All posts by Rose Lagacé

Rose Lagacé is a production designer for film & television by day and an emerging filmmaker by night. Rose is also the creator and editor of Art Departmental where she celebrates the art and craft of production design.

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Oscar for Best Production Design

Every Oscar for Best Production Design in 5 Minutes

You can now watch every film that won the Oscar for Best Production Design… or at least a small piece of every winning Oscar film in just over 5 minutes.

Production Designer Paul Austerberry wins for The Shape of Water

The 2018 Art Directors Guild Awards Winners Announced for 22nd Annual Excellence in Production Design

Winners of the 2018 Art Directors Guild Awards were announced tonight in Los Angeles. The Shape of Water, Blade Runner 2049, and Logan win big at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood and Highland.

The 2018 Academy Award Winners: Complete List

Here’s a look at the 2018 complete Oscars list of Academy Award nominations including Best Production Design and some rants and raves about the nominees.

Design Science Art

QUOTE OF THE DAY: Design is a Science and an Art

Look at what you’ve made. Beautiful, isn’t it? But does it work? For whom does it work? Of course you can use it, but can anyone else? In short, is it functional?

2018 BAFTA Awards Winners
The Shape of Water, Production Designer: Paul Austerberry

The 2018 BAFTA Awards Winners Announced for Best Production Design

Winners for the 2018 BAFTA Awards were announced today in a gala awards ceremony in London at Royal Albert Hall. See here for winners.

Christian Dior Exhibit
Photo Credit: Royal Ontario Museum

The Royal Ontario Museum’s Christian Dior Exhibit is Small but Inspiring

The Christian Dior Exhibit will continue until March 18th at the ROM in Toronto. Here’s what to expect at the exhibit.

Matthew Clark working away on Doctor Who

Life in a British Art Department for Film and Television

In this interview, graphic designer Matthew Clark discusses what it is like to work in a British art department for film and television.

Designer Gift Ideas

15 Practical Designer Gift Ideas for the Holidays

With the holidays fast approaching you may be wondering what to get for that special someone. Here are 15 practical designer gift ideas to get you started.
Photo by Kerry Hayes/Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

The 2018 Satellite Awards Winner for Best Production Design

The International Press Academy announced the 22nd Annual Satellite Awards winners in Motion Pictures and Television this week. Take a look.

LINKS & STUFF 11/17: Sacred Deers, Hero Props, and Murder on the Orient Express

Here’s our round up of the latest and greatest film, television, art, architecture, and design related internet finds this month.