Caroline Mathieu is active as a designer for theatre creations. Her role takes various forms: scenographer, light designer, performer and researcher. After a Master study in Product Design and a Master after Master in Theatre Studies, design and theatre came together in a Scenography course at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp.
After her training, she started as an assistant lighting design for the performance It’s going to get worse and worse, my friend by Voetvolk | Lisbeth Gruwez. Afterwards she worked as a light designer for Mercedes Dassy, Vera Tussing, Igor Shyshko & Tale Dolven, among others.
Recently she started collaborating with Prof. Dr. Valéry Ann Jacobs (VUB) on her own lighting research project as part of a PhD in the arts.