Lukomorye (Spirit of the Ocean)

Costume for a Russian Spirit of the Ocean inspired by Alexander Pushkin’s fairytale poem and Russian mythology. Habotai silk painted using the serti (gutta resist) technique. Headpiece made from buckram and stuffed fabric, hand painted. Design and construction by Anna Kalabina, The New School, 2018-2019.

Mozart’s The Magic Flute

Dir. Garth Bardsley; Costume designer Olivia Hern, Assistant Anna Kalabina. NYU Steinhardt Production, Apr 4-7 2019. Photos by Anna Kalabina