Teresa Przybylski
Workshop Leader: Perception of Space   

Teresa Przybylski is an architect and a theatre designer.

She received her degree in Architecture at The Technical University of Krakow and in Scenography at The Fine Art Academy, Krakow, Poland. She is now living and working in Canada.

In 1988 she established her design studio in Toronto, working in theatre, opera, dance, film and architecture. Companies she has designed for include: Stratford Festival, Shaw Festival, Canadian Opera Company, Opera Theatre in Saint Louis, Pacific Opera, Calgary Opera, Atlantic Festival, Blyth Festival, Young People’s Theatre, Tarragon Theatre, Factory Theatre, Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Native Earth, Volcano Theatre, Theatre Smith-Gilmour, Canadian Stage, Canadian Film Center, Rhombus Media and others.

Her work in theatre has been awarded with 5 Dora Mavor Moore Awards and 16 Dora Mavor Moore Nominations.

Her design work in film and television has won two Gemini Awards.

She is a member of The Royal Canadian Academy of Arts, The Associated Designers of Canada and a Board Member of The Toronto Arts Council.                 

In 2000 Teresa was awarded a full time position at York University where she is currently Associate Professor teaching set and costume design alongside her continuing design career.



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