Oksana Nedavniaya

Oksana was born and educated in Moscow, Russia where she received her degree in classical piano solo performance. She moved to California where she decided to pursue her dream of a life in visual arts. Oksana earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from California State University, Long Beach in 2006, same year she met the costume designer Isis Mussenden, who helped to jump start her career in film by inviting her to join the production team of The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian. Since then, she has contributed as a costume concept artist on a number of productions, including Suicide Squad, Bright, Aquaman, Venom, Tenet, and The Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi. Her most recent projects include The Wheel of Time, Three Thousand Years of Longing, Hawkeye, Shazam! Fury of the Gods, Westworld: Season 4, Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings, and the upcoming The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songrbirds and Snakes. Oksana works in both traditional and digital medium and recently added 3D sculpting to her skill set. She currently resides in Los Angeles, CA with her husband Norberto, their black cat Shadow and their French/English bulldog Chico.

Participant Schedule

Saturday 10/28 4:15PM - 6:00PM

Women of Concept Art in Film and TV

Room 107 | Imogene Chayes, Robin Richesson, Jen Hancock, Oksana Nedavniaya, Maggie S. Chan, Maybelle Pineda, Mairi Chisholm, Barbra Araujo, Gina DeDomenico, Wacom

Join us for an open and insightful discussion featuring concept artists working in film and television. These talented artists share their perspectives and experiences as women in entertainment on unique paths and at different stages of their careers. These women have worked on projects such as Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, The Boys, She-Hulk, Yellowjackets, The Wheel of Time, Haunted Mansion, Star Trek Picard, and Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes. Attendees will have a chance to win a Wacom Cintiq 16, and 1 of 3 Wacom One creative pen displays courtesy of Wacom! Moderated by Costume Designer Mairi Chisholm (The Orville - New Horizons)