The River Eats 2015 South Korea

  The River Eats was remounted by the MCA for a tour to the MMCA in Seoul, South Korea for a one week season. It was part of the New Romance exhibition which features South Korean and Australian artists exploring notions of technology. The exhibition is due to come to Australia in 2016. ———————   ——————— “A standout of Melbourne’s 2012 …

HMAS Onslow and HMAS Vampire lighting upgrade

Client: Australian National Maritime Museum/Mod Productions Title: HMAS Onslow and HMAS Vampire lighting upgrade for ‘Action Stations – On Board Experience’ exhibition Brief: Create immersive and exciting lighting design for existing spaces on the heritage vessels. Additionally in the HMAS Onslow submarine an interactive lighting solution was required for an onboard game. Challenges included extremely limited physical space, limited scope …

Hissy Fit Development

Images from the development of I Might Blow Up Someday by Hissy Fit. Taken in July 2015 at Studio 1 UNSW. I might blow up someday utilises the productive qualities of hysteric action, which for centuries, has been considered a physio-psychological phenomenon synonymous with the dissenting, deviant woman’s body. Hysterical performances over time have been marked by such actions as …

QL2 – Reckless Valour

  ARTISTIC DIRECTOR – Ruth Osborne DRAMATURG – Paschal Daantos Berry CHOREOGRAPHERS – Jodie Farrugia, Natalie Cursio, Rowan Marchingo, Fiona Malone and James Batchelor COMPOSERS – Nicholas Ng, Warwick Lynch, Mark Webber, Luke Tierney and Morgan Hickinbotham VIDEO DESIGN – WildBear Entertainment LIGHTING DESIGN – Toby K Continue reading for the full gallery

Psyfari 2015 Launch Party

Psyfari 2015 Launch Party Decor by the Noisy Chickens Projection by Optic Soups Lasers by Chris Gregory Lighting by Toby K Continue reading for the full gallery

The Ashgirl

The Ashgirl by Timberlake Wertenbaker. Produced by Kincoppal-Rose Bay School Directed by Ed Wightman Set and Costume Design by Imogen Ross Sound Design by David Stalley Lighting Design by Toby K Many thanks to Sport for Jove theatre company, Monkey Baa theatre company and Illawarra Production Services Continue reading for further pictures


I presented a new interactive artwork, Beatdice, as part of the Vivid Light Walk 2015. Many thanks to my contributors Ramus Illumination, Thomas Creative and Xenian.

Sydney Theatre Awards Win!

Alls Well That Ends Well named best independent lighting design for 2014 at the Sydney Theatre Awards!  It also took out best independent production and best sound design (Dave Stalley). It was also nominated for best direction (Damien Ryan), best costume design (Antoinette Barbouttis), best stage design (Antoinette Barbouttis) and best actress in a leading role (Francesca Savige). Congratulations are in …

OutsideIn 2014

OutsideIn Festival 2014 at Manning Bar, Sydney.  Produced by Astral PeopleProjection (Main Stage) Optic SoupsLighting (Main Stage – Seekae) Eamon Barling Lighting (Main Stage) Toby K