Bartek Macias

(Kraków, Poland)

2017-18 Season: Video Designer in Elektra

Making his San Francisco Opera debut in Elektra, Bartek Macias is co-founder of the animation and post-production studio Lunapark and also a founder and creative director of Yes Eye Do! Initiatives. He is a pioneer in the adaptation of moving graphics and incorporating them in operatic and theatrical productions. His achievements include a number of collaborations with directors Keith Warner, Grzegorz Jarzyna, Mariusz Treliński, and Amon Miyamoto. He has also collaborated with set designer Boris Kudlička in creating theater and opera projects all over the world, including Manon Lescaut at Welsh National Opera and Elektra at Prague National Theatre and Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe.