Lighting Design, California Institute of the Arts, he/him
Mejia is a California-based lighting and digital media designer who spent his pre-graduate school years working in design and production management with theaters in and around San Francisco. His artistic practice focuses on creating dynamic, engaging, immersive and emotionally driven environments using light as a medium. With more than 17 years of experience in theatrical production design, his current goals are to expand his practice into the industries of themed entertainment and architecture. He holds an MFA in lighting design from CalArts and a BFA in production design from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. He has been the recipient of multiple Theatre Bay Area Awards and San Francisco Bay Area Critics Circle Awards for his lighting work in San Francisco.