Sophya Acosta

Sophya Acosta Lighting Design Studio / Founder & Lighting Designer

Sophya Acosta has a degree in Stage Lighting Design from the National University of Arts of Argentina. She also studied Scenography at the Institut del Teatre (BCN).
As a Lighting Designer, Sophya worked in Argentina and Europe. Her Light Art Installations had been part of different events such as La Noche de Los Museos (Bs As), la Nit dels Museus (BCN), museums, and galleries from Argentina and Spain.

In 2019, she founded Sophya Acosta Lighting Design Studio. The studio focuses on stage lighting, light art, and educational projects. With offices in Buenos Aires and Barcelona, the team has participated in international productions where the focus was the innovation and the utilization of light as the primary material of creation. In 2021, the studio had the honor of having our own virtual stand within the prestigious CIFTIS 2021 International Fair, which represented Argentina in the Cultural Services Pavilion with the support of the Argentine Foreign Ministry, Santa Fe Exporta Digital, and Rafaela Emprende. In 2021, the Firm was part of the Startup program of the Federal Investment Council of Argentina. Sophya is a member of ADEA, APDI, IALD, and ASAEDE and collaborates with Women in Lighting.

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