Head of Design Area
Associate Professor

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Fine Arts Building, Room 308D
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Professional Design credits include: SeaWorld San Diego: Electric Ocean, IllumiNites, Start Down: Alliance Theatre. Ultimate Energy, Wanda Movie Theme Park, Wuhan, China. Fairytale Lives of Russian Girls, Alliance Theatre. Disney On Ice: Dare to Dream, A’lure: the Call of the Ocean, SeaWorld Orlando.  Film credits include: Suits, Rules of the Game, Escape to Life, and Sundance Award Winner “2x4”. Television credits include: national commercials for Toyota, Pontiac, BMW, McDonald’s MTV and Pier One Imports featuring Kirstie Alley. Awards include: Suzi Bass Award for Outstanding Costume Design of a Play, Fairytale Lives of Russian Girls and a nomination from the Costume Designers Guild for Excellence in Commercial Costume Design for Pier One Imports featuring Kirstie Alley. Assistant credits: Tony Award®-winning designers Willa Kim (Grease), Desmond Heeley (The Snow Maiden), William Ivey Long (Chicago), and Susan Hilferty (Too Clever By Half, How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, Night of the Iguana). Frank Krenz, (Disney on Ice: Jungle Adventures) and Joe Aulisi (Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle) Ivan is a member of the United Scenic Artist Union Local 829 and the United States Institute for Theatre Technology

Education:

M.F.A., New York University