Andrea Benedetti

Data visualization, creative coding and communication design.

PhD Student at the Department of Design, Politecnico di Milano
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Freelance Designer
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Instagram - @bndndr.git
Twitter - @bndndrea
ObservableHQ - @andreabenedetti
Github - @andreabenedetti


  • Gobbo, B., Briones Rojas, M. A., Aversa, E., Elli, T., Benedetti, A., Mauri, M. & Colombo, G. (2022). Staging and storing data sprint-based research results: a communication design approach. Dígitos. Revista de Comunicación Digital, 8: 87-108. DOI: 10.7203/drdcd.v1i8.241
  • Mauri, M. et al. (2022). Making posters to understand statistics: Towards a didactical approach in communication design. DRS2022: Bilbao. 10.21606/drs.2022.597
  • Pallacci, V., Benedetti, A., Elli, T., Mauri, M., Spadini, E., & Maggetti, D. (2022). Visualizing the genetic process of literary works. Culture Digitali: Intersezioni, Filosofia, Arti, Media. AIUCD 2022.
  • Gobbo, B., & Benedetti, A. (2021). Expressive digital place making as means of aggregation.: A case study from the COVID-19 pandemic. CHItaly 2021: 14th Biannual Conference of the Italian SIGCHI Chapter, 1–5. 10.1145/3464385.3464731
  • BENEDETTI, A., Rabello, E. T., Gommeh, E., Benedetti, A., Valerio-Ureña, G., & Metze, T. (2021). Mapping online visuals of shale gas controversy: A digital methods approach. Information, Communication & Society. 10.1080/1369118X.2021.1934064
  • Benedetti, A., Elli, T., & Mauri, M. (2020, July). “DRAWING WITH CODE”: THE EXPERIENCE OF TEACHING CREATIVE CODING AS A SKILL FOR COMMUNICATION DESIGNERS. EDULEARN20 Proceedings. 10.21125/edulearn.2020.0982

Teaching activities


  • Linguaggi visuali per sistemi complessi, Università di Udine 2022
  • Master in Business Intelligence and Big Data Analytics, Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca 2021—2022
  • Digital Methods: a practical overview, SOAS University of London 2022


  • Final Synthesis Design Studio, Politecnico di Milano 2017—2022
  • "Draw With Code" Creative Coding, Politecnico di Milano 2018—2022
  • Generative Posters by Edwin Jakobs, Politecnico di Milano 2018—2022