BORN IN MILAN, ITALY, STUDIED WITH ALBE STEINER AT SOCIETÀ UMANITARIA. PARTNER WITH HIS BROTHER MAURIZIO IN MILANI DESIGN STUDIO.
His work includes branding programs, logo design, corporate identity programs, book design, posters.
He has been a professor at Cooper Union and Art Directors Club, New York; University of Lawrence, Kansas; Parsons School of Design, Santo Domingo; University of Beijing, China; Istituto Europeo di Design and Politecnico University, Milan; University of Santander, Spain; Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Egypt.
Mr Milani has been a member of Alliance Graphique Internationale (AGI), the most prestigious designers association, since 1983.
His publications include Graphis Annual, AIGA Graphic Design, Linea Grafica, Novum Gebrauchsgraphics, Domus, Abitare, and Print.
His work has been exhibited in New York, Milan, Rome, Frankfurt, Paris, Madrid, Kanagawa, Sao Paulo, Mexico City and Lima.
Mr. Milani has been awarded with numerous prizes, including most recently: the 1995 New York City Capital of the World poster contest; the 2000 Promosedia International Chairs Show poster contest; and the 2004 Compasso d’Oro at Triennale di Milano.
In 2004 he designed a poster for Peace published worldwide by the United Nations, and included in the Graphis Annual 2005.