Silvia Virgillo
Project founder and Lettering da Torino curator


Silvia is a freelance graphic designer and art director in love with typography and colors. She was born in Torino, studied and worked in Milano for some years and then, in 2012, started the project Lettering da in her hometown.

Eleonora Petrolati
Lettering da Milano current curator


Eleonora was born in Roma but now lives and works in Milano as a graphic designer. She studies calligraphy, is an active DIY supporter and takes a lot of photographs so to compensate her poor memory.

Giorgia Nardulli
Lettering da Milano curator until 2015

Giorgia is a graphic designer based in Milan. She studied in Bari, Oporto and Milano. Her main interests are photography, typography, illustration and books.

Francesco Paternoster
Lettering da Matera curator


Francesco is a graphic designer deeply fascinated by branding, editorial design, UI, illustration, packaging, lettering and type.

Letizia Macaluso
Lettering da Genova curator


Editorial design and handmade lettering are Letizia’s favourite disciplines, but her biggest passion is paper in all its forms. Fascinated by details and new challenges, she is focused on finding a connection between graphics and kitchen, two creative worlds that truly represent herself.

Antonello Ciavarella
Lettering da Roma curator

Laura Tonicello
Lettering da Venezia curator


Laura graduated in Venezia and then moved to Milano, where she studied and worked for art magazines and events. Now she lives between Venezia and Milano as creative director, consulting and designing for fashion brands, tourism and cultural projects.

Beatrice Bassi
Lettering da Faenza curator


Bea is half a designer and half an agronomy student.
Typography was an undiscovered world until Kerning Conference birth, for which she started researching the stubborn pursuit of harmony behind the work of font makers. That definitively made Beatrice a typelover.

Valentina Alga Casali and Marco Goran Romano
Lettering da Jesi curators


Marco started his career as a graphic designer in Firenze and then moved to Milano, where he became Wired resident illustrator. Valentina studied graphic design focusing almost immediately on type and on the alphabet. 
Together they live and work in Jesi, in their own studio.

Giada Mihelic
Lettering da Trieste curator


Giada is a freelance graphic designer based in Trieste, working on a broad variety of projects from graphic design to corporate and editorial design. She loves illustration, visual arts and calligraphy.

Chiara Galiano and Pietro Paciullo
Lettering da Lecce curators

Pietro likes shapes, lines and volumes of typography, Chiara loves putting them on pages, creating layouts and editorial projects. They are both graphic designers from Apulia, living and working in Milano in their own studio.

Francesco Ceccarelli and Lia Roncaglia
Lettering da Modena curators


Francesco grew up in his parents' printshop. After graduating in Architecture in 2001, he started working as a freelance. Since 2006 he has been partner, art director and graphic designer of Bunker. He is maniacally in love with books, music and good food.
Lia graduated in Systems Design at ISIA in Rome, and in 2010 she joined Bunker as graphic designer. She is passionate about design, letterpress, and branding. 
For Lazy Dog they designed James Clough's book “L’Italia Insegna”.

Cristina Guareschi
Lettering da Parma curator

Cristina Guareschi

Cristina is a graphic and lettering designer based in Parma.
She’s in love with typography, vintage packaging, calligraphy, books and watercolor.