Russia Beyond the Headlines

Russia Beyond the Headlines

Interview on the suplement “Russia Beyond the Headlines”, published in The Nation newspaper (in Spanish). View more

Interview on Clarín Newspaper

Interview on Clarín Newspaper

I share with you an interview that Clarín Newspaper (Argentina) did me.

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Conference on “City Branding”

Conference on “City Branding”

Sebastian Guerrini gave a conference about City Branding at the National Museum of Fine Arts. Buenos Aires, Argentina. May 2013, organized by the Friends of the National Museum.

Seminar on Corporate Identity

Seminar on Corporate Identity

End of the 2013 Seminar on Corporate Identity, at the Master in Arts in Advertising. Blanquerna Faculty of Communication, Universitat Ramon Llull, Barcelona.

Elisava

Elisava

During February, Sebastian Guerrini will teach about “Branding Places”, at the Master of Design and Communication of the Escola Elisava, Barcelona. In these classes, areas such as city brand, region brand, country brand and branding of global organizations, as well as product origin trademarks, will be developed.

New Argentinean Banknote

New Argentinean Banknote

Today I received with pride one of the new 100 Pesos Argentinean banknote, which include the design I did in 2002 of the National Shield.  

Seminar in Siberia, Russia

Seminar in Siberia, Russia

During the first week of December, I will give a seminar on Branding at Novosibirsk State University (NSPU), Siberia, Russia.

Conference and Workshop in Chile

Conference and Workshop in Chile

On November the 5th, Sebastian Guerrini will give a lecture  about “International Branding” and on the 6th, a workshop for students and teachers on “Branding Places”. Faculty of Design, University of the Pacific.

Conference

Conference

Among the activities that take place on the 50th anniversary of the creation of the  design degree of the National University of La Plata, Sebastian Guerrini will give the conference: “International Branding: The Anthropologist Designer “. Faculty of Fine Arts, Tuesday 23 October, 16 hs. Auditorium. Free admission.

Endeavor Foundation

Endeavor Foundation

In Buenos Aires on November the 2nd, 2012, Sebastian Guerrini will give a trainning on Communication for Business, addressed to entrepreneurs belonging to the program.

Elisava

Elisava

How to communicate sustainability? Lecture of Sebastian Guerrini in the Postgraduate Diploma in Design, Environment and Architecture. Escola Elisava. Barcelona, 14th June, 2012.

Blanquerna

Blanquerna

In May 2012, Sebastian Guerrini will speak on “The power of image in business and institutions” and “visual categories-country brands and private brands” in the Master’s Degree in Art Direction in Publicity. Faculty of Comunicació Blanquerna. Universitat Ramon Llull, Barcelona.

Elisava

Elisava

Since next term, Sebastian Guerrini will be responsible for the course “Methodology of graphic design” of the specialty, within the Master in Design and Communication. www.elisava.net

European Institute of Design

European Institute of Design

During January 2012, Sebastian Guerrini will give a seminar on Design, at the IED, European Institute of Design.

External Examiner

External Examiner

On June, 2011, Sebastian Guerrini was invited as External Examiner of the final projects of Graphic Design’s degree, by the Marbella design Academy.

Sebastian Guerrini: The Brands of Life

Sebastian Guerrini: The Brands of Life

Center for Cross-Cultural Design (New York)
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Sebastian Guerrini designs are published in China

Sebastian Guerrini designs are published in China

In the Magic Branding book and in The Ultimate Graphic element collection
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“The Social and Political Life of Images”

“The Social and Political Life of Images”

Essay by Sebastian Guerrini: “The Social and Political Life of Images”, published in AIGA XCD (American Institute of Graphic Arts-Center for Cross-Cultural Design)
http://blog.xcd.aiga.org/?p=1625

Are we or were we made?

Are we or were we made?

