Ambra is an interdisciplinary designer, recently graduated from the Royal College of Art with an MA in Design Products. She is currently starting up GoodWaste, a London-based design studio, as well as working on a freelance basis. Her personal practice can be described as a search for a more circular and sustainable future, seeking a synergy between materiality, desirability and community. Through inquisitive research and playful engagement with materials and processes, she focusses on a more responsible use of resources, while designing objects that question the everyday.Locked Pro Plan feature
Co-founder of GoodWaste, a new design studio specialising in material flows, local production and the circular economy.
Creative Director in charge of establishing the visual identity of the organisation and leading its creative output. Web Designer and Graphic Designer. Managed the creative content of the events “Gender Equalities from Across the Borders” - New York, 2016; “Society for all: equity and inclusion for a sustainable future” - United Nations headquarter in New York, 2017.
Design Fellow at Forum for the Future, working on the #OneLess initiative to innovate systems around disposable plastic water bottle use. In collaboration with London based stakeholders, such as Greater London Authority, Zoological Society of London, King's College London and Lord's Cricket Ground.
Project Assistant for Hyper Nature, commissioned by Perrier Jouet. Prototype development, assistance in production. Documentation work generating technical information that served as both a record and an instructional guide.
Brand Designer for the renewal of an Italian beauty center’s identity that had been unchanged since 1985. This included logo, website, and other visual assets.
Workshop facilitator at The International School of Trieste teaching children how to make an electrical circuit in order to then build a solar lamp using accessible materials, such as cardboard or tin.
Product Design volunteer with an active role in empowering women by designing a solar lamp for then teaching them how to build and sell it by themselves. In this way, women, the most vulnerable section of Indian society, can become more independent and can start their own business.
Graphic Designer and Tailor’s Assistant in the fashion design studio based in Barcelona.
Junior Designer involved in the creation of leather goods, from concept to prototype.