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Caitlin Ayer

MFA Scenic Design
Class of 2017

Theater Experience


PRODUCTIONROLEVENUEYEAR
THE ROVERSCENIC DESIGNERCARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY2016
2016 SEASONRESIDENT SCENIC DESIGNERCOLORADO SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL2016
LORD OF THE FLIESSCENIC DESIGNERCARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY2015
2015 SEASONRESIDENT SCENIC DESIGNERCOLORADO SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL2015
THE BOOK OF MORMONDESIGN ASSISTANT1ST NATIONAL TOUR, BROADWAY2012

TV/Film/Radio Work


PRODUCTIONROLECOMPANYYEAR
MESSESART DIRECTORCARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY2015

Professional Experience


COMPANYROLEYEAR
SKIBBA ILLUSTRATIONILLUSTRATION ASSISTANT2016
KENMARK SCENIC BACKDROPSPAINT SHOP ASSISTANT2014
DENVER CENTER THEATRE COMPANYDESIGN ASSISTANT2010-2012
FIRECRAKER PRESSPRINT SHOP ASSISTANT2010
AMERICAN PLAYERS THEATRECRAFT SHOP ASSISTANT2010

Education


CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY
MFA in Scenic Design, 2017

WEBSTER UNIVERSITY
BA in Fine Arts, Cum Laude 2012

STUDY ABROAD
Webster University, Vienna, Austria

Special Skills


AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, Model building (including metalwork, small-scale sculpting, painting), Printmaking, Hand Drafting, Scenic Painting, ‘Analog’ Rendering (watercolor, pencil, colored pencil, marker, acrylic, ink)

Honors and Awards


AWARDINSTITUTIONYEAR
ROSE BRAND SCENE DESIGN AWARDUSITT2017
YOUNG DESIGNER TO WATCHLIVE DESIGN MAGAZINE2013
W. OREN PARKER UNDERGRADUATE SCENE DESIGN AWARDUNITED STATES INSTITUTE FOR THEATRE TECHNOLOGY2010
MARITA WOODRUFF SCHOLARSHIPWEBSTER UNIVERSITY2008