design projects

 
 

art projects

Recent Work

Recent Work

An ongoing series of quilted, embroidered & appliqued fabric pieces

Movement Research Festival

Movement Research Festival

Collaborative performance with Bessie McDonough-Thayer

Sketchbook

Sketchbook

Drawings and collages

Votive

Votive

Performance created with Lena Hawkins

Fallen Pearls (V.S.O.P.)

Fallen Pearls (V.S.O.P.)

Performance art soap opera created with Lena Hawkins

Solo Performances

Solo Performances

Textiles

Textiles

Embroidery and quilting

Upholstery

Upholstery

Commercial, retail and private upholstery projects.

Jillian Sweeney: Arrows & Errors

Jillian Sweeney: Arrows & Errors

Visual design & costumes for dance piece

Angel

Angel

Costume design for Lee Eller's "Angel" music video

You Hunt

You Hunt

Custom masks built for music video by Josh Ginsberg / World of Darkness

Douglas Dunn & Dancers

Douglas Dunn & Dancers

Costume assisting to designer Andrew Jordan for dance piece

Nomad

Nomad

Collaborative garment & wearable sculpture project

11th St Workshop: Cheese Cave

11th St Workshop: Cheese Cave

Soft sculpture installation designed by Caleb Gilbert and fabricated by 11th Street Workshop.

 

about

Michael DiPietro is a freelance commercial fabricator and designer specializing in soft goods, such as window treatments, home goods, custom sewing and upholstery projects. His work is marked by clean lines, strong attention to detail and explosive color. He has a wide knowledge of traditional handcraft techniques, carpentry skills, and experience with art matting, framing, and installation. Reach out below with project inquiries or to request a quote.

Dipietro also creates visual art and performance. His work has been presented in various art spaces, collectives & organizations in New York including AUNTS (Mount Tremper Arts Summer 2015 Festival, Arts@Renaissance), chashama’s 1351, Flux Factory, Movement Research (Spring 2017 Festival), Silent Barn and Triskelion Arts; and has been supported with residencies through AUNTS, the Ace Hotel, and chashama. He has performed in work by Clarinda Mac Low, Katy Pyle, and Pascale Rambert. DiPietro holds a BFA in Integrated Design from Parsons the New School for Design (2010).

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