Tatyana van WalsumDesigner
The Haute-Couture garments by Tatyana van Walsum provide the unified dramaturgy to the opera.
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).
Tatyana van Walsum's costumes sparkle at the opening of Aida at the Salzburg Festival1 August 2017
Tatyana's designs thrill audiences at the Polish National Opera5 December 2016
Dance renders words in Joffrey's soaring production of Romeo and Juliet20 October 2016
Tatyana van Walsum's Anna Pavlovna exhibition opens at Paleis Het Loo6 October 2016
Tatyana van Walsum's Naked completes the Dumais dance trilogy in Mannheim29 April 2016
Tatyana van Walsum's costumes for The Tempest whip up a storm in Warsaw11 April 2016