OANA BOTEZ-BAN (Costume Designer)
Oana Botez-Ban, a native of Romania, has designed for major theater and dance companies including The National Theater of Bucharest and was involved in different international theater festivals such as the Quadrennial Scenography Show in Prague. Oana is part of the first Romanian theater design catalogue, Scenografica. Since 1999, her New York costume collaborations in theater and dance include Richard Foreman, Richard Schechner, Brian Kulick, Zelda Fichlander, Karin Coonrod, Jay Scheib, Eduardo Machado, Gus Solomon Jr.&Paradigm, Carmen de Lavallade, Adrian Giurgea, Gisela Cardenas,Pennsylvani Ballet, Erwin Maas, Veniamin Smekhov, Zishan Ugurlu, Doris Mirescu, Erin Mee, Alva Rogers, Saviana Stanescu, Judith Ren-Lay, Michael Sexton, Pig Iron Company, Charles Moulton, Loy Arcenas, Ripe Time. MFA in Design from NYU/Tisch School of the Arts.