Catherine Martin


Born, Australia. Co-founder of Bazmark Inq., Catherine designs films, opera, theatre, music, multi-media and events. NIDA graduate

OA repertoire

Designed Lake Lost (1988; Victorian Green Room Award), La bohème (MO Award for Operatic Performance of the Year), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Sydney Theatre Critics Circle; Victorian Green Room Award)

Other Companies

Production designer and costume co-designer for Strictly Ballroom (1992; 2 BAFTAs; 2 AFIs); designed William Shakespeare’s Romeo+Juliet (1996; BAFTA and an Academy Award nomination for Art Direction); Moulin Rouge! (2002; 2 Academy Awards for Art Direction and Costume Design); designed the sets and co-designed the costumes for La Bohème on Broadway (2002; 3 Tony Awards); Production designer, costume designer, co-producer of feature film Australia (2008; Academy Award nomination for Costume Design; Satellite Award for production design; winner 2 AFI Awards)