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Danielle Nieves Costume/Make-up Design Portfolio

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1: Danielle Nieves Costume/Make-up Design Portfolio 2010

2: Alice in Wonderland Costume Designs December 2006 | American tourist in Harajuku, Tokyo

3: Digital Rendering of Alice

6: Hamlet Costume Design Steampunk Theme March 2007

8: construction plating and gears | vents

9: wires and steam | measures

10: metal sheeting | pins and nuts

11: aeronautical and valves

12: Three Penny Opera Costume Design 30's clothing motif inspiration from birds March 2010

13: Inspiration from Peacock Feathers

17: Lucy

20: Talking With Directed By Cheryl Faraone

21: a woman who keeps her memories in tattoos: hand painted in liquid eyeliner | Costume Design A play about women and their lives, hopes and aspirations November 2006

22: Top Left: a snake keeper

23: a housewife who dreams of being Patches from the Wizard of Oz

24: Lovesong of the Electric Bear Directed by Cheryl Faraone A memory play about the life and death of British computer scientist Alan Turing (1912-54). Turing cracked the WWII German enigma codes and is considered the father of the computer. He openly professed as a gay man and was prosecuted by the British government to chemical castration. This led to his suicide by eating a laced apple in cyanide, a tribute to his favorite movie, Snow White. Costume Designs January 2010

25: Because Turing believed that humans had no souls and that they could be programmed, he only saw people as good or bad, black or white. So for the designs, everyone except for Turing and Porgy are dressed in black and white.

26: Alan Turing (1912-54) A genius yet slob

29: Porgy Bear: Alan Turing's childhood teddy bear, himself that he cannot express and his created artificial intelligence

32: Joan: Alan's once love interest and colleague. She falls into Turing's black and white world.

33: Joan is first digitally created by Turing.

34: To give the audience a break from all of the black and white costumes in act 1, in act 2 I designed the drag scene in color. | Turing, exploring New York City find himself in a drag bar.

36: Top Left: Turing's childhood best friend. Bottom Left: Turing's childhood bully. Top: An old southern woman Turing meets in America.

37: Top: Turing's younger lover. Top Right: Porgy speaks with a Universal Machine repairer. Bottom Right: Turing meets the family of his very eccentric psychologist.

38: Designs for Popular MediaMusic Videos and Artist For Fergie's "Fergalicious" Music Video: the assignment was to redesign the music video to better fit her concept of "Fergie Land" as an adaptation of Willy Wonka Land.

39: Redesign for Fergalicious, highlighting her candy world theme. 2010

41: Assignment: To Redesign Imogen Heaps' Street Wear Look and Image | Left: Photos of Imogen Heap Right: Redesign for Street Wear

42: Assignment: To redesign Imogen Heap's Grammy Awards dress while keeping with the original's palette and motifs of Victorian, Japanese and Lilly Pond | Left: Imogen Heap's original dress at the Grammy Awards Right: My redesign

43: Grammy Awards

44: Music Video: Must be Dreaming Assignment: To redesign her dress to fit her theme of a dream sequence

47: Music Video: Redesign of First Train Home

48: Etcetera Costumes and Illustrations Designed and Constructed by Myself

49: Ultima Summon from the video game, Final Fantasy XII Construction design and execution by myself 2008

50: Coat Design for Geiger 2007

51: Music Inspired Avant-Garde Costumes for Beau-Arts Ball 2007

52: Make-up Designs

53: Make-up designs for Cabaret directed by Claudio Medeiros 2007

55: Cabaret

56: Etc. Make-up Designs Top Left: Cat 2007 Center: Peter Pan 2009 Right: Flower inspired 2008 Far Right: Ice inspired 2008

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Danielle Nieves
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  • Title: Danielle Nieves Costume/Make-up Design Portfolio
  • Illustrations and photos of costume and make-up designs. Resume 2010 Education: Middlebury College 2006-2010 BA: Theater Design and Japanese Studies Professional Work: Assistant Costume Designer 06-07 2009 The Europeans PTP/NYC Richard Romagnoli University and College Work: Role; Play; Director: Co-Costume Designer; Talking With; Cheryl Faraone/ Make-up Designer; Cabaret; Claudio Medeiros/ Costume Designer; On the Verge; Alec Strum/ Costume Designer; Undercurrents; Teddy Crecilius/ Make-up Designer; Frozen; Rishabh Kashyap/ Costume Designer; Lovesong of the Electric Bear; Cheryl Faraone/ Costume Designer; Wonder of the World; Oscar Loyo/ Co-Costume Designer; West Side Story Samantha Peaslee/ Related Experience: Make-up Overseer; Cinders; Richard Romagnoli/ Make-up Artist and Crew; St. Crispin's Day; Alex Draper/ Backstage Crew; After Ashley; MacLeod Andrews/ Costume Shop Technician/Make-up Artist Spring 2007 - Present/ Awards: Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival: 1st place regional costume design/ Middlebury Theater Design Symposium: Featured Designer/ Special Skills: Make-up Artist/ Distressing and fabric modification/ Jewelry work/ Painting (experience with most mediums)/ Set Building Technician/
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  • Published: over 9 years ago