a trans toronto based production
designer and occasional writer/photographer
who can usually be found in jazz club or
playing dungeons & dragons.



Set Design Intern
Buddies in Bad Times Theatre
sept 2021 - dec 2021
- learned and assisted theatre costing for 2022 Rhubarb Festival
- sat in on meetings and tech workshops key to the theatre environment

Freelance Photographer
Self employed
jan 2019 - mar 2021
- self started and ran creative, finanical, and organizational sides od business
- shot a wide variety of material including studio portraiture and events


OCADU b.des in enviornmental design,
class of 2023
semester studying scenography at the
HfG in Karlsruhe, Germany (2022)

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Oliver Pitschner is a trans Toronto based production
designer slash occasional writer and photographer working in theater
and film. He explores themes of youth culture, identity, fate, irony, and
mysticism through the lenses of comedy, camp, and surrealism. His
work as a production designer has been awarded in a number of film
festivals, and his theater experience comes from his time interning at
Buddies in Bad Times as well as his scenography studies at the HfG in
Germany. He is currently in his last year at OCADU, earning a B.Des.