Luigi Console / Visual Designer
Class 1986 from Ostuni – South Italy – with an education self-taught, Luigi Console studied in 2007/2008 at ILAS in Naples like Art Director and in the Scuola Politecnica di Design in Milan like visual designer in 2009/2010.
Class 1986 from Ostuni – South Italy – Luigi Console studied Art direction at ILAS in Naples in 2007/2008 and then Visual Design at the Scuola Politecnica di Design in Milan in 2009/2010, even if he prefers refereeing to himself as a self-taught artist. Console matched work experience with creative studios and collaboration as a freelancer but, pushed by his curiosity, he explores the use of various media, from screen printing to creative coding, from analog media to digital media, targeting his research into the connection between the many visual communication techniques such as poster design and video mapping performance.
He was partner from december 2012 to april 2015, with the studio gloWArp of Donato Maniello, a studio focused on researching and application of video mapping in the field of augmented reality, and with the studio, taking part at many festival like Oddstream Festival in Netherlands, FIMG in Spain, Chartres en Lumieres in France, before deciding to take a different path to explore new artistic fields.
The artist is co-curator with Cultural Association “Primitivi Digitali” and Studio gloWarp, of GLOWFestival, an International Festival of video mapping indoor the first festival in the south of Italy dedicated to light and its artistic value applied on cultural heritage. Currently, he also teaches at workshops for video mapping and 3D printing.