About Me

Hello I am Giacomo Flaim.
I'm a multidisciplinary Designer from Italy, in love with Information Design and User Experience Design.

MA graduate @ Politecnico di Milano in Communication Design and previously Erasmus Student @ Hochschule für Medien, Kommunikation und Wirtschaft in Berlin.

Currently I'm based in Milan where I work as freelance.


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Bolzano

46.4915°N
11.3374°E


born & raised

New York

40.7438°N
-73.9244°E


6 months abroad

Berlin

52.5520°N
13.3623°E


Erasmus

Milan

45.4891°N
9.1927°E


Home for now

Where next?

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who knows?

Work Experience
ACCURAT

Data Viz Designer | Sep 2017 - Jul 2018 | Main projects: Starbucks Roastery Milan | FP2020

SKIL LAB | TIM

UX Designer | Oct 2014 - Apr 2015

ACCURAT

UX Designer Intern | Jan 2014 - Feb 2014

Publications — Prizes
123 Data Paris 2018

Showcase: "Are you sure you want to smoke?"

Kantar Information is beautiful awards 2017

Prize: Rising Star - Honorable Mention | "Are you sure you want to smoke?"

Kantar Information is beautiful awards 2017

Best studio prize with Density Design Lab

Data Driven Journalism Website

Interactive Data Exploration: "It’s not so Isis. The complex shape of terrorism with its ideological roots, visualized through data"

Visualized Milan 2017 @ Base — Milano, Italy

Project Presentation: "Are you sure you want to see this?"

Corriere della Sera, La Lettura #274

Data Visualization: "Ideologies and victims of terrorism"

Education
MASTER DEGREE

Communication Design | Politecnico di Milano | 2016 - 2019 | 110 cum laude / 110 | Project: Digital Driven Ideation Methods

SUPERVISOR / TEACHING ASSISTANT

Digital Methods Initiative | University of Amsterdam | Summer School 2018

Smart Data Sprint - Data is a monster | Inova Medialab - Universitad de Lisboa, Portugal | Winter School February 2018

Digital Methods Initiative | University of Amsterdam | Winter School 2018

Digital Methods Initiative | University of Amsterdam | Summer School 2017

ERASMUS PROJECT

Communication Design | HMKW BERLIN | Winter Semester 2017

BACHELOR DEGREE

Interfaces & Technologies of Communication | Università di Trento | 2011 - 2014 | 110 cum laude / 110