Historically, states have used the images to construct concepts of identity within their populations. Today the design is still protagonist of this process (in Spanish).
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Conscious designers

Conscious designers

Article about the capacity of designers to contribute to the social improvement. Revista Experimenta, 65 (Spain). It includes one design from Sebastian Guerrini.
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Guerrini Design Island Chosen as Winner to Represent Argentina in Frankfurt Book Fair

Guerrini Design Island Chosen as Winner to Represent Argentina in Frankfurt Book Fair

Out of 193 competitors throughout Argentina, Sebastian Guerrini’s design and slogan for the Argentine Pavilion in the 2010 Frankfurt Book Fair was select as the unanimous winner. Reports of this design were published in all the major newspaper as can be seen in the following link: View article

Guerrini Design Island wins international prize

Guerrini Design Island wins international prize

The studio Guerrini Design Island was chosen in Germany to design the image and identity for the Organic World Foundation (OWF). OWF is an organization dedicated to uniting and promoting organic production on a worldwide level.

Specialists from all over the world participated in the competition that took place in Bonn Germany searching for a visual identity for the OWF.

Sebastian Guerrini: “Communication, a necessity of the Agribusiness"

Sebastian Guerrini: “Communication, a necessity of the Agribusiness"

La Nación Newspaper, Argentina, 05/29/2010

El branding o la imagen de marca ha sido, hasta hace poco tiempo, una palabra desconocida para quienes trabajaban en cualquier sector del campo argentino.

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Award, 2009

Award, 2009

Sebastian Guerrini has been awarded as Doctor of Philosophy in Communications & Image Studies, by the University of Kent. Canterbury, England.

United Design 2009

United Design 2009

Guerrini Design Island has been chosen as the Argentine representative for the United Design Exhibition 2009 in Los Angeles

The Exhibition, which gathers the top graphic designers from all over the world, is organized as a celebration of international awareness between education and profession in graphic design. This year it will be held in the Main Gallery of the California State University.

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Eurofruit magazine, UK, August 2009

Eurofruit magazine, UK, August 2009

Demonstrating the benefits of organics begins with brand image

Interview with Sebastian Guerrini and Alejandra Guiterrez from Organic Agriculture Design about the advantages of creating a solid visual identity for organic produce.

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Los Grobo, Argentina 2009

Los Grobo, Argentina 2009

The Guerrini Island designed annual report Communication on Progress by agribusiness company Grupo Los Grobo was awarded special recognition by the United Nation’s Global Compact Office this year. The Global Compact Office, responsible for promoting public transparency and accountability among global companies found the COP report and design to be “of outstanding quality” and a project that “can serve as an illustration and inspirational example”. As such, the report will be given special prominence on the UN Global Compact Office website.

International award

International award

One of our designs won The Readership Group Award, from the Global Reporting Initiative, The Netherlands, 2008. The Fundación Empredimientos Rurales Los Grobo´s report won the Best Report, in the Non-Business category, (non-profit and/or public organizations reports).

SustainAble – UK, July 2008

SustainAble – UK, July 2008

Edited by Rockport Publishers. A Handbook of Materials and Applications for Graphic Designers and Their Clients. Guerrini Design Island works published.

Infocampo – Argentina, October 2008

Infocampo – Argentina, October 2008

“The images get inside the agricultural enterprises” Interview to Sebastián Guerrini around his approach about agribusiness and design (Spanish only). View article

Excellent. Annual of International Design 2008 – China, June 2008

Excellent. Annual of International Design 2008 – China, June 2008

Edited by Flying Dragon Group Culture. The book is a selection of works done by various studios around the world.

Information Design Workbook – USA, May 2008

Information Design Workbook – USA, May 2008

Edited by Rockport Publishers. Graphic Approaches, Solutions, and Inspiration plus 30 Case Studies. Works done by Guerrini Design Island published.

