Katie Davenport

Costume Design, Set Design

Katie is a set and costume designer based in Dublin and trained in Production Design for Stage and Screen (First Honours) at IADT.

She has designed for many major theatre, opera and dance companies in Ireland, including The Abbey, The Gate, Irish National Opera, Landmark, United Fall, Northern Irish Opera, thisispopbaby and Rough Magic and has associated at St Ann’s Warehouse (New York) and The Barbican (London). She has also worked in the art department of Ardmore studios, has designed for RTE and won an ICAD for Pirhanna Bar in 2016.

In 2019 she was nominated for an Irish Times Theatre Award and represented Ireland at The Prague Quadrennial, a world exhibition of theatre design.

Katie is Vice Chair of the Irish Society of Stage & Screen Designers and was Designer in Residence at The Gate Theatre Dublin in 2017. She recently participated in a cross disciplinary group curated by Irish Museum of Modern Art and Project Arts centre, Studio Interruptions in 2020 here.