Born in Italy in 1994. Currently based in Amsterdam.
- Gardening Lover
- Enthusiastic Baker
- Passionate Maker
Qualification & Education#
@SCUOLA GIARDINIERI COMUNE DI ROMA: Gardening course
@SCUOLE ARTI E MESTIERI: Weaving course
FASHION AND SUSTAINABILITY: UNDERSTANDING LUXURY FASHION IN A CHANGING WORLD
December 11-15th @ Fab Lab BIC Lazio, Rome DIGITAL TEXTILE & UV PRINT Fabber School
January-December @FONDAZIONE MONDO DIGITALE: FAB LAB Internship
- @ISIA ROMA DESIGN: Industrial design degree
@FONDAZIONE MONDO DIGITALE: Digital trainer, innovative teaching courses with the aid of robotic tools and rapid prototyping
Semptember 19th-26th @Rinascente: Exhibition that includes a selection of 54 notebooks made by students who, over the years, have participated in one of AtWork’s workshops
May 24-27th @Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna e contemporanea, Rome: Workshop and exbition AtWork Rome Chapter 10
May 9th–July 15th @Goethe Institut, Rome WEISSENHOFSIEDLUNG:LA CASA COME NUOVO BENE DI CONSUMO: Design and weaving of a carpet inspired by a Richard Lisker ones
- May 31th-April 1,2 @Palazzo Cavalli-Franchetti, Venezia: Exibition of the work “Equilibrio. Picccola guida all’equilibrio visivo.”
Knitting - Weaving - Embroidering
Creation process : Moodboard - Collages
Tools/software: Lasercut -3D printer - Sewing machine - Silhouette cameo - Photoshop - Illustrator
Here’s some of my old preferite works.
Irene Caretti & Selene Torlino, Kora, 2016
Research on the infinitive material combiniation between wool, clay and resin.
Richard Lisker’s carpet interpretation
Irene Caretti, Richard Lisker’s carpet interpretation, 2018
!Interpretation of a Richard Lisker carpet for the exhibition ABITARE LA WEISSENHOFSIEDLUNG DI STOCCARDA, Goethe-Institut Rom
The technique used is that of the Turkish knot, also called “ghiordes” or symmetrical. The materials used are poor cotton for warp and twisted cotton for knots.
Weaving course 2018
Irene Caretti, works from SCUOLA ARTI E MESTIERI Weaving course, 2018
In this first year I focus on creating different textures and effects from the materials used, using always the canvas.
Irene Caretti, embroideries, 2018
During this last months of 2018 I got passionate on embroidery. Those are some of the works.