Varga, Andrea

MFA in Costume Design from Florida State University

Assistant Professor

Department: Theatre Arts
Office: PT 125
Phone: (845) 257-3902

Career History

After graduating from FSU she moved to New York City where she started work at Barbara Matera Costumes, from there she moved on to work as an assistant to several costume designers including most notably, Zack Brown, Gregg Barnes, Bob Perdziola and David Woolard. In addition she worked as a freelance costume designer, designing regionally, on small shows in the city and on commercials and television. Andrea is happy to continue professionally working as a costume designer in NYC while teaching at New Paltz.

Teaching Interests

Costume Design, History of Fashion, Costume Crafts, Drawing and Painting