We are a team of designers, architects and communication specialists that crafts and evolves meaningful brands through effective ideas and strategic thinking.

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People
We are a pool of diversity. At present, 7 professionals with complementary skills and at times contrasting opinions, bring their insightful and strategic focus to brand-oriented issues.

Eugenio Castiglioni
Creative director. Education Scuola Politecnica di Design, Milano. Co-founder of CCRZ in 2007.

Paolo Cavalli
Creative director. Education Politecnico di Milano, Architecture. Guest lecturer at SUPSI. Co-founder of CCRZ in 2007.

Marco Zürcher
Creative director. Education CSIA, Lugano. Guest lecturer at SUPSI Lugano. Co-founder of CCRZ in 2007.

Marco Cassino
Senior graphic designer. Education Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venezia. Joined CCRZ in 2008.

 

Simone Colombo
Junior graphic designer. Education in Visual Communication SUPSI. Joined CCRZ in 2019.

Daiana Riva
Senior graphic designer. Education in Visual Communication SUPSI. Joined CCRZ in 2012.

Tiziana Tosoni
Interior designer and project manager. Education Politecnico di Milano. Joined CCRZ in 2018.

Clients
We take the utmost care in listening to our clients because we believe that the success of a project is built on a deep understanding of its objectives. We always seek individual solutions and often establish long-term relationships.

Commercial

1h Clean

Alecom

Altaeco Group

Andina Maker

Cetra Alimentari

Check-up

Cinex Brazil

Desalto

Dexo

Dow Chemicals

Dresswall

EC Studio

EFG Bank

Fioroni design

Gallotti&Radice

GSI

Kappaventotto

Leaf

Luceplan

Making Stands

Mandarin Oriental

MDF Italia

Migros Ticino

Modaluce

Momò

Onsitestudio

PaganiWorks

Phaidon

PPM Industries

Prodir

Q1

Quadro Vehicles

Ratti

Rawstove

Schertler

Securlift

Sensai

Sintetica

Sparton

Stellavox

Tapisan

Victorinox Italia

Culture

Archivio Cattaneo

Associazione Danza Contemporanea Svizzera

Biennale dell’immagine Chiasso

Chiasso Letteraria

Chiasso, Culture in movimento

Collezione Olgiati

Dintorni dello sguardo 2

Domus

Edizioni Casagrande

Florette Edizioni

Fondazione Archivio Donetta

Fondazione d’Arte Erich Lindenberg

Fondazione Monte Verità

Holcim Foundation

Humboldt Books

LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura

MASI Lugano

Museo cantonale d’Arte Lugano

Museo Civico Villa dei Cedri

Museo d’Arte Lugano

Museo d’Arte Mendrisio

Museo di Val Verzasca

Percento Culturale Migros

Prix Meret Oppenheim

Quodlibet editore

Studio CCRZ

Teatro del Tempo

Teatro dell’Architettura Mendrisio

Trickster-p

Villa del Grumello

Institutions/Education

Accademia Architettura Mendrisio

Buchbon

Camera di Commercio di Como

Città di Lugano

Comune di Balerna

Comune di Chiasso

Comune di Rossa

FAS, Federazione Architetti Svizzeri

Giovani Industriali di Como

Kiefer Hablitzel Preis

Lura Ambiente

PVP Piano Viabilità del Polo Luganese

RSI Radiotelevisione svizzera italiana

Scuola Club Migros

SUPSI Campus Mendrisio

Ticino Film Commision

Ufficio Cultura Chiasso

Ufficio Federale della Cultura UFC

Unione Industriali di Como

Univercomo

USI Università della Svizzera italiana

Various/Other

Act Now

Adriana Beretta

Alpe del lupo

Anthology Film Archive

Architetti Brambilla Orsoni

Assistenza e Cura a Domicilio

Associazione Biblioteca Salita dei Frati

Associazione Svizzera degli editori e dei librai

Associazione VivaChiasso

ATFMR

Bettina Mengani Eggmann

BSI Contemporary Art Collection

Comitato Balerna Sì

Dr. Chattanooga & The Navarones

L’Ideatorio

Libreria Agorà

Mariapia Borgnini

Pardo al Parco

Polyedra

Specimen

Studio Ivano Gianola Architetto

Torricelli Zwerger

Verdi di Lugano

Zürcher Balmelli & Partners

Competencies

We are versatile and multidisciplinary, and synchronize our competencies with trusted creative specialists when the project requires.

Art Direction

Strategy

Print

Web

Graphic design

Identity design

Corporate design

Exhibition design

Editorial design

Book design

Product design

Packaging design

Signage design

Shop design

Web design

Multi-channel marketing

Publishing

Storytelling

Content creation

Copywriting

Naming

Campaigns

Photography

Video

Commercials

Motion Graphics

Styling

Architecture

Business Model Generation Workshops

Coaching

Awards & Distinctions
With great clients, great things happen. For them and for us. Here are some winning moments.

Awards & Featurings

2010
Best Cover Design, Rockport Publishers

2011
Italian Design Is Coming Home. to Switzerland, William Georgi and Tommaso Minnetti, Actar Publishers

2013
Red Dot Award, Corporate Identity, Be Pure Campaign, Prodir

2014
Swiss Poster Award

2014
Type Plus, Adrian Shaughnessy and Tony Brook, Unit edition

2014
100 Beste Plakate 2014, Deutschland, Österreich, Schweiz, by Verlag Hermann Schmidt

2014
IF Design Award, Corporate Communication, PVP, City of Lugano

2014
NiVo, Revue pour l’architecture et le fibres-ciment, Éditeur FibreCem Holding SA

2014
Form, (in no. 253), Land of Design – Switzerland,Peter Wesner Publisher

2015
50 Books/50 Covers, published by Observer Edition with AIGA, American Institute of Graphic Arts

2015
Transparent. Transparencies in design, Victionary

2015
Trnava Poster Triennal, Jan Koniarek Gallery in Trnava,Slovensko

2015
Idn International design Network (vol.22 no.1), Sistem Design Limited, Hong Kong

2015
Novum, World of graphic design, Stiebner Verlag

2015
Signage & Wayfinding Design, Designersbooks, Beijing

2015
New Signage Design. Connecting People & Spaces, Promopress

2016
Holistic Retail Design, Frame Publishers

Exhibitions

2014
100 beste Plakate 14. Deutschland Österreich Schweiz, Staatliche Museum in Berlin

2014
Senza meta. Il libro come pensiero fotografico, curated by Elio Grazioli (nell’ambito di Fotografia europea), Chiostri di San Pietro, Reggio Emilia

2015
50 Books/50 Covers, AIGA national conference, New Orleans

2016
Swiss Style Now, 41 Cooper Gallery (Cooper Union), New York

2019
Swiss Form
Idea magazine 387, Japan

Here are some projects we’ve worked on recently:

Contacts
Would like to get in touch? For business enquiries please contact studio@ccrz.ch
If you are interested in applying for an internship please email cv@ccrz.ch with your digital portfolio or link.

Switzerland
CCRZ s.a.
via Silva, 5
6828 Balerna
+41 (0) 91 690 50 10
studio@ccrz.ch
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Italy
CCRZ s.r.l.
via Roma, 14
22040 Anzano del Parco
+39 031 4100622
studio@ccrz.ch
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