Julia Soubbotina













Born  in Moscow

Living in Berlin since 1994


          Professional Experience – Costume and Stage Designer

  • 2013 guest appearances "LUCIA - la macchina della famiglia" & "IRISHIRISIRISCHmurmelquietsch" at the Beckett Theatre in Dublin
  • 2012 stage and costume design for "Public Metropolitan and Suburban Commuter Railway Systems" & for "Zoostory", both directed by Nikša Eterović
  • 2011 costume and stage design for "The Russian Passport", directed by El Earthbourne       
  • 2003 - 2011 Lecturer for costume and costume history at theakademie Berlin
  • 2006 stage and costume design for "The Importance of Being Earnest" by Jaime Tadeo Mikan
  • since 2006 stage and costume design for parts I, II, III, IV of ‘Joyce-Cycle’, directed by: Nikša Eterović, staging in Berlin und Lastovo (Croatia), guest performances in Nepal
  • 2003 idea, stage and costume design for ‘somnambulic@opera’, directed by Nikša Eterović
  • 2003 „Niti vremeni“ - Workshop with children, Children´s Festival Shibenik, Croatia
  • 2001 „Don Quichotte – Last Trip“, directed by Nikša Eterović
  • 2000 Art festival at Kulturforum, Chamber music hall, Philharmonie, Berlin

                   costumes for dance and sound performance "Five Elements"

  • 1999 costumes for für Fiberarts Designbook Six, North Carolina, USA
  • 1998 - 1999 course lecturer at Lernfest '98‘ & slide show and cinema promotion for "Art at Construction": mural painting "Windows to the World" at local adult education centre VHS Steglitz
  • 1998 costumes for dance and sound performance "Five Elements" for Workshop of Cultures, Berlin
  • 1995 - 2000 experiences on costume designing at film and theatre productions
  • 1994 Designer, Moscow textile plant
  • 1993 Graphic artist at glass workshop, Moscow

     Stage and costume design and co-operation with directors Jaime Tadeo Mikan,

     El Earthbourne, Björn Reinke, Mira Hildenbrand



  • 2003 "Chipo Musandi" galery, Berlin
  • 2003 "Studio Naranca" galery, Split, Croatia
  • 2003 "Ten21" galery, Berlin
  • 2000 second art fair in the Palais am Festungsgraben, Berlin
  • 1999 painting and objects for the art project "Nespalniy Wagon",                           Das Verborgene Museum, Berlin
  • 1999 first art fair in the Palais am Festungsgraben, Berlin
  • 1999 multimedia installation "Station Visions" at Jannowitzbrücke Station, Berlin
  • 1998 room and sound installation "Anfibia", actions galerie, Berlin
  • 1998 art activities on "Women´s Days", Potsdam
  • 1995 painting and installations, Central House of Artists, Moscow
  • 1995 - 2000 many exhibitions in Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Warsaw, Malmö, Split, Berlin & competitions about textile and multimedia projects



  • 2000 - 2001 series of articles on design for „Chetyre komnaty“ magazine,

           Salon-Press, Moscow

  • 1995 articles on design for „Textil Forum“ und „Textilkunst“ magazines, publishers M. & H. Schaper GmbH & Co KG, Germany

           Professional education 

  • 1999 - 2000 apprenticeship as multimedia designer at CIMdata
  • 1994 - 1998 post graduate studies at University of Arts (HdK) in Berlin in textile design, diploma
  • 1986 - 1992 studies of textile design at Moscow Art-Industrial College (Stroganov), diploma