Luigi Raffaelli, graphic designer and illustrator, was trained in Milan at the European Institute of Design and CFP Bauer and collaborates with studies, public bodies, private companies and publishing houses.
He worked for Mondadori boys, Paravia Bruno Mondadori, Diario, Ventiquattro, Electa, Il Giornale, OrecchioAcerbo, Vitality, Freundin (Germany), Institute of the Italian Encyclopedia Treccani, Campanotto, Metalli Lindberg Srl, Topipittori Editore, Berloni, Hamelin Cultural Association, Municipality di Vallefoglia, Vallefoglia Library, The Le Foglie d'oro Cultural Association, ELI, Eden Viaggi, Playtown Cultural Association, Einaudi, Osservatorio Balcani
and Caucasus, Ear Books (Germany), Municipal Pharmacies Riccione, Municipality of Riva del Garda, Municipality of Arco, Ente Olivieri, Foundation "Center of historical-literary studies Natalino Sapegno - onlus".
His designs have been exhibited in Tokyo, Addis Abeba, Helsinki, Mexico City, Marseille, and in numerous Italian cities including Bologna, Milan and Urbino. In 2005 he represented Italy at the Bratislava Biennial of Illustration (BIB).
Since 2006 he teaches Illustration and Graphic Design in the Academies of Fine Arts in Bologna and Macerata.