Spanish product designer specialized in jewelry design.
Nuria Parrado studied in Spain and Italy, gaining a diploma in industrial and jewelry design. She currently lives and works in Greece. Her teaching vocation is already remarkable.
Since 2004 she has taught at schools such as the Escuela de Arte 3 of Madrid, Istituto Europeo di Design - IED of Madrid, the Escuela de Artes Aplicadas of Santiago de Chile and the Parque Joyero (Jewellers Centre), Consorcio escuela de Joyería (Jewelry School Consortium) of Cordoba, orientated mainly in vocational training and offering advanced business services in the jewelry sector.
During the five years of her tenure at the latter school, as a coordinator and a professor of design, belonged to the team of professionals that managed to nominate the school Centro de Referencia Nacional.
Teacher of: Technical drawing, artistic drawing, color theory, jewelry illustration, history of jewelry and conducted projects.
Since 2000 she combines her work as a freelance designer with her personal training. Providing expertise in the jewelry section, she has collaborated with many companies. She currently works for Syrivelis Kosmima.
Award-winning contestant in many competitions, has written several books about design in collaboration with other professionals. She is currently engaged in producing and manufacturing her own jewels using new technologies. Her current goal is to investigate the improvements being provided from the latest 3D printers and computer modeling programs, compared to the traditional handicraft jewelry used so far.
Defender of progress and technical innovation, especially when combined with a handcrafted finish in every piece. In her designs you can encounter products,that gain value from aesthetic, functional and technical innovation.
2013 WEB DESIGN - CICE, Escuela Profesional de Nuevas Tecnologías (Madrid)
2010 PHOTOSOP - De3 diseño (Córdoba)
2009 PROFESSOR TRAINER - IFES. (Córdoba)
2007 VISUAL MERCHANDISING - ISEM, Fashion Business School (Madrid)
2006 DIPLOMA IN INDUSTRIAL DESIGN - IED. (Madrid)
2003 TECHNICAL ASSISTANT IN INDUSTRIAL AND INTERIOR DESIGN - F. Ángel Martínez Fuentes. (Madrid)
2003 TECHNICAL GRAPHIC DESIGN - CGT. (Madrid)
2002 EUROPEAN TITLE IN JEWELRY DESIGN - Le Arti Orafe. (Florence, Italy)
2001 SUPERIOR TECHNICAL ARTS AND ARTISTIC JEWELLERY DESIGN Escuela de Arte nº3. (Madrid)
2001 JEWELRY DESIGN - Joyas de Autor. (Madrid)
2000 JEWELRY DESIGN - Le Arti Orafe. (Florence, Italy)
1999 PAINTING Artium - Estudio Peña. (Madrid)
1997 DRAWING Artium - Estudio Peña. (Madrid)
2005 Red de Arte Joven: "I.E.S. Puerta Bonita", (Madrid)
2005 Red de Arte Joven: "Creperie North Zone", (Madrid)
2004 Red de Arte Joven: "Caro High School", (Madrid)
2004 Red de Arte Joven: "Creperie L’art", (Madrid)
2004 Red de Arte Joven: "Vallecas Library", (Madrid)
2004 Red de Arte Joven: "Tabern La Era", (Madrid)
2004 Red de Arte Joven: "Central Library", (Madrid)
2003 "Arga Gallery", (Moaña, Galicia)
2003 Bar “Lola Loba”, (Madrid)
2003 Restaurant “NaturEsbeef”, (Madrid)
2003 Restaurant “La Taberna del Olivo”, (Madrid)
2003 Coffe-bar “Pámpana” (Madrid)