Malena Arcucci

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2015 - 2016Production Assistant / Internship
Theatre
The Fall
Tarzan Tahsin
Empatheyes Theatre Company
To Be Confirmed
2015Costume Maker / Costume Assistant / Prop Making
Theatre
Clown
Teresa Early
Theatre Peckham
2015Volunteer Usher
Theatre
Park TheatrePark Theatre
2015Volunteer Usher
Theatre
Battersea Arts CentreBattersea Arts Centre
2015Volunteer Usher
Theatre
Little Angel TheatreLittle Angel Theatre
2014 - 2015Volunteer / Set Building
Theatre
Best Little Whorehouse in TexasCentre-Stage London
2014Volunteer / Costume Making
Theatre
The Twelve Days of Christmas
Anne Black
The People's Theatre Company
Touring Company
2014Costume Designer / Maker
Theatre
Lana y el Lobo
Ramiro Delgado
Lana y el Lobo
Touring Company
2014Illustrator / Costume Designer
Theatre
Telgoboy
Diana Drexler
Somos Tierra
No Venue
2014Costume Designer / Maker / Set Designer
Other
Theme Party
Violeta Mauri
New York City, Buenos Aires
New York City, Buenos Aires
2013 - 2014Costume Maker
Theatre
Aliados
Cris Morena
Aliados
Gran Rex Theatre
2013 - 2014Costume Designer / Maker / Styling
Theatre
SouldiersSouldiers
2014Costume and Set Design / Styling
Theatre
La Pandilla del VeranoMusic Band, Buenos Aires
2014Costume and Set Design
Theatre
Casa AdentroPaola Luttini
2012 - 2014Branding and Design / Making
Theatre
HARUKIHARUKI
2013Costume Designer / Maker
Theatre
Los 5 Sentidos CapitalesPaola Luttini
Teatro de la Carbonera
2012 - 2013Costume Designer / Maker / Set Designer
Theatre
Somos TierraPlaneta Tierra Universo
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2015Costume Design for Screen and StageCentral Saint Martin's
    2015Bind, Knot, Lash, Stitch, Groove, PierceMorley College
    2015Fashion IllustrationMorley College
    2015Costume Design for Performance Level 2 and 3Morley College
    2014Scenography design and techniquesISA, Colon Theatre, Buenos Aires.
    2014Color Use in Costume DesignISA, Colon Theatre, Buenos Aires.
    2014Costume DesignISA, Colon Theatre, Buenos Aires.
    2014Pattern making and sewingModern American School of design
    2014Sewing and pattern makingMaria Elena Kraus
    2014Sewing and pattern makingEl taller, Granada, Spain
    2014Fine ArtsUniversidad del Museo Social Argentino
    2013EmbroideryExperimentacion Textil
    2012Semester AbroadUniversidad de Granada
    2008PhotographyClaudia Marcú
    2007Adobe Photoshop and IllustratorUniversity of Buenos Aires
    2006Baccaulaureate, Billingual high schoolAll Saints

    Additional Skills

    Sewing

    •Hand stitching and embroidery

    Chain, lock, leaf, running, back, zigzag, invisible, etc. Lace, thread and sequins.

    •Machine

    Overlock machine. 3, 4 and 5 threads

    Lockstich machine

    Coverstich machine

    Knitting machine

    •Knitting

    Flat and circular knitting

    Macramé

    Crochet

    •Patterns

    Basic pattern making and transformations: Draping and flat-pattern construction.

    Modern and period patterns.

    •Textiles

    Silk, denim, leather, woven and no-woven fabrics. Unconventional use of paper, wool and rubber.

    Sculpture and construction

    •Welding

    Arc and mig welding in steel sheets and edge rods.

    •Casting

    Plaster, sand and plastic resin molds for various materials such as concrete, plaster and bronze.

    •Paper

    Origami, Papier Maché and Cartapesta skills for the construction of masks and tridimensional objects.

    •Wood

    Pressed wood, pine and various others. Wood treatments such as sanding, painting, coating and carving. Building boxes cubes and shelves as well as small sculptures.

    •Stone

    Carving and polishing alabaster sculptures.

    Drawing and painting

    Charcoal, watercolors, oil painting, acrylic, synthetic, ink, ball pen, oil pastels, chalk, etc.

    Referees

    Available on request.

    Industry Awards

    Multiple art awards for sculpture and installation in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

    About me

    I've been designing and making costumes for over 4 years. I have a wide range of skills in both textile and set-building materials. Excellent organizational skills and since I've also done production for small theatre companies.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Spanish
    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Circus
    • Educational Theatre
    • Exhibitions
    • Regional Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Circus
    • Comedy
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Exhibitions
    • Experimental
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Opera
    • Pantomime
    Work Permits
    • EU
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    DBS checked
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard