Born in Milan, Roberta Volpe trained in Set Design at the Academy of Fine Arts of Brera and in Set and Costume Design at the Opera Academy of Verona.
She did her apprenticeship at Teatro La Scala in Milan where she perfected her skills as a sculptor and painter. Roberta made her debut as a set designer in 2011 at the Amazonas Theatre in Manaus, Brazil, with the opera 'Suor Angelica' by Puccini. In 2013 she moved to London where she collaborated with various theatre and event companies.
One of the events she designed in 2018 has been EVCOM nominated for ‘best live event’.
Roberta is working as a freelance set designer and scenic artist.