Jamie Vartan | Set Designer

Set Designer

Jamie Vartan

Biography

Jamie Vartan has worked extensively as a designer in theatre & opera. He studied Fine Art at Brighton Polytechnic & Theatre Design at Central St Martins.

Designs for opera include The First Child, The Second Violinist & The Last Hotel ( Landmark Productions & INO ) ; Bluebeard's Castle, Hansel & Gretel, & Il Barbiere di Siviglia ( INO ) ; Ariadne auf Naxos, The Queen of Spades ( La Scala ) ; La traviata ( Malmo ) ; Eugene Onegin ( Opera du Rhin ) ; The Life & Death of Alexander Litvinenko ( Grange Park Opera ); Carmen ( Lisbon ) ; Ariadne auf Naxos ( Salzburg ) ; Dead Man Walking ( Oldenburg ) ; A Village Romeo & Juliet ( Wexford ; Best Set Design, Irish Times Awards ) ; Manon Lescaut ( Bilbao & Valencia ) ; Falstaff ( Oman & Parma ) ; L'isola disabitata ( ROH ) ; productions in Cagliari, Marseille, Turin, Florence, & Scottish Opera. Film design includes The Last Hotel (Sky Arts).

Designs for theatre include Medicine ( Landmark Productions & Galway International Arts Festival ) ; Happy Days ( Olympia, Landmark Productions ) ; Woyzeck in Winter, Arlington, Ballyturk & Misterman (Best Set Design, Irish Times Theatre Awards - Landmark Productions & GIAF ) ; Grief is the Thing with Feathers ( Complicite & Wayward Productions in association with Landmark Productions & GIAF ) ; Bondagers ( Edinburgh Lyceum ) ; Ravens:Spassky v Fischer ( Hampstead Theatre ) ; Knives in Hens ( Perth ) ; Have Your Circumstances Changed? ( Artangel ) ; The Lost Child Trilogy ( David Glass Ensemble ), with residencies in Vietnam, Indonesia, China, Philippines & Colombia.

September 2021