Italian Director and Designer specialized in visual communication, branding, and motion design for brands and TV channels mainly in Italy, United Kingdom, and the USA. His work has been published in several magazines, books, and websites, and won a PromaxBDA Europe award in 2012. He has conducted training and conferences in Europe and Asia, and taught motion design at the "Accademia di Belle Arti" of Urbino, Italy.

Curriculum Vitae on LinkedIn

He was born in 1980 in a small town surrounded by the central Italian Alps. He loves snowboarding and takes part in various competitions, and is one of the best Italian riders. Photos of De Agostini have been published in magazines, advertisements, on websites, and in catalogs. He worked with Airwalk Co., developing new materials for their snowboarding production line.
De Agostini graduated from High School and then moved to Milan to attend college, majoring in Industrial Design with an emphasis in Communication Design (MFA). During this time, he also began several work projects that required him to travel around the world.
He started his design career drawing snowboards for Blackhole, becoming soon their art director. He approached to broadcast design at La7 television in Rome working on promos, tv shows, campaigns, network identity and participating twice to the channel rebrand.
He lived in Rome, Milan, Sao Paulo, New York and London. He is currently working with a number of agencies and studios around the globe.


2017 October
The Chemistry of the Emotions won the Best Indie Commercial at IRISH International Film Festival, Gorey, Ireland

2017 September
The Chemistry of the Emotions won the Award of Excellence at BEST SHORTS Competition, La Jolla, CA, USA
The Chemistry of the Emotions was awarded Silver at the BELIFF International Film Festival, London UK

2017 February
An article about me was published on Il Valtellinese

2017 February
I'm part of the elite jury of the Promaxbda Europe Awards '17 at Viacom

2016 June
I was selected to compete at Pixels of Fury, during the Cannes Lions Festival and Awards

I was part of the jury of Promaxbda Europe Awards '16, taking place at RAI in Rome

The Alfa Romeo Enhance yourself  commercial that I directed won the second prize at the Zooppa contest

I was part of the jury of Promaxbda Europe Awards '15, taking place at Sky Italy

2014 July
I was interviewed on VTM

2014 February
Grey's Anatomy has been Featured on Motion Graphics Served

2013 July
Xinjiang Ident has been published on Style Frames New York

2013 February
Promaxbda Europe Awards Finalist "Best Sponsor Integration" - Atlantide

2013 February
Snowbombing has been published on Style Frames New York

2012 August
DeaKids boards have been published on the gallery of Style Frames New York

2012 June
The newspaper "La Provincia di Sondrio" published an article about me.

2012 March
Promaxbda Europe Awards Attrazione Rugby won the gold!

2012 March
Promaxbda Europe Awards Finalist - Missione Natura
Promaxbda Europe Awards Finalist - Attrazione Rugby

2012 January
An article about me has been published on, italian only.

2011 August
Exhibition Questione di Stile, Spoltore, Italy

2011 January published an article titled 21 Inspiring showreels, mine is one of them

2010 August
19th Volley Grand Prix campaign published on PromaxBDA daily brief

2010 March
Promaxbda Europe Awards Finalist "Best sports promo" - 6 Nations Rugby '09 campaign

2010 February
Interview about me published on CG Advertising

2010 January
An Interview about me published on

2009 December
Showreel 2009 "The Movie of the Day" on

2009 August
Article about me titled "The stellar portfolio of Carlo De Agostini" was published on

2009 August
Idents La7 2009 "The Movie of the Day" on

2009 March
I was featured on the book Web Design Index by Content.04, Pepin press

I was published on Computer Arts Projects UK issue 117

2008 April
Cinema La7 "The Movie of the Day" on

Computer Arts UK issue 151

My work was featured on FEFÈ Visual Magazine #6 available all over the world

I was one of the artists featured on the book New Media Design - Le nuove frontiere dell'arte - written by Alberto Cecchi

My work was shown at the International Observatory of ViedRAM the 5th International Festival of Video Designer, Rome

Article about me on

I won the Special award at the 3rd National Concourse of Photography, Morbegno