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The Generation Y Festival spread all over the city of Florence. The festival program is intentionally designed in different places and it maps different design related institutions and spaces, giving participants, especially international students, an opportunity to discover people and places in Florence that are connected with graphic design and illustration local scene and create new networks and platform for future collaboration.
Marco Degl'Innocenti Brucio, Nazanin Rastan aka Mafreshou, Jonathan Calugi, Alessandra Tempesti, Ghada Wali, Stefano Rovai, Fabio Guida, Ingrid Lamminpaa, Andrea Rauch, Laura Moretti, Cosimo Lorenzo Pancini, Giulia Ursenna Dorati, Gianni Sinni, Andrea Tartarelli, Francesco Catelani, Michelle Davis.
Generation Y Graphic Design Festival first edition featured Rights in Love, Posterheroes 6th edition contest finalists exhibition, Game of Chaos - Comic Fanzine workshop, Masterclass by Fabio Guida about How to Win a Design Contest, Social Design Forum, series of presentations by emerging designers, Why Type - typography workshop, Why Work - Open discussion and a closing SWAP Design Party with a DJ set. 

Thanks to all participants of the festival and to you for watching the presentation!
See you next year in Florence!

Festival team
Graphic design by  Julia van der Vorst and Viktoria Brandstetter
Motion graphics by  Moiz Qazi Abdul and Adriana Vargas
Videography by  Julia van der Vorst and Moiz Qazi Abdul
Festival curated by  Nvard Yerkanian 
Special thanks to
Laura Ottina, Fabio Guida, Cosimo Lorenzo Pancini
IED Firenze, Black Spring Bookstore, L'Appartamento, Quinoa Restaurant, Il Bisonte, Hostel Tasso
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