Interviews

Interview with The Book of Boba Fett Costume Designer, Shawna Trpcic Saddle up your bantha because we have a special, surprise bonus episode. Shawna Trpcic, the costume designer for The Book of Boba Fett, is here to talk all about her costumes. Listen along as Spencer talks with Shawna about the legacy of Star Wars […]

Interview with Moon Knight Costume Designer, Meghan Kasperlik – The Art of Costume Blogcast

Interview with Moon Knight Costume Designer, Meghan Kasperlik The scales are finally in balance. The highly anticipated Moon Knight bonus episode of The Art of Costume Blogcast is here! Costume designer Meghan Kasperlik returns to the studio to talk about her costumes and lay down some serious “Behind-The-Wardrobe Facts” about the complicated Moon Knight suit, […]

Yaz and the Fashion of ‘Inferno’

Content Warning: Discussion of abuse, sexual abuse and harassment. Spencer: Today I’m joined by an incredible artist and one of my good friends. I love her to death. She has a new record called Inferno, which was released on February 18th. Yaz, welcome to The Art of Costume. Thank you so much for joining me! Yaz: […]

Costumes, Style, and Rock N Roll – An Interview with Costume Designer, Dawn Ritz

The day after the announcement of the 2022 Costume Designers Guild Awards nominations, I was given the great honor of meeting costume designer, Dawn Ritz. We spoke about her career beginnings, designing the costumes for Paradise City (now streaming on Prime Video), collaborating with Bella Thorne, and her recent commercial that earned her yet another […]

The Power of The Dog: An Interview with Kirsty Cameron

Elizabeth: Hello Kirsty, The Power of The Dog was such a beautiful film, thanks to the beautiful wardrobe you created. Before we jump into the film, how did you get started in costume design? Kirsty: In the nineties after art school, while making video installation work and being involved with an artist-run gallery called ‘Teststrip’, […]

Costume as a Way of Thinking – Interview with Professor Sofia Pantouvaki

Tempest (2015), Music Centre Helsinki; Lead costume designer: Sofia Pantouvaki, Associate costume designers: Susanna Suurla, Heli Salomaa, Lauren Sever, Mimosa Norja As 2022 has just begun, one of our first interviews this year introduces a scenographer and Professor of Costume Design at Aalto University, Finland: the wonderful Sofia Pantouvaki. Apart from discussing her impressive and […]