Farani costume house, Rome
Period: july - august 2008
I worked as painter on costumes for the lyrical Opera “La Celestina”.
I made aging effects and gold and silver leaf applications on cotton and felt.
for Teatro de La Zarzuela of Madrid.
Costume designer: Domenico Franchi
Annamode costume house, Rome
Period: march 2011
I worked as painter on costumes for the lyrical Opera “Turandot” .
I decorated silk fabrics with chinese figures and frames.
for Teatro alla Scala in Milan.
Costume designer: Cristian Taraborrelli
Maurizio Bazar, Rome
Period: december 2014 to january 2015
I Painted aging effects on helmets for the lyrical opera " Aida" for Teatro alla Scala in Milan.
Costume designer: Nana' Cecchi
Education and vocational training
Artistic Liceo Alberto Savinio, Rome
Period: 1998 – 2003
Teacher: Patrizia Flaccomio
Qualification: School Leaving Certificate in Painting and Decoration – vote 100/100
Date of exam: 16 luglio 2003
Decoration Course at Academy of Fine Arts of Rome
Teacher: Celestino Ferraresi
Qualification: Certificate Degree in Decoration - vote 110 plus
Title of thesis: “ The Art of Space: Decoration between Symbolism, Secessions and
Metaphysics” - Supervisor: History of Art professor Anna Maria Damigella.
Date of exam: 3 november 2007
Master in Design Materials at ISAD, High Institute of Architecture & Design, Milan
Period: march - december 2010
Teachers : Giorgio Correggiari, Lamberto Correggiari, Marinella Jacini.
Subjects: textile structures ( weft and warp, plots), yarn finishing and dyeing, textile printing
( both digital and serigraph ), the yarn applied to jewels and outdoor design, fashion
sociology, cool hunting, creation of portfolio with Indesign software.
G.P 11 costume house, Rome
Period: 16 november 2009 - 26 february 2010
Activity place: Costume decoration workshop
Activities: Elaboration, aging and dyeing of costumes and accessories. Techniques used:
( sponge, burner ) pleated textiles, textile covering of buttons, manual embellishments on
ribbons and tulle ( textile flowers, jais stones, decorative seams).
Moda s.r.l, printing textile’s factory, Luisago ( Como)
Period: december 2010 - january 2011
Techniques I learned: burnt velvet, printing by serigraph panels and ink-jet printing.
Museum Boncompagni Ludovisi for the decorative Arts and Fashion, Rome
Period: 1st november – 1st december 2011
Activity: I helped the curators in the setting of an exhibition of dresses belonged to the Art Gallery Director Palma Bucarelli.
Curators: The Museum’s director Mariastella Margozzi and the curator Arianna Marullo
Qualification: Certificate of collaboration
Deutsche Oper Berlin, Berlin
Period: 22 september – 22 october 2012
Activities: I helped the assistant of the costume designer in the maintenance of the
costumes. I put them in the cages, I washed little garments and I helped actors and
dancers in the fittings.
The opera was “Parsifal” by Richard Wagner, directed by Philipp Stolzl.
2006 “Nivea Limited Edition Creative Award”
Winner, with other 5 designers. I created graphics for the packaging of Nivea Creme. My
graphic work was published on web and on the magazine “ Il giornale dell’architettura”.
2011 “ Elizabeth Arden - Design Special Project “
Finalist, with three designers: Sonikasik, Elisa Turrini and Andrea Martino.
I reinterpreted the Red Door, the logo of Elizabeth Arden and I realized “ Alessio in
Ardenland ”, a multifunctional textile object made of red and white velvet.
Organization: Elizabeth Arden and Vogue Italia
Our designs were showed to audience during a party at Museo del Novecento in Milan, at
the presence of the director of Vogue Franca Sozzani.
The four objects were exhibited at Galleria del Corso in Milan from 12 to 17 april 2011.
2011-2012 “ Prix Juste Au Corps 2012”
Winner of the People ‘s Choice Award, an internship at the Deutsche Oper Berlin.
I drew the sketches of two costumes for the Opera “ The White Horse Inn “.
I realized the costumes with cotton and kitchen objects and they were worn during the
representation at Luzerner Theater in may 2012.
Free-hand drawing and painting on textiles