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.

The Set of 'Friends' | Ikea Recreates Sets of Friends
The Set of 'Friends'

Ikea Recreates the Iconic Living Rooms of Friends, Stranger Things, and The Simpsons

In three brand new ads Ikea recreates the iconic living rooms of Friends, Stranger Things, and The Simpsons using their own furniture.

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Tim Burton and Costume Designer Colleen Atwood Break Down the Parade Scene in Dumbo

Director Tim Burton and Costume Designer Colleen Atwood break down the stunningly beautiful parade scene in Disney’s new live action film, Dumbo.

Hail Caesar! / Set Decorator: Nancy Haigh / Set Dec Responsibilities and Set Decoration Department Roles
Hail, Caesar! | Production Design by Jess Gonchor, Set Decoration by Nancy Haigh

Set Decoration Roles, Responsibilities, and Hierarchy in Film & Television

Understanding the set decoration crew roles, responsibilities, and hierarchy on any film or television project is very important before starting in the industry. Read further for North American standards in the set decoration department.

Le Corbusier Quote

Le Corbusier Quote on Drawing for Presentation

This Le Corbusier quote describes his simple rule for helping the viewer of a design understand what the drawing is inherently saying.

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.

Hail Caesar! / Production Designer: Jess Gonchor / Film Art Department
Hail, Caesar! (2016) | Universal Pictures

Art Department Roles and Hierarchy in Film & TV Production Design

Understanding the art department crew roles and hierarchy on any film or television project is very important before starting in the industry. Read further for North American standards in the art department.

How to Use a Tape Measure

How to Use a Tape Measure Correctly: Imperial Measurements

Just when you think you know how to use a tape measure it turns out there is a lot more to it that you can use to do faster measurements with ease.

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.

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