Art Department Roles & Hierarchy

WHAT IS THE ROLE OF THE ART DEPARTMENT?

The art department is the section of a film or television production’s crew concerned with visual artistry. Working under the supervision of the production designer and/or art director, the art department is responsible for arranging the overall look of the film as desired by the film director. Individual positions within this department include: production designerart directorassistant art director, graphic designer, set designer/draughtsman, art department coordinator and art department production assistant.

 

PRODUCTION DESIGNER

ART DIRECTOR

SET DESIGNER

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

ART DEPARTMENT COORDINATOR

ART DEPARTMENT PA/TRAINEE