Category: Set Decoration

AMPAS Production Design Branch

The Academy Invites 31 New Production Design Branch Members

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is inviting 31 creatives to join the AMPAS Production Design Branch including 13 production designers.

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How They Created The Epic Sets of The Umbrella Academy with Set Decorator Jim Lambie

We sat down with The Umbrella Academy’s Set Decorator Jim Lambie to discuss how they created the layered sets with a retrofuturistic, eclectic look.

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.

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DESIGN TALKS: Three Set Decorators Discuss Their Role in Film and Television

Working in collaboration with directors and production designers, set decorators are key members of the design team for film and television. In this video, set decorators George DeTitta, (Birdman), Regina Graves, (The Knick), and David Schlesinger, (Annie), discuss their work and creative process.

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.