Chiara Cola

Freelance artist (digital & mixed media) & textile designer

  • LocationMetropolitan City of Rome, Italy
  • Website
  • AvailabilityCurrently available for full time and freelance jobs.

About me


I was born in Rome. I lived in Spain, UK and Ireland. Currently based in Italy but I am up for overseas projects and eventually relocation.



  • Photoshop
  • Digital Print Textiles
  • Digital Textile Designs
  • Research
  • Art Direction
  • Creative Digital Design
  • Mixed Media art
  • Art History
  • Costume Decoration
  • Fashion History

Work history



Own company

Jan 2007
  • Italy
  • Freelance
  • Since 2007, I work with prints, videos and fabrics design. I exhibited my work in galleries in Italy, UK and US. I worked on personal and commissioned projects. My work is very versatile and gained more complexity and details with the time. In these last years, I worked in costume design for movies, with costume designer Milena Canonero in 3 movies, including The Grand Budapest Hotel by Wes Anderson and recently with costume designer Gabriella Pescucci in a new project that will come out in 2017.



Master’s Degree Communication and Media Studies

University of Rome La Sapienza

Sep 1996 - Jul 2002
  • Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy
  • I held a MA degree in Media and Communication studies with a final dissertation on fashion and design.



New Talent

Vogue Italy New Talents

  • I was selected by Sara Maino of Vogue Italy New Talents for my work with textile design and gained an interview and photos on :