John Napier (designer)
John Napier (born 1 March 1944) is a set designer for Broadway and London theatrical performances.
John Napier was born in London. He studied at Hornsey College of Art and the Central School of A...
Motley Theatre Design Group
Motley was the name of the theatre design firm made up of three English designers, sisters Margaret Harris (known as "Percy") (1904–2000) and Sophie Harris (1900–1966), and Elizabeth Montgomery Wilmot...
Simon Quaglio
Simon Quaglio (1795-1878) was a German stage designer of Italian extraction. He worked mainly in Munich, and was among the first designers to use built scenery instead of painted flats. He designed ...
Dimitris Papaioannou
Dimitris Papaioannou (Greek: Δημήτρης Παπαϊωάννου; born 21 June 1964) is a Greek experimental theater stage director, choreographer and visual artist who drew media attention and acclaim with his ...
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Giuseppe Quaglio
Giuseppe Quaglio (1747 – 1828) was an Italian painter and stage designer, active in scene painting in Mannheim, Frankfurt, and Ludwigsburg. Born in the town of Laino, between Lake Como and Lake ...
Florine Stettheimer
Florine Stettheimer (August 29, 1871 - May 11, 1944) was an American painter, designer, and poet.Stettheimer preferred to restrict showing her work to a more private audience as opposed to exhibiting ...
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Joseph Urban
Joseph Urban (May 26, 1872, Vienna - July 10, 1933, New York City) was an Austrian-American architect, illustrator and scenic designer.
Urban studied architecture at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienn...
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George de Roerich
George Nicolas de Roerich (Russian: Юрий Николаевич Рёрих, [ˈjʉrʲɪj nʲɪkəˈlajɪvʲɪtɕ ˈrʲɵrʲɪx]) (August 16, 1902 in Okulovka, Novgorod Governorate – May 21, 1960 in Moscow) was a prominent 20th century...
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George Tsypin
George Tsypin is an influential American stage designer, sculptor and architect.He was an artistic director, production designer and coauthor of the script for the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Game...
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Joe Vaněk
Joe Vaněk is an opera designer and director. He began working in Ireland in 1984, where he became noted for his work on the plays of Brian Friel. Nominated for two Tony Awards on Broadway for his set ...
Oliver Messel
Oliver Hilary Sambourne Messel (13 January 1904 – 13 July 1978) was an English artist and one of the foremost stage designers of the 20th century.
Messel was born in London, the second son of Lieu...
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Michael Yates (television designer)
Michael Yates (20 July 1919 – 28 November 2001) was a British theatre, opera, and television designer.
One of five sons (Michael was a twin) of James Yates, an English lawyer; the family lived in ...
Cecil Beaton
Sir Cecil Walter Hardy Beaton CBE (14 January 1904 – 18 January 1980) was an English fashion, portrait and war photographer, diarist, painter, interior designer and an Academy Award–winning stage and ...
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Sophie Fedorovitch
Sophie Fedorovitch (3 December 1893 – 25 January 1953) was a Russian-born theatrical designer who worked with ballet choreographer Sir Frederick Ashton from his first choreographed ballet in 1926 unti...
The Rite of Spring
The Rite of Spring (French: Le Sacre du printemps, Russian: «Весна священная», Vesna svyashchennaya) is a ballet and orchestral concert work by the Russian composer Igor Stravinsky. It was wr...
Philip Whichelo
Philip Whichelo (1905–1989) was a British painter and set designer. He lived in Putney, a district in south-west London, England, located in the London Borough of Wandsworth. He was the maternal cousi...
Charles Ricketts
Charles de Sousy Ricketts (2 October 1866 – 7 October 1931) was a versatile English artist, illustrator, author and printer, and is best known for his work as book designer and typographer from 1896 t...
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John Bury (theatre designer)
John Bury (27 January 1925 - 12 November 2000) was a British set designer, costume designer and lighting designer who worked in theatre in the UK, West End and Broadway and international opera. He had...
Caspar Neher
Caspar Neher (born Rudolf Ludwig Caspar Neher; 11 April 1897 – 30 June 1962) was an Austrian-German scenographer and librettist, known principally for his career-long working relationship with B...
Ivan Bilibin
Ivan Yakovlevich Bilibin (Russian: Ива́н Я́ковлевич Били́бин; 16 August [O.S. 4 August] 1876 – 7 February 1942) was a 20th-century illustrator and stage designer who took part in...
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Franco Zeffirelli
Franco Zeffirelli, KBE ([ˈfraŋko ddzeffiˈrɛlli]; born 12 February 1923) is an Italian director and producer of films and television. He is also a director and designer of operas and a former senator (...
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Elizabeth Montgomery Wilmot
Elizabeth Montgomery Wilmot (18 February 1902 – 17 May 1993) was an English award winning theatre and opera costume and scenic designer.
Montgomery was born in Kidlington, Oxfordshire, where...
Josef Svoboda
Josef Svoboda (May 10, 1920 – April 8, 2002) was a Czech artist and scenic designer.
Svoboda was born in Čáslav, Czechoslovakia (today the Czech Republic). He began his training as an archit...
Helena Roerich
Helena Ivanovna Roerich (born Shaposhnikova) (Russian: Елéна Ивáновна Рéрих; February 12, 1879 – October 5, 1955) was a Russian philosopher, writer, and public figure. In the early 20th century, s...
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Angelo Quaglio the Elder
Angelo Quaglio (1784–1815) was an architect, designer, and painter born into the Quaglio family of artists. He was the eldest son of Giuseppe Quaglio. He designed and painted landscapes and architectu...