biography
milwaukee...born. rhode island school of design...BFA
risd in rome...painting honours. venice, italy...guggenheim studentship
slade school of fine art, university of london...MFA
los angeles...scenic artist, props, set dressing, art direction
new york...production design

production design = mise-en-scéne

the script...the shooting script...the budget...the shooting schedule...the research... the concept...references: travel, dreams + memories, paintings, music, scent, experience...colour palette...characters... polarization...sequence/chronology...composition... light source...
pre-production...sketches...storyboard...location scouting... technical drawings...construction...decorating...props...set dressing... production...post-production...conclusion.