PERFORMANCE DESIGN & VISUAL ART
Amiya Brown is a Lighting Designer and Visual Artist based in Seattle, WA. She holds a Master’s Degree in Theatrical Lighting Design from the University of Washington. Designing nationally and internationally for Theatre, Dance, and Opera, she specializes in site-specific, generative performance. Her work has been presented at The Baryshnikov Arts Center, New York Live Arts, The Joyce SOHO (NYC), The Kasser Theatre (Montclair, NJ), On the Boards (Seattle, WA), The Moore (Seattle, WA), REDCAT (Los Angeles, CA), Yerba Buena Cultural Arts Center (San Francisco, CA), The Guthrie Theatre (Minneapolis, MN), The Kohler Arts Center (Sheboygan, WI), Maui Center for the Arts (Maui, HI) Miami Light Project (Miami, FL), The Della Nuova Danza Roma (Rome, Italy), and Theatre Le Quai (Angers, France) and many others. She received a Gypsy Rose Lee Award in 2012 for her work on The Skriker (Janet Findley Production) and recently designed lights for Pat Graney's Bessie award winning production Girl Gods. Long standing collaborators include Pat Graney, Amy O’Neal, zoe|juniper, Alice Gosti, Kyle Loven, Kate Wallich, and KT Niehoff.
*Pictured: Amy O'Neal's Something Light for the Sake of the Dark. Photo courtesy of Tim Summers