Abigail Rosen Holmes

The bio page for Abigail Rosen Holmes. A lighting and video designer.

Abigail Rosen Holmes

Photo ©Denise Truscello

Photo ©Denise Truscello

Abigail Rosen Holmes is a multidisciplinary designer,  working in lighting, video and production design for concert touring, television, architecture and events.  Her varied works are deeply grounded from finding the meaning, message, and story of each project;  giving depth and purpose to the use of the abstract tools of color, shape and scale.


Cher, The Cure, Janet Jackson, Peter Gabriel, Shakira, Pet Shop Boys, Herbie Hancock, Roger Water’s “The Wall” Berlin, Miley Cyrus, Phish, and many others.


Nordstrom Light Weave installations, the High Roller Observation Wheel (for Caesar’s Entertainment in Las Vegas, NV), the New Yaohan Kid’s Cavern Storefront (Macau, China). Abbey previously worked at Walt Disney Imagineering.



Phish, Nordstrom, Idina Menzel, the Dragone Group, the Walt Disney Company, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Martina McBride, The Cure, Herbie Hancock, Bryan Ferry, Turner Broadcasting.


Philly 4th of July Jam, VH1; A New York Christmas to Remember, CBS; Shakira’s Oral Fixation and Live in Paris DVDs; Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert, Walt Disney Pictures; Martina McBride Waking Up Laughing, PBS Great Performances; The Cure/Trilogy; Jazz at Lincoln Center Higher Ground Hurricane Relief Benefit for PBS; the Emmy nominated Cher: The Farewell Tour on NBC.

Recent Projects

Production and video design for the current Phish tour, co-design with Chris Kuroda;  lighting designer for David Byrne's Contemporary Color, Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey’s “The Greatest Show on Earth”,  Idina Menzel Live at Radio City Music Hall, You Tube Live at the Kennedy Center, YouTube Play Live at the Guggenheim and the YouTube Brandcast.

Abigail Rosen Holmes graduated from Brown University receiving her BA in Art.  Abigail spent two years as an Associate Professor at Carnegie Mellon School of Drama teaching lighting and video design. 

Selected Work