Elle Kunnos de Voss

Elle Kunnos de Voss

Production Designer, Art Director, Set Designer, Set Decorator, Prop Master and Costume Designer

New York City, New York

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March 2016
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About Elle

Elle Kunnos de Voss is a NYC based Swedish production designer.
With a background in design that ranges widely across the field from architectural and interior design for restaurants, bars and hotels to theatrical lighting, set and costume design fro dance, theater and opera, Elle started working in film primarily in 2013 when director Lina Mannheimer asked her to be the production designer for her first feature The Ceremony.
She has since completed production design for films, designed sets and costumes for performing arts productions in Europe and the US.

Kunnos de Voss holds an M.A. from The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts School of Design.

Her first opera, The Echo Drift, premiered as part of the 2018 PROTOTYPE Festival in New York. For her work on The Echo Drift libretto she received the Opera Genesis Fellowship, alongside composer Mikael Karlsson, in 2015.

She has designed and directed music videos for Swedish Grammy Award winning singer-song writer Anna Ternheim and for, former frontman of Polite Sleeper, Jason Orlovichs, solo debut Julio Nickels.

She also recently collaborated with choreographer Charlotta Öfverholm developing a physical dance piece, Prosthesis, that will be played at The Royal Dramatic Theater in Stockholm later this year. Other recent work includes set and costume design for Johannes Wielands Show to be true / Fernando Melos If walls could speak at The Apollo Theater, NYC, costume design for Too Much by Wendy Houston, Dansens Hus Stockholm, The Misanthrope by Hunger and Thirst Theater New York, story and illustration for Book of Loveistanis with co-writer Gudlaug Fridgeirsdottir for Gudrun Publishing / Safnabókin, Reykjiavik. Recent film projects include Old Hen by Todd Gordon / Samba Filmworks, Aizhan Tuganbays Little Brain Surgeries / Peilin Kuo's Piano Forte / Samba Filmworks NY, The Frigid by Aizhan Tuganbay / NY, The Ceremony by Lina Mannheimer / French Quarter Film which premiered at SXSW in 2015, Girls Lost by Alexandra-Therese Keining / Gotafilm which premiered at TIFF 2016.


  • Old Hen

    Old Hen (2019)
    Film Production designer

  • You Belong With Me

    You Belong With Me (2019)
    Video Production designer

  • This Is The One

    This Is The One (2019)
    Video Production designer

  • The Grace Notes

    The Grace Notes (2019)
    Video Director

  • Little Brain Surgeries

    Little Brain Surgeries (2018)
    Film Production designer

  • Pianoforte

    Pianoforte (2018)
    Film Production designer

  • A Lucky Man

    A Lucky Man (2017)
    Film Production designer

  • Arts and Crafts

    Arts and Crafts (2015)
    Film (Short, Drama, Family, Fantasy and 1 More) Production designer Ten-year-old Misha has lost his mother, but even though she's dead, he tries everything he can to get her to come back to him.

  • Don't Tell Anyone

    Don't Tell Anyone (2015)
    Film (Short and Drama) Production designer An event at a party sends a college quarterback on a downward spiral before the biggest game of the season.

  • We Just Met

    We Just Met (2015)
    Film (Short, Comedy, Drama, Family and 2 More) Production designer We Just Met is a unique twist on the romantic comedy genre, fusing the elements of friendship, affection, betrayal and emerging diverse cultures with a classic "American Hollywood" love trope. Set in New York City, the story captures what it means to surrender to love through the metaphor of a foreigner (Liam) thrust into a totally unfamiliar, unforgiving, and quintessentially American urban environment, where he is forced to adapt.

  • Pojkarna

    Pojkarna (2015)
    Film (Drama) Art department three young girls who's friendship is tested after they have planted a very special flower; the Nectar from the flower is changing their lives- and friendship - forever, as they get a taste of what it's like growing up as a boy. It's a story of how we're creating gender, and how to know who you are when society is telling you who you should be, but also a story about young love and lust. Written by Maria S

  • La cérémonie

    La cérémonie (2014)
    Film (Documentary) Production designer The most famous dominatrix in France creates sadomasochist "Ceremonies" in her chateau. Catherine Robbe-Grillet, age 84, defies the relations between power and submission, sensuality and physical pain.


  • Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts

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