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Danilo Venturi


Writer, Lecturer, Consultant and Director

Writer, Lecturer, Consultant and Director of Polimoda, International Institute of Fashion Design & Business. Specialised in Art Directing and Strategic Branding for fashion, with an academic background in Politics and an interdisciplinary career featuring music,e-commerce, concept stores and luxury lingerie. Obsessed with ethic and aesthetic research, proponent of a conceptual approach to fashion, a visionary manager, always attentive to new languages and imageries, author of Luxury Hackers and Momenting the Memento.


Polimoda is known worldwide for its independence in thinking and action by combining business and design across all departments. Considered by the Business of Fashion as the best fashion institute in Italy, and amongst the top ten in the world, Polimoda balances the know-how of Italian design and production with an international vision. With 70% of students from countries outside Italy, Polimoda is a cultural force in the heart of Florence.