Massimiliano Mauro

Massimiliano Mauro is an independent designer and art director based in Milan. He delivers projects of data viz, information graphic, video, motion graphic, way finding, brand identity, user interface, App. 

Previously, Massimiliano worked at Wired Italia in the awarded team directed by David Moretti. During this time he worked on the digital replica of the magazine for the tablet, winning the silver medal for best magazine app 2013 at Society of Publisher Designer, US.  He worked on interactions, videos and special features of both paper and tablet edition of the magazine.

During his stay in Wired Massimiliano curated the design of the data-driven journalism pages, DATA

In parallel at the work as designer he enjoy teaching in the Scuola Politecnica di Design in the Master of Visual Design and Web Design.

Before the editorial design Massimiliano worked in Italo Lupi Studio, one of the masters of Italian Graphic Design.



2016 – Featured in CARTOGRAPHICS – Designing the Modern Map, Send Points.

2016 – Featured in Tette e Cibo, Lega Italiana per la lotta ai tumore

2015 – Mentioned in the Best Infographic with “Prossima Fermata Milano”, Society of Publisher Designer.

2014 – Silver Medal Best Infographic with “20 years of wired”, Society of Publisher Designer.

2013 – Finalist for best data-driven project with the map “#scuolesicure”, Global Editor Network

2013 – Silver Medal Best App of generale Interest with “Wired Italia”, Society of Publisher Designer.

2010 – Winner of the scholarship MIND for the Master as Scuola Politecnica di Design.


2016 – Workshop: Digital Storytelling, a digital magazine.  Students worked on digital magazine for a project of  Luca Locatelli

2015/2016 – Service Design in the retail.  client: Samsung.  Scuola Politecnica di Design.

2014 – Data Viz Lab, visualization of the open data Comune di Milano, with Giorgio Uboldi. Scuola Politecnica di Design.

2014 – Digital Publishing module in Master of Web Design, Scuola Politecnica di Design.

2014 – Digital Cartography for App, Scuola Politecnica di Design.

2013 – Digital Cartography for storytellers, Scuola Politecnica di Design. 

2012 – Appines, with Paolo Iabichino. Scuola Politecnica di Design.

Selected Clients:


Wired Germany

La Repubblica


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Massimiliano Mauro

Piazza Santa Maria alla Fontana 01, 20159 – Milano


P.I. / VAT : IT09369330965


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