Costume History


Awards

  • 2014 Best Costume Design Butoh Medea-United Solo, New York
  • 2015 Outstanding Undergraduate Student Mentor-Hunter College
Grants
  • 2015 FITT grant from Hunter College
-to create video tutorials for the theatre dept costume lab.
  • 2013 PSC CUNY grant
-to research Chau Dance masks in Eastern India
  • 2010 USITT grant of $10,500 (with Prof Cheri Vasek from University of Hawaii Manoa)
-to study Bollywood film costuming and other film production centers in India in India

  • 2006 Graduate Fellowship Florida State University $18,000



Recent Presentations
  • 2016 Dressing Global Bodies Conference, University of Alberta, Canada
             Bollywood Bodies:Definitions Over Decades and                     Regions
  • 2015 Rubin Museum of Art, New York
 Surviving Chau -post screening film discussion with audience about Chau dance from Eastern India

http://rubinmuseum.org/events/event/surviving-chau-06-24-2015

  • 2014 AAARI CUNY, New York
Bollywood and Beyond:Visual Appeal in Costumes in Indian Films.
  • 2014 Vernacular Traditions, Barnard College, New York
Talk on Chhau masks and their design

https://theatre.barnard.edu/vt-schedule


  • 2014 USITT, Fortworth, TX
Bollywood and Beyond:Visual Appeal in Costumes in Indian Films. Cheri Vasek and Deepsikha Chatterjee

http://sightlines.usitt.org/archive/2014/03/March2014.pdf

  • 2014 USITT Fortworth, TX

Hair And Makeup Of Kunqu Opera From China
Poster Session, Deepsikha Chatterjee