Scenic Design/Video Design
Jim Findlay works across boundaries as a theater artist, visual artist, and film/video-maker. His most recent work includes his original performances Vine of the Dead (2015), Dream of the Red Chamber (2014) and the direction and design of David Lang’s Whisper Opera as well as the unreleased 3D film Botanica. In addition to his work as an independent artist, he maintains a long career as a collaborator with many theater, performance and music artists including Mallory Catlett, Daniel Fish, Aaron Landsman, the Wooster Group, Ridge Theater, Bang on a Can, and Ralph Lemon. His work has been seen at Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, BAM, Arena Stage, A.R.T. and over 50 cities internationally. He is a recipient of the Creative Capital Award, the Foundation for Contemporary Art Artist Grant, two Obies, two Bessies, two Princess Grace Awards, Lortel and Hewes Awards and residencies at Baryshnikov Arts Center, MacDowell, UCross, MassMOCA and Mt Tremper Arts.