Oficina Textil is a dynamic space shared between 3 creative projects. it is located in the Lehmann Factory in the heart of Barcelona’s Eixample. The space is suitable to weave with the high heel technique on a vertical loom, several loom formats are available to use.
The studio is run by Mariadela Araujo
Mariadela Araujo, a freelance textile artist and fashion designer from Caracas, based in Barcelona (Spain). Her style is best described as bold, abstract, instinctive, shape obsessive and with an analytical study of the color composition, reaching the abstract expressionism with a Caribbean twist. With an academic training in Fashion design and Weaving Techniques, Mariadela's artwork approaches bespoke pieces, artworks and large format installations. Having lived and worked pretty much everywhere in her 10-year career (Caracas, Helsinki, Rome, Barcelona ), every single one of these experiences shaped her as a creative person. After run several important projects; In 2018 Mariadela opened her own studio in Barcelona, working in art pieces and development products, installations and international collaborations.
Currently represented by FRACAS Gallery in. Brussels
Textile office is a multipurpose space shared between 3 projects. It is about 45 m2, the premises are located in an old factory in the Eixample neighborhood of Barcelona