Two of my parallel interests intersected recently, when an artist I discovered while cataloging books at my library internship showed up as a set designer for a production at Los Angeles Opera this season.
Jenny Okun is a LA-&-London-based photographer who creates abstract, cubist-like digital composite images of architectural spaces. The LA Opera production in question is the world premiere of Lee Holdridge‘s Dulce Rosa, based on a story by Isabel Allende. Set to premiere in May, Okun will be working with set designer Yael Pardess, designing backdrop projections. Continue reading