KRISTA DZU DZILO is visual artist, working both individually and in team with her husband, set designer Reinis Dzudzilo. Since 2011 she has designed costumes for the Latvian National Opera, the Mikhail Chekhov Riga Russian Drama Theatre, The Dirty Deal Teatro, Andrejosta, and the Valmiera Drama Theatre. She was nominated for Latvian Theatre Award in the category Best Costume Designer for the stage production Vasarnieki in 2014. In 2012 she received Baltic Theatre Festival in Tartu Award Excellent Visual Image for the stage production IZRĀDE GALS in the Latvian National Theatre. She has had four solo exhibitions. She has finished the Janis Rozentāls Riga School of Art and gained a bachelor’s degree in painting from the Visual Arts Department of the Latvian Academy of Art, where she is currently engaged in master’s degree studies.