CHRISTOPHER KUHL is a lighting, scenic, and installation designer for new performance, theater, dance, and opera. Recent work includes Dog Days (Prototype Festival, Los Angeles Opera); The Object Lesson (BAM, Edinburgh Festival, Sydney Festival); The Source (REDCAT, BAM); The Institute of Memory (T:BA Festival, The Public Theater); Straight White Men (Young Jean Lee’s Theatre Company, The Public Theatre, Kaai Theater, Centre Pompidou); The Elephant Room (St. Ann’s Warehouse); ABACUS (Early Morning Opera, BAM, Sundance Film Festival, EMPAC); Quartier Libres with Nadia Beugré (New York Live Arts, Walker Art Center); and Cipher with Samita Sinha (T:BA Festival, The Kitchen).
He was also the Production Manager and Lighting Director for Ralph Lemon’s How Can You Stay in the House All Day and Not Go Anywhere?
He has also had the pleasure of making art at On the Boards, Fusebox Festival, San Francisco Symphony, Jacob’s Pillow, Carnegie Hall, Santa Fe Opera, The Chocolate Factory, Beijing Music Festival, Queer Zagreb, MAC France, Santiago a Mil Chile, and the Holland Festival. He has received two Ovation awards and Sherwood, Drammy, and Horton awards. He also received 2014 and 2015 Bessie awards. He is originally from New Mexico and a graduate of CalArts.