TypoGraphic Journal 64 – England. (International Society of Typographic Designers)

TypoGraphic Journal 64 – England. (International Society of Typographic Designers)

Sebastian Guerrini: Banknotes and National Identity: how the nation is in your pocket. Related link

Ciencia Hoje Magazine – Brazil, July 2006

Ciencia Hoje Magazine – Brazil, July 2006

Article illustrated with pictures designed by the studio for the Science Mercosur meeting. View article

Design 360° Magazine – China, May 2006

Design 360° Magazine – China, May 2006

Article about Sebastián Guerrini.

IdN Magazine – Hong Kong, February 2006

IdN Magazine – Hong Kong, February 2006

Look who’s drawing? Don’t cry for them, Argentina IdN featured dozen of illustrators.

ICOGRADA – August 2005

ICOGRADA – August 2005

Branding the Nation or Branding the Country? Sebastian Guerrini, designer of the visual identity of several government bodies, explores the identification of origin in a thought-provoking essay exploring this hot topic from a sociological angle. Related link

Viva Magazine (Clarín Newspaper) – Argentina, August 2005

Viva Magazine (Clarín Newspaper) – Argentina, August 2005

Article about Sebastián Guerrini. Related link

"Branding Logos And Marks" – Japan, July 2005

"Branding Logos And Marks" – Japan, July 2005

Edited by ICO (International Creators Organization). The book, a selection of brand identity studios around the world, contains an essay and a graphic section about Guerrini Design Island activity. Down on the right of the cover, SO identity, designed by Sebastián Guerrini.

Package & Design – China, March 2005

Package & Design – China, March 2005

Article about Guerrini Design Island in the Chinese magazine Package & Design, one of the most important design magazines of Asia.

Photoshop Fix – USA, March 2005

Photoshop Fix – USA, March 2005

Article in the official publication of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals about one of our works.

Radio Continental – Argentina, November 2004

Radio Continental – Argentina, November 2004

Interview on Nation and Image in AM 590 Radio Continental.

La Nación – Argentina, November 2003

La Nación – Argentina, November 2003

In search of a sacred seal. Brand country: The Lord of the Shields. Article about Sebastián Guerrini and his project “Marca Nación” (Brand Nation), in the special supplement from La Nación newspaper “La nación al mundo” (The nation to the world). Related link

Competition – International day against violence on women

Competition – International day against violence on women

The poster “International day against violence on women” has been pre-selected to compete in the international poster competition of Chaumont (France). Besides, it will be exhibited from 4 october – 1 december 2003 in the Affichemuseum (Poster Museum) in Hoorn, Holland.

2nd Award for Sebastián Guerrini at the National Assembly Hall of Design

2nd Award for Sebastián Guerrini at the National Assembly Hall of Design

The brand “Argentina for Export” received an award in the category Communication, in the 6th Assembly Hall of Design in October this year at the Palais de Glace, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Novum Magazine – Germany, April 2003

Novum Magazine – Germany, April 2003

www.novumnet.de “Sebastian Guerrini, La Plata (ARG). Strongly influenced by recent developments in his country. His work is not only a reflection of his spirit, but perhaps also of that of a whole nation…”

DX Magazine N° 19 – Mexico

DX Magazine N° 19 – Mexico

Identity and difference on Design. “en esta ocasión es Joan Costa, entusiasta estudioso del tema, quien platica con DX en torno de este tema; después Sebastián Guerrini, diseñador argentino…” (Spanish only).

Proposal – Redesign of The Argentinean National Emblem

Proposal – Redesign of The Argentinean National Emblem

For further info click here (spanish only).

