Pino Trogu

Pino Trogu (artist, educator), School of Design, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Ave., FA 121, San Francisco, CA 94132, U.S.A. Email:

Pino Trogu teaches data visualization, drawing and letterpress at San Francisco State University. He holds an MFA in graphic design from the Rhode Island School of Design, where he was a Fulbright scholar; a BFA in graphic design from Istituto Superiore Industrie Artistiche, Urbino, Italy; and a Diploma in industrial design from Istituto Statale d’Arte Oristano, Sardinia, Italy. He is an author, most recently of “Counting But Losing Count: the Legacy of Otto Neurath’s Isotype Charts,” Visible Language 52, No. 2 (2018) and “The Image of the Book: Cognition and the Printed Page,” Design Issues 31, No. 3 (2015).


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Giorgio Scarpa’s Model of a Sea Urchin Inspires New Instrumentation

April 2019