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Lorenzo Tonti

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Website: lorenzotontidesign.com
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Biographical Info

Lorenzo is an Italian-Swiss designer who moved to Ireland 30 years ago to work at Kilkenny Design Workshops, having studied poster design and cultural communication design at what is now called the University for Applied Arts—ECAL in Lausanne. Since then he worked for various design studios in Switzerland and Ireland, and since 1992 has his own design studio based in the South East of Ireland. The studio’s work is mainly branding related for artisan food companies, SMEs, some cultural institutions, and other businesses, based both in Ireland and internationally. Charities have also been part of the client list.

Additionally Lorenzo lecturers part-time in visual communication at the design course at Waterford Institute of Technology, where he was programme leader for three years tasked with the redesign of the course structure. He also introduced a very successful series of internship awards for students at WIT.

Lorenzo is a founding member of fuse:d, a designers and business network based in Waterford. He was recently made a Fellow of the Institute of Designers in Ireland, and is the chairperson of the Regional Committee for the IDI tasked with the expansion and development of IDI activities in the regions outside of Dublin. Lorenzo is also on the IDI Executive Council.

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