ABOUT

 

Emona Stoykova is a theater designer from Sofia, Bulgaria, currently based in the USA, where she has recently completed her MFA degree in Set Design at Yale School of Drama.

American scenic design credits include An Enemy Of The People (Yale Repertory Theatre) {2018 Outstanding Set Design Award Nomination - Connecticut Critics Circle} , The Hour of Great Mercy and Bulgaria! Revolt! (Yale School Of Drama), Alice WolfEnter Your SleepDragaret'18 and The Meal (Yale Cabaret), Kaspar (Acme Corporation); Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman (Annex Theatre) and Potatoes of August (E.M.P Collective).  As an intern at the National Theatre of Bulgaria, Emona worked on Enchanted Night and Life Is Beautiful.  Her film work includes costume design for Me, You, Nobody Else and Tales (short).

Emona holds BAs in Scenography and in Theory and Practice of Art Education, from the National Academy of Arts in Sofia, Bulgaria, as well as a Professional Qualification in Painting from the National School of Fine Arts.

She is a recipient of the 2018 Donald and Zorka Oenslager Fellowship, 2017/18 McDougal Scholarship and 2016/17 Ray Klausen Scholarship.  Her work was exhibited in the 2011 and 2015 Prague Quadrennial and will be featured in the American pavilion in PQ 2019.