Meet guest lecturer Martina Montorfani
MA Dance and MA Acting were delighted to take notes from experienced Design and Technology artist Martina Montorfani in last December.
Martina is a Barcelona-based costume designer and maker.
She graduated in Fashion and Textile design from Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti NABA in Milan and from the MA in Costume Design for Performance at London College of Fashion, UAL.
Working at Annamode 68 Costumiers in Rome, she was trained as a costume supervisor and learned about breaking down costumes and dying techniques. She collaborated as a costume supervisor to many national and international film and opera productions, including: La Scala, Florence Opera - Maggio Musicale Fiorentino-, Warner Bros, Medusa Film.
Over the last few years Martina has been working in London as costumier, specializing in costumes for dance, opera and circus.