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  • Nicole Osella

    industrial designer

    Torino, Italy

nicoleosella@ied.edu info@nicoleosella.com

Work Samples

  • Furniture Design

  • Sketch

  • Product Design

Work History

Born on 30.12.1987 in Torino where she presently lives and studies. In 2006 she graduated from the Galileo Ferraris high school of Torino and joined the faculty of Biotechnology where she diligently studied, but without true passion. In 2007 she won a competition for a complete course cost coverage in industrial design at IED, which allowed her to definitively address studies change . She graduated on June 2010 with honors. TECHNICAL SKILLS Super 2D skills, (Hand sketching, Illustrator, Photoshop, V-ray rendering). Great 3D skills (Rhinoceros, Alias). Model making. A well developed sense of form and proportion, color and material choices. Story telling skills. Interest in what’s going on in the world around us. An intuitive, inquisitive, informed and inspired nature. For passion she makes small jewelry items with polymer clay and recycled materials, drawing on shoes and shirts, and creates illustrations both hand sketching and with the help of digital programs. WORKING EXPERIENCE November 2010 - April 2011 Internship at Studio Wessels Boer, product and public design studio in Amsterdam, Holland LANGUAGES Italian: native English: written and spoken good COLLABORATION During the course of studies in industrial design she had the opportunity to work with various companies including: Huhtamaki, Lancia, Quercetti, JokerBoat, Ferrero, Elements and Alessi. Extra-INTEREST She loves with passion rock and jazz music of the sixties and seventies years. She is also attending a keyboard course. She has been practicing ballet for a long time as well as skiing at a high competitive level in international FIS racing. She currently continues her passion of skiing in the spare time, alongside tennis and gym. She takes on imaginary conversations with David Lynch, Charles Bukowski, Tom Waits and Woody Allen.


Istituto Europeo di Design