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Jurgen Kolb

Jurgen Kolb, born in Aschaffenburg (Germany), has been working in theatres and lighting since 1995. Over the years he has worked for the Volksbühne (Berlin), the Dutch Opera (Amsterdam) and since 2011 as lighting designer at Münchner Kammerspiele. He collaborated with directors and theatre makers such as a.o. Pierre Audi, Robert Carsen, Armin Petras, Susanne Kennedy, Martin Kušej, Armin Petras, Thomas Schmaußer, Johan Simons and Dries Verhoeven. He also works on site-specific theatre projects with Karen Breece (Blutnacht auf dem Schreckenstein, Was wir liebten, Dachau // Prozesse). Jurgen Kolb collaborated for the first time with choreographer Meg Stuart on her most recent creation UNTIL OUR HEARTS STOP (2015). For Susanne Kennedy he created the lighting design of Fegefeuer in Ingolstadt (2013), Warum läuft Herr R Amok (2014) and ORFEO at Ruhrtrienale in 2015.