Payne, Darwin Reid | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Name: Payne, Darwin Reid
Historical Note: Darwin Reid Payne (BA, MFA, and DFA (hon) Southern Illinois University at Carbondale) was an adjunct professor of scenography at Wake Forest University, and also a lecturer on scenographic model making at the North Carolina School of the Arts. He was formerly chairman of the theater department of Southern Illinois at Carbondale. In addition to designing and directing at regional theaters throughout the United States and Canada, he was also involved with the integration of traditional scenographic rendering techniques with computer graphics technology.