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After nearly a decade in the fashion industry, Maria Hooper is now a costume designer who’s diverse career spans Theater, Dance, Commercial, Film and Television. Highlights include Fox’s New Years Eve Special and the films Ava’s Possessions and First Samurai in New York, which received Best Costume recognition in several festival showings in the U.S. and Paris. On the stage, Maria designed the world premiere of Sarah Ruhl’s Dear Elizabeth. In addition she has lent her talents to the costume departments of the shows Empire, The Americans, and The Family. Most recently she was the assistant costume designer for Showtime’s The Chi.

She is a graduate of Parsons School of Design and frequently divides her time between New York and Chicago.


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