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Francesco María Furno


Francesco María Furno


Professor, Master in Visual and Digital Media and Bachelor in Communication and Digital Media

Founder, relajaelcoco


Bachelor in Communication and Digital Media

Master in Visual and Digital Media

Graphic Design and Infographics
Digital DNA-Data Insights & Visualization

Academic Background
Three-years diploma on Art Direction and Graphic Design
IED Barcelona, Spain
Graduate in Environmental Economics
Università degli Studi del Sannio, Benevento, Italy

Teaching and Research Experience
Professor IE University MVDM in Infographics (since 2012)
Professor IE School of Segovia in Graphic Design and Infographics at Bachelor in Communication (since 2016) and Visualisation and Representation Techniques at Bachelor in Design (since 2017)
Professor IED Barcelona and Madrid in Infographics, Graphic Design (2011-2016)
Professor Mr. Marcel School in Infographics, Editorial Design, Typography, Methodology. (since 2012)
Professor Trazos Madrid, Master of Strategic Design in Infographics, Graphic Design and Editorial Design (2013-2015)
Professor Universidad de Salamanca Summer Courses, in Digital Painting (2009-2016)
Professor Hoala Comunicación Valencia and Madrid in Infographics
Professor Domestika.org online course in Infographics (since 2014)
Professor Seeway Barcelona in Infographics
Professor and tutor in several workshops about Infographics and Editorial Design at: Mr. Marcel School, Trazos, IED, Hoala, Sinergia Formación Vigo.

Professional Experience
Founder and art director. Relajaelcoco. Graphic design studio specialised in Editorial Design, Infographics, VR, Illustration, Branding, Web architecture, photography, graphic exhibitions, data viz.
Graphic Designer. HOBRA, Barcelona, Spain
Working in editorial projects and designing exhibitions in Barcelona like Centro de Arte Santa Mónica, Castillo de Mont Juïc.
Responsible at Creative Lab of Istituto Europeo di Design. Barcelona, Spain
Designing and Applying all the IED branding and coordinating graphic projects related with communication activity.