StamatiaMegla

Stamatia Megla is a stage, costume and fashion designer. She studied stage and costume design at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in the Theatre Department of Fine Art School. Straight after her undergraduate studies, she moved to the UK to delve more deeply into the studies of Costume Design. She accomplished a Master Fashion Design at UCA Rochester and another one in Costume Design for Performance at UAL London College of Fashion. In the meantime, she attended and completed a series of courses at Central Saint Martin’s College of Art, specialized in special constructions, the transformation of costumes and the significance of costume’s role through art.

Along with her studies and up until today, she has worked as a costume and stage designer in theatrical productions in Greece (Athens Festival. Fillipoi Festival, Municipal Theatre of Kavala, Serres, and stc.) and in (RADA, LAMDA, etc), she exhibited her costume pieces in various fine art exhibitions and also she worked as a stylist in television (SKAI).

She is the owner of a design company for handmade wedding dresses and limited edition -ready to wear- clothes.

Awards

In 2011, she won the first prize for the “Best Designer” in the competition of London LOOKK and in February 2012 she presented her collection in Nolcha Fashion Week in New York.

She participated in the Fine Art exhibition ROOMS 2014 in Kappatos Gallery, under the curation of Dio Kangelari.

In 2015, she presented in Foundation Michalis Kakogiannis, her first full fine art performance called WINDOW, based in Jan Saudekphtos, and in 2019, she presented her second performance called «Three Hidden Letters» based in Electra’s myth, in Rabbithole Theatre.

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