Presenter Carlo Ratti.
Photo: © Raffaele Mariotti,
13 October 2008 - 19 October 2008


Multiverso: Icograda Design Week Torino 2008
Politecnico di Torino

Over 250 delegates joined together in Torino, Italy for the Icograda Design Week. With workshops, presentations and exhibitions, this event brought together professionals from various sectors of visual communication to look at the theme, Multiverso. Offering answers to the complex world we live in, Multiverso is a flexible, multifaceted reality that gathers different cultures and often unpredictable interaction methods.

International conference

With presentations by 14 thought leaders from around the world, the International Conference explored different processes and projects within the Muliverso theme.


Four workshops, held by prominent design leaders, brought forth creativity and energy through dynamic interactivity and group collaboration.


"Mulitverso", the main exhibition, featured an international selection of communication design work addressing the event's theme.

"Italic 2.0" showcased contemporary developments in the Italian typographic scene.

"Alba. New Italian Posters" presented the work of 42 Italian graphic designers created between 2000 and 2007.

Presenting partners