About Us

Designing Events for Over 40 Years


Renowned as Philadelphia’s premier event design firm, Evantine Design provides all the elements for entertaining – design, planning, production, and management. We produce events that take your breath away, such as designing the opening celebrations for The Barnes Foundation, the Rodin Museum, and the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts; to producing gala event tributes honoring Oprah Winfrey, Elizabeth Taylor, Vera Wang, Placido Domingo, Jon Bon Jovi, Quincy Jones, Sidney Poitier, among other cultural icons; to planning fabulous society weddings, over-the-top birthdays, milestone anniversaries, and thematic bar or bat mitzvahs; to creating memorable product launches, charitable fundraisers, and holiday celebrations. Founder and Creative Director, Brian Kappra, leads a talented team of skilled designers, artisans, and stylists to create a transformative experience for each of our clients. It’s an exciting, collaborative journey that begins when you arrive at our design studio. After over four decades in the event industry, we know harnessing the artful aspects of event production and marrying them with efficient implementation is how unforgettable events happen.


Evantine Design elevates your vision to a new, epic level, expertly orchestrating a truly original celebration that impacts all the senses in unexpected, unimaginable ways. We do that by methodically planning and designing your event with these award-winning production services:
  • Event Planning, Coordination, and Management
  • Wedding Planning, Bridal Styling, and Wedding Day Dresser
  • Theatrical Lighting Design, Sound Reinforcement, and Video Production
  • Stage Management, Technical Direction, and Entertainment Acquisition
  • Floral Decor, Set Design, and Environmental Design
  • Custom Fabrication and Event Rentals
  • Menu Design and Food Styling
  • Creative Services, Graphic Design, and Content Development
  • Party Games and Group Activities
  • Hospitality and Transportation Management
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President & Creative Director

As the creative visionary behind Evantine Design, Brian Kappra’s passion for storytelling is evident in every aspect of his design firm. He is the master of installing breathtaking—and often logistically ambitious—environments despite the challenging realities of event production. With over three decades in the special event industry, Brian’s signature designs are custom-crafted with imaginative elements, theatrical impact, and proprietary artistic details. It’s no wonder his event interiors attract and inspire an enviable roster of A-list clientele, from respected corporations and charitable organizations to the area’s most influential tastemakers and society hosts.

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