Irina Portnyagina is a leading artist here at Scenic Art Studios.
First and foremost, Irina is a #brilliant artist with a range of skills that stretches from architectural rendering, portraits, the human form, and her incredible translucent skies. She is known for creating ingenious new scenic techniques and tools which have been adopted by other Scenics. Teaching newer Scenics how to adapt this style has helped shape them into true Scenics. Her ability to take a design and breathe life into it has also earned her the admiration of many Des...
Scenic boots travel far and wide. Creating one #backdrop after another. Walking across canvas after canvas. From paint splatters to starched accidents....they have seen a thing or two. Let's give it up to the soles that never gave up on us!!
The true life of a Scenic's boots.
Let us knows stories about your boots and what they have seen!!!
The Guild of Scenic Artists is the community for Scenics to find opportunities for professional development and to connect with each other. We’re here for you; to connect, share, and develop.
The Guild’s founders saw that other industries were benefiting from associations that connected their constituents, yet no such association existed for the hundreds (if not thousands!) of non-union Scenic Artists that work across the country in a wide variety of industries. As the majority of Scenic Artists are freelance, the nomadic nature of their work make...
"Side Show" is a musical about Siamese twins Daisy and Violet. To tell the story of their journey from a ramshackle traveling show to stardom on an international stage, the Rockwell Group’s sets framed the sisters’ life as a memory in which their earliest roots couldn't be forgotten. The Jazz Scrim on stage and on the shop floor.