What Am I Doing, Now?

La question n’est pas de travailler,
c’est de fair croire aux autres qu’on travaille.

—Tristan Bernard.


Inspired by the NowNowNow movement, in this page you can find what I am doing now.
(Updated on April 2020)

I work as a Senior Strategic Designer in the fields of Service Design, UX Design, Interaction Design, User Research, User Interface Design, Usability Testing and managing small remote groups of designers and developers.


I am expanding my online and live Facilitation services to cover: Collective Intelligence Design, Systems Practice and Systems Change.


I am writing about my experience on this blog. Thing I wanted to do for +20 years. Read my latest articles:

Systemic Design Toolkit by Kristel van Ael of Namahn
Keynote: Hands-on with Systemic Design by Kristel van Ael of Namahn during The Virtual Design Thinking BarCamp 2020 .
Massimo Curatella interviewed on Knowledge Management by David Orban
This is an extract of the interview transcript that David Orban conducted live on the 14 April 2020 for his Internet who Searching For The Question Live. Massimo Curatella (me!) was interviewed on …
Speculative Design, Critical Design, and Future Design. Notes from the Webinar by Debora Bottà
Speculative Design is about re-imagining our imagination to create better futures that are possible and desirable.
Facilitating Complexity Thinking
How to facilitate group processes in solving simple, complicated, and complex Problems. Methods applied in the 1st Workshop of OsservAgro.
How to take a digital note, webinar by Tiago Forte
Live notes taken during Tiago Forte's webinar on Building a Second Brain
I don’t want everything to go back to the way it was.
I want a mosaic, where each one is a slow and precious fragment, and where there is no need for bars or bans to notice the grace of this springtime.
Workshop Design methods, Discovery and Ideation
How I used facilitation tools and techniques to organize and deliver a series of workshops for the Observatory on the Dialogue in the Agrifood System (OsservAgro).
Facilitating Collective Intelligence for the Sustainability of Agri-food
My experience as a facilitator of five workshops, for the Dialogue in the Agri-food System Observatory (Osservagro)
Strategic Design for Collective Intelligence
A Strategic Designer Collective facilitates Collective Intelligence for leaders and decision-makers to be more than the sum of their parts.
Design is Planning
Design is planning the purpose of something before it is made. Build more rational and useful products and services by carefully planning their making.
Massimo Curatella
Massimo Curatella

Designer, Facilitator, Writer.