Daniela Castilho Duarte

Short bio

Textile designer/ artist, from Brazil, currently based in Barcelona, pursuing a PhD in Philosophy, in the field of contemporary aesthetics research. My research is about Textile Arts as a collective practice in the urban arts context. As a designer, I work with Print & Pattern Design, mostly for Fashion and Apparel brands. 

Description of general work / practice

I have experience with print & pattern designer, both as a freelancer and as an inhouse designer for several fashion brands. Besides that, I have works in illustration and graphic design for branding and editorial publications. Most recently I’ve also been developing contemporary tapestry and embroidery as part of my artistic research related to my doctoral thesis. 

Portfolio / Sample of work