QUOTE OF THE DAY: Perseverance

Welcome to Art Departmental’s first regular feature blog entry. This week’s topic is perseverance. I find Wednesday (Hump-day, as they say) to be the worst day of the week as many often

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TV SETS: ‘House’ Psychiatric Hospital Set Build

A great behind-the-scenes video with the Production Designer and Set Decorator of ‘House’.

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Inspiration: A Visit to Ansel Adams House

Check out this video showcasing the work of Ansel Adams in the very home that breathed his creativity.

#QOTD: Art Department Quotes

I am one of those weird people who loves collecting quotations. They inspire me sometimes when I’m all out of ideas. Here are some that I liken to the world of production

INSPIRATION: Roberto Cavalli’s Mansion is the Ultimate Guy Pad

If you just heard a noise it was probably the sound of my jaw-dropping gasp as I looked at photos of Roberto Cavalli’s ‘Ultimate Guy Pad’ in T Magazine’s Design and Living Summer 2009 issue. Read that article and for God’s sake look at the stunning photos.

How to Tie a Knot: The Bowline Knot and the Trucker's Hitch Knot

How to Tie a Knot: The Bowline Knot and the Trucker’s Hitch Knot

I learned how to load a truck and tie it down the hard way. Hopefully you won’t have to learn this way. If you follow the links provided you will learn how to tie a trucker’s hitch knot and a bowline knot.

Production Design Porn | Playtime (1967)

Production Design Porn: From Playtime to The Conformist to Closer

Production Design Porn is a visual showcase of great production design– from Playtime to The Conformist to Closer. We aim to highlight beautiful design.

About Art Departmental | How I Started in the Art Department

Welcome to Art Departmental: How I Started in the Art Department

So who am I and how did I get started in the art department? I’ve created Art Departmental to talk about the art department and production design at large.

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