Dallas Fields Wexler
Dallas Fields Wexler is a Scenographer and Artist based in Los Angeles and London. She achieved a BFA in Set and Video Design at California Institute of the Arts and Distinction MFA Scenography at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. I
i=In practice, Dallas aims to bridge the gap between the two-dimensional plane of video and three-dimensional existence of live performance. In 2017, Dallas founded LA LA LA LAB, a think tank that facilitates creative conversations between trans-disciplinary creatives.
Overexposed, was a realisation of a scenographic experiment I began developing as part of my MFA studies. The choreography and character development within the piece were derived from the post-digital aesthetic of the design and by research that inspired it.
I was not only the designer of this piece, but the visionary and director. The design and the performers bodies have a symbiotic relationship. The performers create the architecture and the design shapes the characters.