Aida, Salzburg Festival, 2017 (detail) View full image

​​Tatyana van Walsum

© Anjoescha Odufré

The Haute-Couture garments by Tatyana van Walsum provide the unified dramaturgy to the opera.

​​A​lbrecht Thiemann, Opernwelt, Aida, Salzburger Festspiele

Tatyana van Walsum enjoys a career as a set and costume designer working across many art forms including ballet, theatre and opera as well as exhibition and film.

Tatyana maintains key collaborations with choreographers such as Krzysztof Pastor, Dominique Dumais and Kevin O’Day, taking her to houses all over the world including Dutch National Ballet, Polish National Ballet, Stuttgart Ballet, Nationaltheater Mannheim, Toronto Ballet Company, The Australian Ballet, Scottish Ballet, Royal Ballet Sweden and the Joffrey Ballet Chicago. 

Her work with Pastor spans many years; most recently, costume design for The Tempest at Dutch National Ballet (co-production with Polish National Opera), and set and costume design for Romeo and Juliet at the Polish National Opera, Joffrey Ballet Chicago and Lithuanian National Ballet.

Most recently Tatyana designed costumes for Aida at the 2017 Salzburg Festival (director Shirin Neshat).

Aida, Salzburg Festival, 2017

Romeo and Juliet, Polish National Opera, 2014

Grace Kelly, Paleis Het Loo Apeldoorn, 2014

The Tempest, Dutch National Ballet, 2014

John Adams: Century Rolls (World Premiere), Polish National Ballet, 2012

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