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Starbucks coffee cup in Game of Thrones Season 8 episode 4

Calm Down About the Coffee Cup in Game of Thrones [UPDATED]

A coffee cup in Game of Thrones Season 8, episode 4, sits on the table near Daenerys Targaryen and the internet won’t calm down about it so we decided to figure out what actually happened.

Movie Poster Design with Movie Poster Artist James Verdesoto

Movie Poster Design Fundamentals Explained by Movie Poster Artist James Verdesoto

Movie Poster Artist expert James Verdesoto explains movie poster design fundamentals in these fantastic videos including analysis of dozens of movie posters.

The Artist Project 2019
Self-portrait wall at The Artist Project 2019

The Artist Project 2019 Edition Shines Bright: Our Top 15 Favourite Artists

At The Artist Project 2019, we were blown away by the breadth and depth of the work we viewed this year. Come explore our top 20 favourite picks from Toronto’s best contemporary art fair.

TIFF Picture Palace
Co-head of TIFF, Cameron Bailey introducing TIFF Picture Palace Exhibit

TIFF Picture Palace Exhibit Brings the Making of Cinema to Life

The TIFF Picture Palace exhibit explores how movies are actually made behind-the-scenes and the origins of the moving picture as it relates to our current technology.

Hannah Beachler’s Oscar speech for Best Production Design

Hannah Beachler’s Oscar Speech for Best Production Design Inspires

Production Designer Hannah Beachler, the first African American to win the Best Production Design Oscar, gave an inspiring speech at the 2019 Academy Awards which blew people away on Oscar night.

Best Production Design of 2018

Art Departmental’s Top 10 Best Production Design of 2018

With congratulations to all, check out our annual Top 10 list: Best Production Design of 2018 in a feature film including Black Panther, Crazy Rich Asians, and The Favourite.

Best Films of 2018

Art Departmental’s Top 10 Best Films of 2018

Check out our annual top 10 list of the Best Films of 2018 including The Favourite, Roma and Cold War.

Production designers Nathan Crowley, John Myhre, Fiona Crombie, and Eugenio Caballero at the 2019 BAFTA Production Design Panel

DESIGN TALKS: The 2019 BAFTA Production Design Panel Featuring the BAFTA Nominees

Watch the BAFTA-nominated Production Designers participate in this BAFTA production design panel discussing their work on the nominated films: Roma, Mary Poppins Returns, The Favourite, and First Man.

A scenic painter prepares his paint and tools in front of an epic landscape backdrop showcasing the Scenic Paint Department Roles

Scenic Paint Department Roles and Responsibilities in Film & Television

Understanding the scenic paint job roles, responsibilities, and hierarchy on any film or television project is very important before starting in the industry.

Iris van Herpen Couture at Paris Fashion Week

INSPIRATION: Iris van Herpen Couture at Paris Fashion Week 2019

Delve into the various couture gowns of fashion designer Iris van Herpen over the last few years at Paris Fashion Week. Many of her dresses combine unusual materials and 3D printed elements which provide their own unique character to her work.