Jian Jung

Undergraduate Discipline


MFA, New York University. MFA, Ewha Women's University (Korea). A New York-based set designer, Jung’s design has been acclaimed as “innovative,” “inventive,” “genius,” and “spectacular” by major press outlets, such as The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Time Out, and many others. Her theatre work has been in numerous downtown New York City theatres, including Classic Stage Company, ART/NY, The Kitchen, The Bushwick Starr, The Flea, Abrons Arts Center, Theatre Row, and Soho Rep, as well as outside of New York City in Venezuela, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Korea, and Los Angeles. Her opera work has been in Long Beach Opera (CA), Lincoln Center Juilliard School, and Huntington Theatre (Boston), among many venues. Jung received the 2015 Edith Lutyens & Norman Bel Geddes Design Enhancement Award and was nominated for the 2019 Henry Hewes Design Award. Her design in Venezuela was presented in Prague Quadrennial 2015, the world’s largest scenography exhibition. SLC, 2020–