Jesper Kongshaug is considered to be one of the most radical and innovative lighting designers of Denmark. He studied in the United States and has since been working for theatre and opera houses, ballet companies, TV productions and performance groups. His installations are known nationally and internationally.
The numerous prizes he won attest his high quality work and offer the opportunity for both working for established and experimental institutions. He won the Nordic lighting Prize, Helsinki in 2008, and the Danish Lightingprize for his work the Royal Danish theatre in the same year. Some productions also led him to the Danish Royal Opera House, the Royal Swedish Opera, the Theater an der Wien, the Kolobov Novaya Opera Theatre, the San Francisco Opera and the Boston Lyric Opera, among others.
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