Giulia Savino is an Italian contemporary jewelry designer currently based in Turin.
She has a Masters in Contemporary Jewelry and Body Ornament from Alchimia Jewelry School in Florence, where she was mentored by Belgian designer Nedda El Asmar. She has a bachelor’s degree in Fashion Design from Politecnico di Milano, which was followed by a three-year program in Contemporary Jewelry at Alchimia, where she was mentored by international artists as Peter Bauhuis and Ruudt Peter.
Most recently, her work has been at exhibitions around the world, including “Scatenata”, in Milan, 2017; “Grassimesse” in Leipzig, 2016; “Bodies&Minds”, in Florence, 2016; “Alchimia: an Anthology”, in Boston, 2015; “Fashion Nights Cairo”, in Cairo, 2014; “Schmuck”, in Munich, 2013; “Cominelli Foundation Award”, in Brescia, 2013.
For three years, Giulia lived in Cairo, where she contributed to the setting and opening of the Middle East’s first ever jewelry school, set up by the pioneer and award-winning designer Azza Fahmy – “The Design Studio by Azza Fahmy”. While there, she worked as a teacher and an assistant to the director Estela Saez.
At present her work is focused on the project 1:20.000, a collection of maps in shape of jewels. 1:20.000 was exhibited in her first solo show at Officina 500, in Turin.