Roberta Menechini

Roberta Menechini. Genoa (Italy)




I was born in Genoa on the 17th august 1984 where actually I live and work. Granted on the 2003 the High school diploma at the Art School Paul Klee, Genoa (Italy) with vote 100/100.

Graduated from 2008: 1st Level Academic Diploma at Ligurian Academy of Fine Arts - University of Genoa (Italy) in Painting, Visual Arts and Performing Arts Disciplines (three years studies vote 108/110).

On 2007 earned the Erasmus scholarship at the Academie Minerva Hanzehogeschool (Professional Institute Arts and Entertainment) in Groningen (Netherland).

On February 2013, earned attestation in restoration of antique furniture. Professional Training Course for a period of six months at Superior National Institute for the Restoration of Furniture, Genova (Italy).

Restoration of wood, structural reconstruction of inlaid furniture, cleaning, grouting, method of recognition of the styles.

After graduating I have been working as a restorer of interior and exterior wood and antique furniture(conservative restoration); I'm tapestry and craftsmanship.

I create murals, paintings and illustrations.

I made workshops for children and I worked in the offices of the operational culture of the city of Genoa for promotions related to the realities of young artists in the city.