* 1989, lives in Zurich

 

 

WORK

2022

  • Stage Design | HOW A FALLING STAR LIT UP THE PURPLE SKY |  Jeremy Nedd/Impilo Mapantsula | Kaserne Basel

  • Scenographic Accompaniment | DWELLING IN POSSIBILITIES | Natasza Gerlach | Théâtre de l'Usine | Geneva

  • Stage Design | FLÜCHTIGES EIS | Harbeke/Schwikowski | PolARTS | The Arts Meet Polar Science

2021

  • Stage Design | TOMORROW IS THE BEST DAY OF MY LIFE | Yara Bou Nassar | Theater Neumarkt | Zurich

  • Stage Design | THE SUN DIED | Jeremy Nedd | Theater Oberhausen | Gasometer Oberhausen

  • Scenography | 43. Solothurner Literaturtage | Solothurn

  • Stage Design | NAH AM WASSER GEBAUT | Die Soziale Fiktion | Freischwimmen-Network 2020-2022

  • Guest lecturer | BA Stage Design | Department of Performing Arts | ZHdK | Zurich

2020

  • Stage Design | AVOIRDUPOIS | Brandy Butler/Jeremy Nedd | Tanzhaus Zurich 

  • Stage Design/Video | STAR MAGNOLIA | Jeremy Nedd | Theater Neumarkt | Zurich

  • Stage Design | DRAUSSEN VOR DER TÜR | Timon Jansen | Theater Basel

  • External Expert | BA-Final Productions | Department of Performing Arts | ZHdK | Zurich

 

2019            

  • Stage Design | THEY SHOOT HORSES DON'T THEY I-III | Bonanno/Erdogan/Nedd | Theater Neumarkt | Zurich

  • External Expert | BA Theses | HGK Basel | Institute Interior Design and Scenography

  • Stage Design | THE ECSTATIC | Jeremy Nedd/Impilo Mapantsula | Kaserne Basel

 

2018              

  • Assistant Stage Designer | Barbara Ehnes | Schauspielhaus Zurich

  • Assistant Stage Designer | Irina Schicketanz | Theater Basel

  • Stage design | SAD BOY CULTURE | Hanisch/Nedd | Festival Belluard Bollwerk Internationale | Fribourg

 

2017              

  • Stage Design/Costume Design/Video | WALD | Germo/Jansen/Knüsel | Treibstoff Theatertage Basel

  • Teaching Assistant | Nadia Fistarol/Eva Hauck/Heike Dürscheid | Bachelor Scenography | HGK Basel

 

2014 - 2015  

  • Exhibition Designer/Scenographer | Atelier Brückner | Stuttgart

 

 

EDUCATION

2015 - 2018

Master Studies | Specialization Stage Design | ZHdK | Zurich

 

2012 - 2013

Exchange Semester | ENSAV La Cambre Bruxelles | Scénographie et Costume | Brussels/Belgium

 

2010 - 2013

Bachelor Studies Interior Design and Scenography, HGK Basel

 

2009 - 2010

Preliminary Course HSLU Design and Art, Lucerne

 

 

PROGRAMS

Plan Drawing

Vectorworks | ArchiCAD 

 

Image Editing/Graphics

Photoshop | InDesign | Illustrator 

 

3D Visualization/Animation

Cinema 4D 

 

Live Video Mixing

VDMX 

 

Video

Premiere | After Effects

 

 

LANGUAGES

German (First language)

English 

French 

 

 

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