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Pirjo Liiri-Majava

Designer Biography

Pirjo Liiri-Majava graduated as master of stage design from the School of Art and Design Helsinki, and also studied at the Musashino Art University in Tokyo, Japan.She works as freelance set designer and costume designer (1991- ). Liiri-Majavas work has beeb seen a.o. in the National Opera ( stage design and costumes: Äidit ja Tyttäret , 1999; Rödhamn, 2001; costumedesign Käärmeenhetki, 2006) and the Finnish National Theatre (costume design: Kuningas kuolee- Le Roi se meurt,2014; Musta Purje Valkea Purje 2011; Sininen Lintu, 2007) Tampereen Työväen Teatteri TTT ( stage design and costumedesign Vanhan Naisen Vierailu 2014; Vånkikujetus nro 86, 2012) Turku City Theatre (costumedesign: musical Jekyll & Hyde,2012) and in several productions in different city theatres and freelance opera, theatre and dance groups. Liri-Majavas costumes from opera Eerik XIV have been seen in the exhibition WSD2013. Liiri-Majava was awarded as a costumedesigner in the musical Jekyll & Hyde, Turku City Theatre 2012. Exhibition SEE ME - visions of theatre and opera , Turku Conserhall 22.10.-20.12.2014 was Liiri-Majavas costume design exhibition, 70 costumes from ten different play, musical or opera productions.

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Costume at the Turn of the Century (1990 - 2015) - Moscow, Russia - - June-August 2015

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