Curriculum vitae


Chiara Amaltea Ciarelli
(Voorburg, NL – 1991)


  • Bachelor in Set Design, Bologna’s Fine Arts Academy – 2017
    ( final grade: 110/110)
  • Bachelor in Industrial Design, Bologna University L.UN.A – 2012
    ( final grade: 94/100)
  • French Baccalauréat (Section Économique et Sociale),
    Lycée Français Vincent Van Gogh, Den Haag, 2009



Assistant Costume Designer 

  • Flight 49 
    Assistant costume designer to An D’Huys
    Director Simon Stone
    September 2020
    On stage at ITA, Amsterdam – September 2020
  • Kinderen van Nora
    Assistant costume designer to Wojciech Dziedzic
    Director Robert Icke 
    August 2020 – September 2020
    On stage at ITA, Amsterdam – September 2020
  • Prince Igor 
    Assistant costume designer to Klaus Bruns
    Director Barrie Kosky
    October 2018 – November 2019
    On stage at Opera Bastille, Paris – November 2019

Lead Costume Designer 

  • Transmotion 
    Artistic assistant and costume designer
    Choreography Dario Tortorelli
    August 2018 – September 2019
  • Raperonzolo
    Costume and set designer 
    Director Sandro Mabellini
    On stage at Colpi di scena Festival, Lucca –  July  2018
  • Orfeo&Euridice
    Costume and set designer
    Director Angela Ruozzi (Compagnia MaMiMò)
    On stage at Teatro Ariosto, Reggio Emilia – May 2018
  • IN-EXtension 
    Costumes and set consultant
    Choreography Enrico L’Abbate
    ERT, Emilia Romagna Teatri, Bologna –  January 2018
  • SAI, a thing that feels 
    Costumes and set consultant
    Choreography Enrico L’Abbate
    Uferstudios, Berlin – November  2017
  • Tutta casa, letto e chiesa
    Set Designer
    Director Sandro Mabellini
    On stage at Spazio Tondelli – Riccione – October 2017
  • Affogare (short movie)
    Costume Designer
    Director Marco Berton Scapinello
    Shot in October 2017
  • Antigone
    Costumes and set supervision
    Director Sandro Mabellini
    On stage at Teatro La Cucina e Sala Fontana – Milano – February 2017
  • Decameron451
    Director Stefano Scherini
    On stage at Teatro SS. Trinità – Verona – November 2016
  • Trainspotting
    Set and Costumes
    Director Sandro Mabellini
    On stage at Festival Quartieri dell’Arte Viterbo – September 2016
  • Replaceable Parts
    Costumes and concept
    Choreography, interpretation, and concept Scotty Hardwig
    Project created during the Oulu Dance Hack (Finland)
    On stage at Oulu Dance Hack, Finland – August 2016
  • Valentina e i Giganti
    Costumes and set
    Director Sandro Mabellini
    Created during artistic residences at Santarcangelo Festival and Lucca Teatro Festival On stage at Lucca Theater Festival – March 2016
  • March Hare, i personaggi dotati di un nome sono i portatori di maschere
    Art director (concept set and costumes) Photographs by Daniela Tudisca Published in “Sliding Arts” – December 2015
  • #BOWO
    Choreography and performance by Enrico L’Abbate
    Theaterhaus Berlin Mitte – October 2015
  • A Doll’s House
    Directed by Sandro Mabellini
    On stage at Naples Fringe Festival – June 2015
  • Alice in Wonderland
    Art director for fashion photo shoot for Sandra Bourhani
    Published in “Fashion A Magazine” – January 2015
  • I Peggiori
    Set for music video
    For Pan del Diavolo – directed by Valerio Filardo
    Presented at “Occupy DeeJay” (DeeJay Tv – 11/2014), MTV – december 2014, “”  – January 2015
  • Cappuccetto Rosso
    Costumes and masks
    Directed by Sandro Mabellini
    On stage at Kids Theater Festival “Palla al Centro” – July 2014
  • Sei Personaggi in Cerca d’Autore
    Costume collaboration
    Directed by Sandro Mabellini
    On stage at OutOff Theater (Milan) – February 2014
  • Cenerentola
    Set and puppets
    Directed by Stefania Colla
    Gianni and Cosetta Colla Th., Company of Marionette and Actors – Milan It has become a permanent show of the company – April 2013


  • Santarcangelo Festival
    Space manager and interpreter
    July 2017
  • Schauspielhaus Bochum
    Assistant to the “Steppenwolf” project directed by Paul Koek (Veenfabriek) December / January 2016/2017
  • Plastikart Lab / Set design workshop Istvan Zimmermann and Giovanna Amoroso Realization of prostheses for “Le Metope del Partenone” directed by Romeo Castellucci
    May / June 2015
  • Ruhrtriennale 2014 – International Festival of the Arts
    “Neither” (Feldman/Beckett), by Romeo Castellucci
    August/ September 2014
  • Societas Raffaello Sanzio
    Teatro dei Comandini Cesena
    Set for the show “The Back of Arlecchino” directed by Chiara Guidi
    March / April 2014
  • Théâtre du Capitole, Opera de Toulouse
    Under the supervision of the Technical Director Gérard Poli
    April / July 2013
  • Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino 
    Firenze Under the supervision of Technical Director Italo Grassi
    June / September 2011
    September / December 2012

Other relevant activities

  • Simultaneous Intepreter (English – Italian / Italian – English) for conferences and talks taking place during the Santarcangelo Festival 2017
    July 2017
  • Simultaneous Intepreter (French – Italian) for the conference “Children Thinking, Read, Telling” for Céline Le Roux, co-director of Théatre Nouvelle Génération (Lyon, Fr)
    The conference took place within the Puerilia Festival Organized by Chiara Guidi, Societas Raffaello Sanzio
    May 2015
  • Simultaneous Interpreter (French – Italian) for two conferences: “Simplicity is very sophisticated” and “Living Arts and Space. Look for the Right Report” by the stage designer Jean Guy Lecat regarding his experience at the Les Bouffes du Nord Theater (Paris) and his collaboration with director Peter Brook at the Academy of Fine Arts in Bologna
    November 2013


  • Italian (Native)
  • English (Fluent)
  • French (Fluent)
  • Dutch