Gideon Szental is a freelance creative in Melbourne, Australia.

His work in graphic design includes projects in publication, identity design, packaging, info-graphics, screen presentation and signage. His other work includes photography and video production including work for community television as well as extensive experience in design for theatre including set and prop design, costume design, multimedia and projection for stage.




2016 Lyrebird Youth Award
Best Play - The Farnsworth Invention (Direction, Producing, Projection and Production Design by Gideon Szental)
Judges Award - for skillful use of projection adding to the ambience during "The Farnsworth Invention"

2015 Lyrebird Youth Award
Best Direction Youth Play - Antigone (Co-directed by Evie Gawenda and Gideon Szental, Production Design by Gideon Szental)

2014 Lyrebird Youth Awards
Best Play - A Midsummer Nights Dream (Production Design by Gideon Szental)

2013 Lyrebird Youth Awards
Best Play - Brecht, An Epic Journey (Production Design by Gideon Szental)

2012 Lyrebird Youth Award
Judges Award - Metamorphoses for Artistic Interpretation of Script through the use of Multimedia
(Production Design including Mulitmedia by Gideon Szental)

2006 VCE Premiers Award for Art

2005 Antenna Awards Nominations
Best lifestyle programme, Best editing, Best camera-work