mondo di Lisa Ponti”, Fondazione Stelline, Palazzo delle Stelline, Milano, October/November 2005 • “les affiniteès de

Charlemagne Palestine” , Museè Palace del la Mare, Besançon, France, July-September 2005 • “blog on Rimbaud”,

Museo Castello di Rivara - Centro d’Arte Contemporanea, Rivara, May-October 2005 • “portofranco”, MiArt, Milano,

Galleria Toselli, Milano • Milan Flash Art Fair, Hotel Executive, Milano. with Galleria Toselli, Milano

“Premio Lissone 2004”, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Città di Lissone, Milano. from 18/12/2004 to 03/04/2005 •

“Sensi Divini”, La Triennale di Milano, Milano, from 15/6 to 25/7/2004. Catalogo. exhibition by Beppe Finessi • “giro

giro tondo tondo mondo mondo terra terra”, Galleria Magrorocca, Milano • “portofranco”, MiArt, Milano, Galleria Toselli,

Milano • Milan Flash Art Fair, UNA Hotel Tocq, Milano. Galleria Toselli, Milano • Milan Flash Art Fair , UNA Hotel Tocq,

Milano. Galleria Magrorocca, Milano • “a ruota libera - in bicicletta dalle parti dell’arte”, a cura di Franco Toselli, 62°

Salone del Ciclo, Milan international Fair[] “coppi e picasso”, Galleria Toselli, Milano, dal 22/10/04 al 20/11/04 • “portofranco”,

ArtIssima, Torino, Galleria Toselli, Milano

2002/2003

“quasiarte”, Galleria Toselli, Milano. from 12/6 to 25/7/2003 • “portofranco”, ArtIssima, Torino, Galleria Toselli, Milano

• “portofranco”, MiArt, Milano, Galleria Toselli, Milano • “portofranco”, exhibition by Franco Toselli. O’Artoteca, Milano,

from 12/12/2002 to 15/01/2003, in collaboration with Galleria Toselli, Milano • “portofranco”, ArtIssima, Torino, Galleria

Toselli, Milano • “portofranco”, MiArt, Milano, Galleria Toselli, Milano • Berlin Art Forum, Berlino. Galleria Toselli, Milano

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PRIZES & AWARDS ACHIEVED

WEB DESIGN INDEX ®

International

Yearbook 2008

supercharged creative

bookmarks

Press releases

SITE OF THE MONTH

4 STARS WEBSITE

fcuckstar.com

Best flash site Award

Visual art research & design works by Marco Botti are published on national and international magazines

and newspapers: abitare, segno, Flash art, Tema Celeste, Juliet, Vogue Italia, Ville e Giardini,

Corriere della sera, libero, spot and Web, and a review of a web design work in an Italian major Tv

newscast “studio aperto”, day 22/12/2008.

Web design, graphic and visual art works are published and reviewed in many design and visual art

websites and blogs.

marco botti

www.marcoboTTi.neT

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