The Society of British Theatre Designers

The Value of Design

Basia Binkowska

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Biography

Basia is a BA Theatre Design graduate from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland from 2016. Before coming to the Conservatoire, she completed extensive training in Fine Arts and History of Art at Leon Wyczolkowski State School of Art in her native Poland. During her 2nd year of studies she was selected for an International Exchange at the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) where she joined the BFA Scenic Design course.

After her graduation, Basia completed the Trainee Designer scheme at the Royal Shakespeare Company assisting designers and working alongside the company on several RSC productions.

She is the Overall Winner of the Linbury Prize for Stage Design 2017. Her winning design for the Lyric Hammersmith's double bill of Shakespeare's othellomacbeth will be realised in October 2018.