Catherine Martin - Quotes

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When you're surrounded by feathers and sequins and ridiculous Lycra outfits, it's impossible not to have a smile on your face.

When you're surrounded by feathers and sequins and ridiculous Lycra outfits, it's impossible not to have a smile on your face.

I always look forward to going for a walk in Rushcutters Bay Park, right down to the bottom where you can look in the clear water of the harbour. I use that time to clear my head and really focus my thoughts. ---->>>

I love every period in design history. Even the ugly ones.

I love every period in design history. Even the ugly ones.

If you go to old houses on Long Island you will see painted Chinese wallpaper, which was big in the 18th century. Throughout history, notable, established families have always tried to link to the 18th century. ---->>>

My workspace is a white room with a big computer monitor and a light box. It can be very messy. Sometimes I get into trouble with my husband for that. Then I run around like a lunatic cleaning up and creating the appearance of order. ---->>>

I doubt I'll ever retire, but if I do, I see myself as the little old Parisian lady pushing her trolley from the supermarket to her apartment. Everyone needs a pipe dream. ---->>>

I am sufficiently wary of dangerous situations, but I'm not scared of having a go. ---->>>

I wish I could swap closets with Diana Vreeland, but I think only my left thigh would fit into her clothing. ---->>>

I'm interested in clothes in the way that other people are interested in cars. ---->>>

My children's favourite thing is to con me into buying them ice-cream if there's not too big a queue at our local gelataria, Messina. ---->>>

Constance Spry was one of the first people to put flowers in urns and ceramic swans and other unusual containers, but her arrangements tended to be a little less full. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Australian
Born: 01-26, 1965
Birthplace: Lindfield, Sydney, Australia
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Occupation: Designer

Catherine Martin (born 26 January 1965) is an Australian costume designer, production designer, set designer, and film producer. She won two Academy Awards for Moulin Rouge! in 2002 and another two for The Great Gatsby in 2014. Having won four Oscars, she is the most awarded Australian in Oscar history, having overtaken 1950s costume designer Orry-Kelly (wikipedia)