Notebook
Conference and exhibition

Conference and exhibition

Sebastian Guerrini: October the 7th ,  North Carolina, United States. More information

United Designs International Biennial

These are posters I am showing at the United Designs International Biennial, an exhibition of posters from 300 designers worldwide. This year, I am pleased to be one of the five featured designers. University of Missouri-St. Louis. August 22 - September 14, 2013, Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.Gallery FAB in UMSL's Fine Arts Building, Florissant Road and Rosedale More information
Distinction

Distinction

Thanks to the National University of La Plata for giving me a distinction in recognition of my professional career, as part of the celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the creation of their degrees in design.
Release

Release

Some of my designs were published in “Design Elements: Color Fundamentals”, by Aaris Sherin. Rockport, New York. 2012.  
Publication

Publication

The brand design and its identity manual created by our study for the Grupo Los Grobo, was taken as example of Corporate Image Manual in the design book “Gli occhi the graph” (Italy, 2012), written by Giovanni Stefani Federle and Carla Stefani.
Sebastian Guerrini speaker in e-Citybranding Course. Barcelona, CCCB.

26th September, 2011

Sebastian Guerrini speaker in e-Citybranding Course. Barcelona, CCCB.

Seminar for companies in incubation

July 15, 2011

Seminar for companies in incubation

On July 15, Sebastian Guerrini gave at Barcelona Activa a seminar for companies in incubation, called: "The power of image: Brands, communications, Internet, social networks and businesses."
Brand Latin America and Brand Nation

July 12, 2011.

Brand Latin America and Brand Nation

Conference of Sebastian Guerrini at House of America in Catalunya, Barcelona, View info
Icograda´s Galeria: Sebastian Guerrini (Argentina)

Icograda´s Galeria: Sebastian Guerrini (Argentina)

Buenos Aires International Theatre Festival. Icograda: International Council of Graphic Design Associations. View article at www.icograda.org/feature/galleria/galleria441.htm
Exhibition “Agitators of Conscience”

Friday 28th of January

Exhibition “Agitators of Conscience”

Opening day of the exhibition "Agitators of Conscience" at the Centre d'Art de L'Hospitalet, Barcelona TeclaSala. Among others, posters by Sebastian Guerrini can be seen there.
Pictures from the exhibition
Pictures from Frankfurt 2010

Pictures from Frankfurt 2010

«TaMga»

«TaMga»

Sebastian Guerrini has been appointed as member of the jury of theInternational biennial of trade marks and logotypes «TaMga» (Russia,Novosibirsk) + info
Conference of Sebastian Guerrini in Design Fest, Guadalajara, Mexico

30th of September, 2010

Conference of Sebastian Guerrini in Design Fest, Guadalajara, Mexico

1st International Congress of Design and Innovation in Catalonia

18th of March 2010

1st International Congress of Design and Innovation in Catalonia

Barcelona, lecture by Sebastian Guerrini on“Designing Nationality” at the 1st International Congress of Design and Innovation in Catalonia.
Canterbury, UK. Sebastian Guerrini was admitted to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Communications & Image Studies.

November 20th 2009

Canterbury, UK. Sebastian Guerrini was admitted to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Communications & Image Studies.

Exhibition entitled “Agitadores de Conciencia”

Exhibition entitled “Agitadores de Conciencia”

Sebastian Guerrini´s design work is on display in Spain as part of a travelling exhibition entitled “Agitadores de Conciencia” (Conscience Agitators) organized by the International University of Menéndez Pelayo (Canarias).Guerrini´s poster design was one of 25 works selected world wide. + Info
Sebastian Guerrini Q&A interview on the debate of Rebrand Tasmania

December 14th, 2009

Sebastian Guerrini Q&A interview on the debate of Rebrand Tasmania

An interview given regarding the national identity representation of Tasmania. Read
Inks and watercolors – Exhibit by Sebastian Guerrini

September 11st, 2008.

