Silvia Minguzzi

Contact Information

Phone: (970) 491-0743

Email: Silvia.Minguzzi@colostate.edu

Website: http://www.silviaminguzzi.com

Office: University Center for the Arts | Room #130

Office Hours: Tue-Wed-Thur 9-4pm

Role: Staff

Position: Design & Communication Manager

Department: Art and Art History, Art Museum, University Center for the Arts

Biography

I graduated in Italian Literature and Cinema Studies at the University of Rome (’00) with a major in Communications and New Media, and I started working as a press agent for Villa Celimontana Jazz, one of the most important Jazz festivals in Italy right away and until 2005. In ‘05 I moved to New York where I pursued graduate studies in Digital and Graphic Design at NYU, and co-founded a collective of media artists coopCreative, whose mission is to empower small businesses. I worked as the Art Director at WET Productions(’07-’09) a production company that produces media which challenges female stereotypes and advocates for equality.

In ‘09 I moved to Fort Collins, Colorado and worked as ADS Quality Rater for Google, while I kept pursuing my free lance webdesign carreer. I received a Master in Fine Arts in Graphic Design at Colorado State University in 2014, and I started teaching Graphic Design at CSU.

I cultivate my passion for singing through study and work as a soul singer. I’m among the founders of the independent band urbanSoul. I started training Capoeira, a brazilian martial art and dance form in 2011, my brazilian name is Onda (wave).

Education

MFA Graphic Design, CSU Fort Collins, CO | Bachelor degree in Italian Literature and Communication Media, La Sapeinza, Rome Italy

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