Set and Costume Design
for Theatre and Screen
















Mark








Contact

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Training

2014 – 2017  Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (former RSAMD) - BA Production Arts and Design (major - Set and Costume Design, minor - Costume Construction)

Upon graduation I received The John Groves Technical Award for general achievement. I have also studied Graphic Design at the Iceland Academy of the Arts. Prior to that I received a Bachelor Degree in Creative Writing from the Moscow Institute of Journalism and Creative Writing. I’ve also received a Diploma in Drawing from the Reykjavik School of Visual Arts.








Theatre /
Set and Costume Design


CURRENTLY IN PRODUCTION

hang by debbie tucker green, dir. Kolbrún Björt Sigfúsdóttir - Tron Theatre, Glasgow

The Black Spider dir. John Leo Wilkie - Opera North, Edinburgh Fringe

The Marriage of Figaro dir. Oliver Platt - Opera Bohemia, Scottish tour

2019

The Lost Elves written and directed by Jack Nurse - Co-production between Citizens Theatre and Royal Conservatoire of Scotland - Tramway, Glasgow

The Merry Widow dir. John Leo Wilkie (Opera Bohemia) - Scottish tour

The Mistress Contract by Abi Morgan, dir. Eve Nicol - Tron Theatre, Glasgow

The Trojans dir. Victoria Beesley (Terra Incognita) - Platform, Glasgow

2018

Humbug! written and directed Andy McGregor - Co-production between Citizens Theatre and Royal Conservatoire of Scotland - Tramway, Glasgow

Attempts on her Life by Martin Crimp, dir. Guy Hollands - Chandler Studio Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Arachnophilia /Costume Design only/ by Aidan Fitzmaurice, dir. Sarah Bradley - The New Theatre, Dublin Fringe

The Pool of Bethesda by Allan Cubitt, dir. Mark Thomson - Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Splendour by Abi Morgan, dir. Matthew Bentley - Chandler Studio Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

The Arsonists by Max Frisch, dir. Andrea Cabrera Luna and Marc Silverschatz - Chandler Studio Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

The Fall of Europe dir. Tomaž Krajnc - Chandler Studio Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Tiny Dynamite by Abi Morgan, dir. Heather Knudtsen - Chandler Studio Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

2017

Wendy and Peter Pan by Ella Hickson, dir. Gareth Warburton - The Richard Whiteley Theatre, Giggleswick School, Settle

Lampedusa by Anders Lustgarten, dir. Jack Nurse (Wonder Fools) - Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

More in Common created and directed by Jo Meredith - Youth Music Theatre UK, Halifax Square Chapel, Halifax

Pleasure and Pain written and dir. by Mark Thomson - Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Coriolanus dir. Gareth Nicholls  -  Chandler Studio Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Macbeth dir. Ian Wooldridge - Chandler Studio Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Anything Goes /Set Design only/ dir. Ryan Peacock (The Lyric Musical Society) - His Majesty’s Theatre, Aberdeen

Snowflake /Set Design only/ written and directed Mark Thomson - SDTN Graduate Ensemble - Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh Fringe

North Haven by Davey Anderson, dir. Richard Cerato - Part of New Writing festival at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Chandler Studio Theatre, Glasgow

Bubble by Kieran Hurley, dir. Shilpa Hyland - Part of New Writing festival at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Chandler Studio Theatre, Glasgow

Happier or Better? by Lynda Radley, dir. David Wood - Part of New Writing festival at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Chandler Studio Theatre, Glasgow

2016

The Caddie by Douglas Maxwell, dir. Alice Langle - Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Chandler Studio Theatre, Glasgow

Playhouse Creatures by April De Angelis, dir. Alice Langley - Bloomsbury Theatre, London

Green Patch by Eve Nicol , dir. Andrea Cabrera Luna - 24 hour play - Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

My Shadow and Me by Stephen Redwood, dir. Conor Hinds - New Atheneum Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow



Theatre /
Design Consultant

2019

Scorched by Wajdi Mouawad, dir. Leonor Estrada - Chandler Studio Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Age of Blindness by Dharamvir Bharati and Tanvi Shah, dir. Tanvi Shah - Chandler Studio Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Aliens by Annie Baker, dir. Rebecca Clark - Chandler Studio Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Little light by Alice Birch, dir. Katie Smith - Chandler Studio Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Theatre /
Design Assistant


- to Richard Evans on Shaw goes Wilde (2019), Sleepin’ Cutie (2018), Snow Queen (2018), Aladdin (2018), A Night To Remember (2018), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (2018), Look Up (2018)

- to Laura Fisher on enter the /move through /take up /leave (also - Costume Design) (2018)

- to Janis Hart for Orphee / Le vin herbe (2017), Hansel and Gretel (2016)

- to James Cotterill on English Eccentrics and Owen Wingrave during British Youth Opera Summer season 2016.

Film /
Production and Costume Design


Andros /Costume Design/ dir. Doris Tääker - Short film - 2018

Greylag /Production Design/ dir. Ben Hunter - Short film - Nominated for Best Drama for Royal Television Society Student Award Scotland - 2016

Skin Deep /Production Design/ dir. Gwenllian Thurstan - Short film - 2014

Film /
Art Department


The Oath dir. Baltasar Kormákur - Assistant to Production Designer during the pre-production stage (to Heimir Sverrisson) - Feature film - 2015

“Think Blue” by Volkswagen dir. Christian Mielmann - Art Department Assistant, Art Department Standby - Advertisement (Unreleased) - 2015

“The Cube” by Canal+ dir. Antoine Bardou-Jacquet - Assistant Props (Icelandic Unit) - Advertisement - 2015

Ūhte dir. Ray Tallan - Art Department Assistant - Short film - 2015

Music videos

“Lung Breathers” by Oyama - Directed/Designed - 2015

“Nott (One for the Girls)” by Samaris - Directed/Designed - 2015

“Bloom” by Pascal Pinon - Directed/Designed - 2014

Theatre /
Wardrobe Assistant


2017

Nowhere dir. Andy Arnold - Devised work - Part of Take Me Somewhere 2017, Tron Theatre, Glasgow

2014

Mother Goose dir. Alasdair Hawthorne - New Atheneum Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

The Hypochondriac dir. Ali de Souza - New Atheneum Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow 


Mark
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