Lorenzo Bolzoni

Lorenzo Bolzoni (1981) graduated in Industrial Design from the Milan Polytechnic, in 2003, after which he attended a 3-year programme at the Comics School (Scuola del Fumetto) in Milan, specialising in Realistic Comics. In 2006, he started working in a graphic design studio in his home city, Piacenza, where he learnt the fundamental skills of the graphic design profession. Between 2007 and 2009, he collaborated with the Milan-based comics publisher ReNoir, and, since 2009, is senior designer at BAO Publishing, where he still works today. In 2014, he attended a six-month course in printing at CFP Bauer graphic design school in Milan, followed, in 2018, by a 3-month course in Type Design. He has collaborated, as teacher, with the Treviso Comic Book Festival, Mimaster Illustrazione in Milano and The Sign Comics & Arts Academy in Florence. In 2016, he served on the jury of the Annual held by the Associazione Autori di Immagini of Milano, for which, in 2018, he designed and conducted a workshop dedicated entirely to lettering in comics.