de.MO is an award-winning, multidisciplinary design firm that collaborates with a wide range of international clients, from start-ups to established businesses—all of them seeking authentic expression, cultural relevance and deeper engagement. Our global team produces strategic, visually dynamic solutions that successfully articulate each brand’s character and mission.

Founded in 1997, in Milan, Italy, by Giorgio Baravalle and Elizabeth Logan-Baravalle, de.MO has been housed since 2002 in a restored 19th-century carriage house in Millbrook, New York. 

Graphic Design & Art Direction
Brand Identity & Strategy
Websites & Ecommerce
Marketing & Social Media Campaigns
Product & Packaging Design
Book Design & Packaging
Environmental & Interior Design
Video Design & Title Animation


Clio Awards
American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA)
Art Directors Club of New York (ADC)
British Design & Art Direction (D&AD)
The Type Directors Club (TDC)


Select Clients
Alicia Adams Alpaca
Chronicle Books
Dutchess Land Conservancy
Gray Kunz Restaurants
Hearst Corporation
International Center for Photography
Jon de la Cruz Interior Design
Magnum Photo
Melcher Media
MISH New York
Morgenthal Frederics
Random House
Redux Pictures
Chef Rick Laakkonen
Salt & Char
Studio Museum in Harlem
Tufts University
United Nations
VII Photo

The Design for Humanity initiative at Fordham University in New York was
launched by the Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs in partnership with the The UN Migration Agency. 

The featured photo is from the panel discussion Design for Advocacy and Social Communication in Crisis : How Design Drives Storytelling for Humanitarian Advocacy with Moderator Babita Bisht (Expert on Strategic Engagement and Advocacy) and Speakers Thatcher Bean (Film Director Mass Design Group), Leslie Thomas (Founder Larc Architecture and Art Works Projects), Seán Ó hAodha (Deputy Director, Humanitarian Unit, Irish Aid) and our own Giorgio Baravalle.