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About

Giordano Poloni is an award-winning freelance illustrator based in Milan. He earned a cinema bachelor’s degree and in his past he has worked for advertising production companies as editor, motion graphic designer.

SELECTED CLIENTS

Volkswagen / Morgan Stanley / Ikea / HSBC / JP Morgan / Synchrony Financial / Qualcomm / Quartz / Radisson Hotels / Estrella Damm / Mr. Porter / Faber & Faber / Der Spiegel / Monocle / The NY Observer / The Guardian / Esquire UK / Variety / GQ / Scientific American Magazine / Random House / The Sunday Times / Wired UK / Wired Italy / The New Scientist / Hearst Magazines / Annabelle Magazine / Hachette London

Italy

Einaudi / Sky Arte / Repubblica / Il Sole 24 Ore / TIM / Poste / Camera della Moda / Emergency / Ambasciata di Francia / Feltrinelli / Cargeas / Marchesi Antinori / Gruppo Nobili / Eurospin / Mutti / Limonta / Grandi Stazioni / Rolling Stone / Mondadori / RCS Rizzoli / Chiarelettere / Loescher Editore / Jazz Re:Found Festival / Donna Moderna / L’ultimo Uomo

 AWARDS

— Society of Illustrators New York 63, Selected works —
— Society of Illustrators New York 62, Selected works —
— Society of Illustrators New York 60, GOLD MEDAL —
— American Illustration 37, Selected winner —
— AOI – World Illustration Awards 2018, Shortlist —
— Communication Arts 2018 – 59th Annual, Award of Excellence—
— Bologna Children’s Book Fair Exhibition 2018, Selected works —

— 3×3 Annual n.12, Merit Award —
— Society of Illustrators New York 56, Selected works —
— Young Illustrators Award 2013, Top 30 Winner —

EXHIBITIONS

2018 Solo show, Milan – Colibrì Café
2018 “World Illustration Awards”, London – Somerset House
2018 “Mostra Illustratori 2018”, Bologna – Bologna Children’s Book Fair
2018 “Society of Illustrators Annual Exhibition 60”, New York – Society of Illustrators
2016 “Bookcity, Milan – Galleria Nuages
2016 “Novantanove”, Turin – Torino Graphic Days
2015 “50x50x50 – Italianism”, Rome – Outdoor Festival
2015 “TIGTIC”, Novate
2014 “Bookcity”, Milan – Galleria Nuages
2014 “Last century was boring”, Milan, solo show – Solo Vinyls&Books
2014 “Back2Back – Milano Design Week”, Milan – Accademia del Lusso
2013 “Society of Illustrators Annual Exhibition 56”, New York – Society of Illustrators
2013 “Young Illustrators Award”, Berlin – Direktoren Haus

2012 “The Magnificent Seven vs Annus horribilis”, Milan – Santeria

Latest press and interviews

Art Side of Life

I had the pleasure to be interwied on my freelance illustrator career by Iva for her blog and website. Here's the lovely chat

https://artsideoflife.com/giordano-poloni/

Illustrazioni seriali

Here's my inteview for the illustration and art blog "Illustrazioni seriali" (Italian only)

https://www.illustrazioniseriali.it/giordano-poloni-tra-presente-e-futuro/

Joe Lansdale covers  - Frizzi Frizzi

A great interview about my work on Joe Lansdale book covers for the Italian publisher Einaudi

https://www.frizzifrizzi.it/2018/07/10/giordano-poloni-e-le-copertine-dei-libri-di-lansdale-per-einaudi/

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