Posts by James Bedell

in LiveDesign LiveBlog Dec 02, 2007

Repatching for CPF

Hey All, So in going over my CPF content I found a video I took to demonstrate what it takes to repatch at the Abrons Arts Center. The light board....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Dec 02, 2007

The festival finished time to come to print

Hello all, I am excited to report that my article is coming together. Both for technical and sheer time reasons, which my article will discuss, the....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Nov 07, 2007

It's a Marathon, Not a Sprint

The Crown Point Festival has become one of the most daunting design tasks I have ever undertaken. A tech week that lasted a non-stop. Monday from 8:....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Nov 02, 2007

The long, long week

I do apologize for being so negligent in my blogging responsibilities. the past week has afforded me no time for anything, let alone the blog. Now....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Sep 18, 2007

The Tailers-Scenic Prelim

Tailers set designer Lara Fabian provided me with a prelimary set sketch this morning. A short drama about the nature of want, the Tailers is set in....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Sep 18, 2007

Gearing Up, Pairing Down

Gear selection is a problem. The budget for Crown Point is tight. Here's the situation. The space has a lighting stock of about 70 Source Four....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Sep 17, 2007

My Other September Project

At Tirschwell and Co. I am busy working away on a corporate conference center, a Nightclub, a few residences and various other projects. However, I....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Sep 15, 2007

Before Crown Point Festival was the Crown Point Festival

When things get stressful, and it's hard to imagine how you are going to create the things you want to create with the time and budget you have, its....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Sep 15, 2007

Crown Point in Full Gear.

September is half over. The scope of work necesary from the Lighting Designer of the festival has shifted since the beginning of the preproduction....More
in LiveDesign LiveBlog Sep 04, 2007

Managing the Workload

My full-time employment as a lighting designer comes with Tirschwell and Co. Architectural lighting. Here, we work to design high-end residential,....More