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Bruna Petreca

PhD Work

The sensory experience of textiles: investigations towards a selection toolkit


  • Bruna Petraca
  • PhD


    School of Design


    Design Products, 2012–2017

  • Bruna Petreca is PhD student in Design Products at the Royal College of Art. She has a BA in Fashion & Textiles from University of São Paulo-USP. While working in textiles research for a technology research institute in Brazil, she gained experience in R&D projects, quality control and the manufacture of textiles and apparel. Her collaboration with the project Digital Sensoria: design through digital perceptual experience led to her current PhD research. She also works collaboratively to design costumes and fashion editorials. She is a founding member of the creative collective &Co. based in São Paulo, Brazil.