Inks and watercolors – Exhibit by Sebastian Guerrini

info: www.guerriniart.com
Seminar of Sebastián Guerrini in Guatemala

October 27th, 2007

Seminar of Sebastián Guerrini in Guatemala

The course examined the role of image, design and identity, focused on collective identities and communications in the rural sector. www.unis.edu.gt (spanish only)
"Identidad e Imagen" design exhibition

July 6th, 2007

"Identidad e Imagen" design exhibition

Exhibition and disertation by Sebastián Guerrini in Santa Rosa, La Pampa.
Design in the West

October 29th, November 4th and 11th 2006

Design in the West

Sebastián Guerrini’s Exhibit and course in Trenque Lauquen. At Trenque Lauquen’s municipal palace, the exhibit of Sebastián Guerrini’s designs was inaugurated, along with the course given in the same city.
Guerrini Design Island at BA Design Festival

October 12th - 29th, 2006

Guerrini Design Island at BA Design Festival

Being part of a selection of studies that are representative of the new Argentine design, the studio has shown its pieces of work as part of the NIU section from the event organized by the Metropolitan Design Center of Buenos Aires.
DCV 2006

September 21st and 22nd, 2006

DCV 2006

Sebastián Guerrini’s participation at the First International Congress on Design and Technology as a supporting personality. La Plata.
Grafikar award

December 2005

Grafikar award

Sebastian Guerrini is awarded by Grafikar for his long standing professional achievements.
Ecodar

December 2005.

Ecodar

Public presentation of the new brand for the Argentine Diaspora (Ecodar). Related link
Branding for Tourism companies

November, 2005

Branding for Tourism companies

Conference on branding for Tourism companies, Secretary of Industry of the Argentine Nation. Auditorium Hall.
Exhibit of Ecomateriais presented in Porto, Portugal

November 2005

Exhibit of Ecomateriais presented in Porto, Portugal

Fully designed by Guerrini Design Island.
Conference at Facultad de Bellas Artes

Conference at Facultad de Bellas Artes

Guest Speaker at the Facultad de Bellas Artes (Art School) of the National University of La Plata.
Conference at the 1st International Seminar of Design. Puebla, México

October 13th and 14th, 2004

Conference at the 1st International Seminar of Design. Puebla, México

Guests: Julio Frías Peña / Mexico Dicken Castro / Colombia Gerardo Sánchez Vallejo / Mexico Studio Tapiro / Italy Sebastián Guerrini / Argentina Luis Almeida / Mexico Theodora Mantzaris-Kindel / Greece Juan Carlos Fernández / Mexico Lance Wyman / United States
Institutional Image Capacitation. Course about Public Top Gerency

June 11th, 2004

Institutional Image Capacitation. Course about Public Top Gerency

Secretary of University Extension. National University of La Plata.
Argentine forum of Design. Roundtable on Brand Country. Buenos Aires Design.

June 7th, 2004

Argentine forum of Design. Roundtable on Brand Country. Buenos Aires Design.

Ernesto Savaglio (publicist), Sebastián Guerrini (desginer) y Adrián Lebendiker (general directo of CMD).
Presentation of the project "Marca Nación"('Nation' Brand) at the theatre "El Globo".

March 31st, 2004

Presentation of the project "Marca Nación"('Nation' Brand) at the theatre "El Globo".

City of Buenos Aires.
Presentation of the project "Marca Nación" (Nation Brand) for the Argentinian Republic

October 24th, 2003

Presentation of the project "Marca Nación" (Nation Brand) for the Argentinian Republic

Before a large audience, Sebastián Guerrini presented his concrete proposal for a system of identification for the whole of the activities in his country.
Debate about "The dream of the reason makes monsters"

May 21st, 2003

Debate about "The dream of the reason makes monsters"

European Design Institute, Barcelona. Guests: Andrea Rauch, Juli Capella, Francisco Jarauta, Eric Olivares, Sergio Volturo y Sebastián Guerrini.
To build an Image

May 15th, 2003

To build an Image

Training for companies. Fundación Popular. Quito, Ecuador.
Brand Nation

May, 7th 2003

Brand Nation

Talks with the Professionals. University of Palermo. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Seminar on Image

March/April 2003

Seminar on Image

MA of Design University of Palermo/ University of Barcelona. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Reflections about National Identity

December, 18th 2002

Reflections about National Identity

Year-end meeting of Acaneb, Argentine-Nederland Association of Ex-Grantees. Club del Progreso. Buenos Aires, Argentina.