Contact

Email: tgnovy@gmail.com
Phone: (630) 310-4179

Media

Facebook: www.facebook.com/tierragnovyartistry
Instagram: @tgnovy
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/tierra-novy-26b7ab37

Present

Fine Artist
Illustrator
www.lemonandlou.com

Education

DePaul University, The Theatre School 2013
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Scenic Design, Magna Cum Laude

Educational Awards, Honors and Recognition

Joe and Leslie Antunovich Scholarship 2012-2013
The Theatre School Merit Scholarship 2010-2013
The Theatre School Talent Scholarship 2010-2013
Deans List 2009-2013

Professional Awards, Honors and Recognition

"Best Production Design" for Me VS the Tooth Fairy, Computing and Media Design at DePaul University, 2012

Galleries and Exhibitions

WORTH Exhibit: A woman's collaborative art exhibit to benefit Hut Outreach; Palette and Chisel, Chicago IL, 19th-28th February 2016
Artistic Debut: Featuring work from  A Legacy in Gold series; Indianapolis IN, 7 June 2014

Scenic Design

2016

Magic Tree House, The Broadway Playhouse in Water Tower Place, Chicago IL
Skippyjon Jones, Directed by Michael Rashid, The Apollo Theatre, Chicago IL

2015

Dragons Love Tacos, Directed by Morgan Ashley Madison, The Apollo Theatre, Chicago IL
Magic Tree House, Directed by Samuel Robinson, The Apollo Theatre, Chicago IL
Elephant and Piggie: We are in a Play! Directed by Morgan Ashley Madison, The Apollo Theatre, Chicago IL
A Map of Virtue, Directed by Tosha Fowler, Rivendell Theatre, Chicago IL

2014

Hansel & Gretel: A Wickedly Delicious Musical Treat, Directed by Ernie Nolan, The Broadway Playhouse in Water Tower Place, Chicago IL
Charlotte's Web, Directed by Ernie Nolan, The Broadway Playhouse in Water Tower Place, Chicago IL

2013

Llama Llama, Directed by Ernie Nolan, The Apollo Theatre, Chicago IL
Machinal, Directed by Michael Osinsky, The Theater Wit, Chicago IL
Angels in America: Perestroika, Directed by Jane Drake Brody, The Merle Reskin Theatre, Chicago IL

2012

Paradise Lost, Directed by Andrew Gallant, The Charnel House, Chicago IL

2011

The Witches, Directed by Ernie Nolan, The Merle Reskin Theatre, Chicago IL
Four Twins, Directed by Andrew Gallant, Acme Art Works Building, Chicago IL

2010

Blood Pudding, Written and Directed by Sharon Bridgeforth, The Theater Wit, Chicago IL

Assistant Scenic Design

2013

Broadsword, Scenic Design by Stephen H. Carmondy, The Gift Theatre, Chicago IL

2012

I Am Bradley Manning, Scenic Design by Rachel Claxton, The Merle Reskin Theatre, Chicago IL

2011

Pinkalicious, Scenic Design by Vanessa Fussi-Hoblit, The Merle Reskin Theatre, Chicago IL

2010

Cabaret, Scenic Design by Ross Hoppe, The Merle Reskin Theatre, Chicago IL

Production Design

2012

Me VS the Tooth Fairy, Directed by Gregory Dixon, DePaul University CDM Film Studio, Chicago IL

Prop Design

2015

A Charlie Brown Christmas, Directed by Ernie Nolan, The Broadway Playhouse Theatre at Water Tower Place, Chicago IL
Dragons Love Tacos, Directed by Morgan Ashley Madison, The Apollo Theatre, Chicago IL
Fancy Nancy, Directed by Ernie Nolan, The Apollo Theatre and at The Broadway Playhouse Theatre at Water Tower Place, Chicago IL

2014

Hansel & Gretel: A Wickedly Delicious Musical Treat, The Broadway Playhouse Theatre at Water Tower Place, Chicago IL
The Big Friendly Giant, Directed by Morgan Ashley Madison, The Apollo Theatre, Chicago IL
The Art of Falling, Directed by Billy Bungeroth, The Harris Theatre, Chicago IL
Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Directed by Ernie Nolan, The Apollo Theatre, Chicago IL
Charlotte's Web, Directed by Ernie Nolan, The Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place, Chicago IL
Ramona Quimby, Directed by Jackie Stone, The Apollo Theatre, Chicago IL
The Three Little Pigs, Directed by Ernie Nolan, The Apollo Theatre, Chicago IL

2013

Rapunzel, Directed by Morgan Ashley Madison, The Apollo Theatre, Chicago IL
Llama Llama, Directed by Ernie Nolan, The Apollo Theare, Chicago IL

Previous Experience and Internships

Art Department Intern, Supervisor Carrie Parker, Heffernan Morgan and Ronsley, 2012, Chicago IL
Prop Artisan, Supervisor Wayne Smith, DePaul University Property Shop, 2010-2013, Chicago IL

Skills and Software

Painting, Drawing, Multi-media, Rendering, Hand Drafting, Fashion and Costume History, Costume Design, Basic Sewing and Stitching, Basic Scenic Carpentry, Scale Modeling, Research, Team Communication, Strategic Planning, AutoCAD for PC and MAC, Microsoft Office, Photoshop, Google SketchUp.