Ilenia Martini

Head of Creative

  • LevelSenior
  • LocationBerlin, Germany
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsPhotographer - Art Director - Creative Director


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About me

Born and raised in Rome, Ilenia developed an interest for the visual arts from an early age. With an educational background in Communication and Direction of Photography, Ilenia wore many hats within the creative field. She moved to New York in 2008 where she started working as photo editor and photographer for publications such as Rue Magazine, Domino, One Kings Lane, Time Out, Plaza Interior, calling Brooklyn her home until 2014. Ilenia has been working in the field of interior design as Art Director, Photographer and Visual Communication Strategist for brands such as Hem, Nichetto Studio, Vitra, Kvadrat.

Locked Pro Plan feature


  • Film
  • Marketing PR
  • Visual Arts
  • Print Design
  • Art Direction
  • Commercial Photography
  • Digital Content
  • Multi-platform Content
  • Camera Operation
  • Design
  • Digital Video
  • Director of Photography
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Social Content Strategy
  • Social Advertisign
  • Social Meda Strategy
  • Social Media Digital Strategies
  • Social Media Advertising
  • Social Media Management
  • Social Media Marketing

Work history


Creative Brand Consultant

Neni Studio

May 2016
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Freelance
  • We empowerbrands to tell their stories. At Neni we are a team of visual communication strategists developing content aimed for social media.


Head of Creative


Jul 2014 - Apr 2016
  • Freelance
  • Head of Creative for Scandinavian Interior Design Brand Hem.


Creative Director


Jul 2014 - Jan 2016
  • Full Time
  • I’ve efficiently managed the creative departments being able to lead and motivate the members of my team and, last but not least, closely collaborated with Marketing and Merchandising departments to develop measurable campaigns. At Hem I managed a team of 11 people including creative copywriters, online/offline digital designers, packaging designers, photographers, filmmakers, UI designers and art directors. I've developed strategies for the brand’s visual identity, advertising campaigns, pop-up store opening in the Seven Dials area in London, fairs, photoshoots and social media.


Creative Director

Neni Studio

Jan 2012 - Jan 2016
  • Full Time
  • By welcoming the inevitable twists and turns of realizing a visual story and concentrating on the creative journey, the people, the places, and the practices that inspire them, Neni develops high-level concepts to bring all manner of projects to life – from short, snappy meditations, to deep theoretical philosophies played out in full on the screen.


First Assistant

Ann Street Studio Jamie Beck

Jan 2011 - Jan 2012
  • Freelance
  • First photographic assistant to Jamie Beck. Visual storytellers Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg unfold tales of fashion, travel, truth and beauty. Through photographs, videos, and their own invention, Cinemagraphs, they create new worlds — from their New York City workspace, Ann Street Studio. May you find something here to inspire you.


Visual Communication Strategist

Ilenia Martini

Jan 2010 - Jan 2015
  • Freelance
  • I have developed a strong eye for visual storytelling, ideating campaigns, identities and translating concepts into compelling visual assets for various companies.


Digital Tech

Christian Witkin

Jan 2010 - Jan 2013
  • Full Time
  • Responsible for digital file capture, file management, printing, color correcting, color proofing, on site image editing and computer/camera troubleshooting.



Christian Witkin Inc

Jan 2010 - Jan 2013
  • Full Time
  • Retoucher for Editorial and Commercial photoshoots.



Direction of Photography

New York Film Academy

Aug 2008 - Jan 2009
  • Filmmaking


Media and Communication

Universita Degli Studi DI Urbino

Sep 2006 - Aug 2008
  • Media and Communication Studies