Dr. Ornella Kyra Pistilli

Researcher, Lecturer.


Sorbonne – Paris Descartes University,

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, CeaQ Laboratory.


I am currently conducting research on the impact of digital on fashion (creative processes, material approach, imaginary) as part of my wider work and interest in the relationship between imagination, culture and imaginary. 


I have been Researcher and Lecturer in Cultural Anthropology at La Sapienza University Rome, Department of Communication and Social Research, where I was responsible of the seminars on Culture of Design.


Research interests: Cultural Anthropology, Ethnography, Digital culture, Fashion studies, Culture of Design, the work of Gaston Bachelard and Gilbert Durand on imagination and imaginary.



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