Brian Ball

(Set & Props Designer)

Brian is a BC based Artist and Designer. Born and raised in Newfoundland, he completed his BFA in Visual Arts from Memorial University where he also fell in love with the world of Theatre.  After completing his BFA he moved to Victoria BC to complete his MFA in Theatre set and Costume design at UVIC (Victoria). In 1994 he moved to Vancouver to work in both Theatre and Film industry. He successfully ran the paint department of a scenic shop for many years, as well as painting and design projects in Interior residential/commercial design, set decoration for film, and painted backdrops and scenic elements for touring bands (Barenaked Ladies, Sarah McLachlan, The Tragically Hip). Recently he has returned full time to his original love of Theatre design, and has been working non-stop in BC and across Canada for the past five years. Apart from his Design work he is also a practicing Visual Artist, Painting the landscapes of the East and West coasts of Canada. He has shown in galleries across BC and Newfoundland, and has works in private collections from Johannesburg, London, Barbados, as well as across Canada.