Dean and faculty


The Dean


Alessandro Montel is the initiator of the MADE Project.

With a degree in Law (after classical studies), he went on to study economics in the UK. In the last 25 years, he has worked as both a university teacher (teaching both in fine arts academies and the leading Italian business schools) and a business consultant, for medium and large companies, in Italy and abroad.

Motivated by a personal passion for the art world, he held, from 2012 to 2016, the role of Operating Director of GAMeC – the Modern and Contemporary Art Gallery in Bergamo. Prior to that, he was Head of the Post Graduate Area of ​​NABA (New Academy of Fine Arts, Milan), where for 10 years he also directed the Master of Arts in Communication Design.


The Faculty

A working group composed of professors, artists and designers coming from different parts of the world, with superior training and professional experience acquired in major Italian and foreign academies and universities.


And moreover: Antonio Aricò, Giuseppe Buzzotta, Lorenzo Basile, Claudio Cavallaro, Gabriella Ciancimino, Copystudio, Elisabeth Cozza, Oded Ezer, Roberto Fassone, Alessia Genovese, Cecilia Grasso, Francesco Jodice, Franco La Cecla, Davide Miccione, Minimum Studio, Riccardo Tropea, Francesco Trovato.

Guest Teacher:
Adam Broomberg
Andrea Zanderigo
Arquitectura G
Arquitectura G
Beatriz Colomina
Bethan Laura Wood
Emanuele Coccia
Erik Kessels
Fernando Laposse
Fiona Raby
Ilse Crawford
Izaskun Chinchilla
Jan Boelen
Jorge Penadés
Leopold Banchini
Leopold Banchini
MAIO Architects
Mark Wigley
Martí Guixé
Matteo Ghidoni
Max Lamb
Minimum Studio
Minimum Studio
Point Supreme Studio
Sabine Marcelis
Thomas Thwaites