Vita Manfreda


Martina Manfreda Mortimer
  • 1971: Born in Sempeter pri Gorici, Slovenia
  • 1991–1997: studied fashion/textile design at Ljubljana University, Slovenia.
  • 1999–2000:  awarded with a  British Council scholarship  and achieving MA in fashion/textiledesign at B.I.A.D. University of Central England, Birmingham,
  • 2000: A work experience in London with fashion designers Vivienne Westwood and Julian MacDonald .
  • 2001–2005: self employed  knitwear designer in Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • 2005 till today: self employed knitwear designer with a design studio in Berlin.
  • 1995: International fashion show “Mittelmoda", Gorizia, Italy
  • 1996: International fashion show “Mittelmoda", Gorizia, Itally, awarded with an invitation to Summer School at Domus Academy in Milan,  under the supervision of Italian designer Gianfranco Ferre.
  • 1996: international students fashion show at K.I.A.D University, Rochester, UK: won the 2nd prize
  • 2006: Gallery at the Faculty for the Education, Ljubljana
  • 2012: Gallery  Berlin Avantgarde, Berlin
  • 2012: ‘ArtEAsts in the City’, Romanian Embassy, Berlin
  • 2014: ‘Bestrickend’, Handwerksform, Hannover 
Design fairs for applied art
  • 2012 and 2013:  Selected by the jury to take part at an international design fair GRASSI-MESSE, Leipzig
  • 2013 until today: participation at design fairs ‘Zeughausmesse“, Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin;  Textilmarkt Benediktbeuern, Munich; Kunsthandwerkermarkt, Kassel; Kreativfabrik- Ateliers, Berlin ; Echt, Berlin
Martina Manfreda Mortimer
Martina Manfreda Studio