Renée is an award-winning set and costume designer.
Renée works with Australia’s leading directors including: Sarah Goodes, Lee Lewis, Paige Rattray, Imara Savage, Sam Strong, Andrew Upton and Kip Williams. Renée was Resident Designer at Sydney Theatre Company from 2012-2014 and a member of Queensland Theatre’s National Artistic Team from 2016-2017.
Designs for theatre include: for Sydney Theatre Company, costume HARP IN THE SOUTH, SAINT JOAN, TOP GIRLS, CHIMERICA, CHILDREN OF THE SUN, ENDGAME, VERE (FAITH), set and costume BLACK IS THE NEW WHITE, HAMLET: PRINCE OF SKIDMARK, ORLANDO, BATTLE OF WATERLOO, PERPLEX, THE EFFECT, THE LONG WAY HOME, DANCE BETTER AT PARTIES, MRS. WARREN’S PROFESSION, THE LUCK CHILD, IN A HEART BEAT, THE SPLINTER, EDWARD GANT’S AMAZING FEATS OF LONELINESS, associate CYRANO DE BERGERAC; for Griffin Theatre, RICE, THE BLEEDING TREE, THE BOYS, HOAX; for Bell Shakespeare, ROMEO AND JULIET; for Queensland Theatre, NEARER THE GODS, AN OCTOROON, RICE (with Griffin), SACRE BLEU, FAT PIG; for La Boite, AS YOU LIKE IT, RUBEN GUTHRIE, I LOVE YOU BRO.
Designs for film include: production design A PARACHUTE FALLING IN SIBERIA (short); art department THE DISTANCE BETWEEN (short); and art department armourer NARNIA – VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER.
Renée won a Matilda Award for Best Design for EDWARD GANT’S AMAZING FEATS OF LONELINESS. She holds a Bachelor of Design in Dramatic Art from the National Institute of Dramatic Art and a Bachelor of Interior Design from Queensland College of Art, Griffith University.
View Renée’s designs at www.reneemulder.com