Category: Design Talks

DESIGN TALKS: 5 Things I Learned from ‘It’ Production Designer Claude Paré

The DGC brought in Claude Paré, production designer of ‘Night at the Museum’, ‘Rise of the Planet of the Apes’, and the upcoming film- ‘It’ to discuss his vast and varied career with an audience of DGC Ontario members. Here’s what I learned.

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DESIGN TALKS: Perspectives on Production Design with Sir Christopher Frayling

Watch this video that lays out essential production design theory in this keynote address by Sir Christopher Frayling.

DESIGN TALKS: 5 Things I Learned from ‘Star Wars’ Production Designer Rick Carter

Check out this talk with production designer extraordinaire Rick Carter as he discusses the craft of production design amongst his colleagues at the Art Directors Guild in Los Angeles. Rick Carter has designed such films as Jurassic Park, Forrest Gump, Death Becomes Her and the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

DESIGN TALKS: ADG Production Design Panel at Comic Con in 2008

Over the weekend while updating Art Departmental’s Youtube Channel I decided to watch these videos below. I’ve seen them around for a while but because of their poor titling I wasn’t sure they’d interest me

DESIGN TALKS: Ralph Eggleston

STORYTELLING IS KEY I stumbled upon these videos of this seminar with Ralph Eggleston, Production Designer and Art Director at Pixar. They are from the Fredrikstad Animation Festival 2009 in Norway which took place November

DESIGN TALKS: Barbara Hulanicki

  I am fascinated by Barbara Hulanicki. At this years Interior Design Show in Toronto, Barbara Hulanicki came to speak about her immense career and her attitudes towards design. Ever since I have been obsessed with what