Dublin born Ferdia trained at Central Saint Martin's College of Art and Design in London. He designs for screen and stage and his stage designs have been seen across Europe, the U.S., and China.
In 2007 Ferdia became the only production designer in Ireland to ever receive the prestigious Honorary Scenographer award from the International Organisation of Scenographers, Theatre Architects and Technicians (OISTAT).

Awards & Nominations

 

HANDSOME DEVIL   Nominated Best Film, Irish Film & Television Awards 2018

THE STAG   Nominated Best Film, Irish Film & Television Awards 2014



FOXES   Winner Phillips Best Short Film, Irish Film & Television Awards 2012



THE HOME PLACE   Nomimated Best Set Design, TMA UK Awards 2009



LAY ME DOWN SOFTLY   Nominated Best Set Design, Irish Theatre Awards 2008



​THE BURIAL AT THEBES   Nominated Best Production, Irish Theatre Awards 2008



​DANCING AT LUGHNASA   Nominated Best Set Design, TMA UK Awards 2007



​SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL   Nominated Best Set Design, Irish Theatre Awards 2006



TRUE WEST   Nominated Best Set Design, Irish Theatre Awards 2006



​KNOTS   Winner Best Production, Dublin Fringe Festival 2005



KNOTS   Winner Fringe First Award, Edinburgh Festival 2005



AMADEUS   Nominated Best Set Design, Irish Theatre Awards 2004



DINNER WITH FRIENDS   Nominated Best Set Design, Irish Theatre Awards 2004

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