Leaders of the Art Institute, the MSI and the Shedd, among others, signed a letter calling it "a potential philanthropic gift of historic proportions." [ more › ]
"I had to get my portfolio together and I thought, what better way to spin it than to put the entire thing on Instagram?" Art director Castro Desroches had been working in digital marketing positions at various agencies for several years, and like most creatives, he needed a concise way to sum up his career to date. Show More Summary
When Samantha Salzano, senior art director at DigitasLBi, entered last year's Cannes Young Lions competition and lost, she didn't realize the opportunity would turn into something bigger. "We thought it would be a great way to put our heads together and come up with an idea outside of our day-to-day client work," she said. Show More Summary
How would you like a private look into the creative journals of all your favorite concept artists and fantasy painters? Award-winning art director Jon Schindehette is putting together a gorgeous, well-bound book, and he's doing it to...Show More Summary
The Cleveland Museum of Art, known nationally and internationally for the quality and scope of its collection and for innovation in its educational programs, has announced the appointment of Cyra Levenson as Director of Education and Academic Affairs. Show More Summary
Victoria Siddall, director of all three Frieze fairsLondon, Masters, and New Yorkreveals this years artistic treats, and why art fairs are not just for the rich.
Writer/director Victor Salva’s controversial pair of horror films are getting the Collector’s Edition treatment on Blu-ray this summer; read on for the full content info, plus the cover art. Shout! Factory releases JEEPERS CREEPERS and JEEPERS CREEPERS 2 in two-disc sets June 14. The chronicles of the half-human, half-demonic Creeper, who terrorizes a road-tripping brother […]
Meet Jason. He's an art director/filmmaker/editor/web designer. Or say hello to Sarah. She's a writer/art director/journalist/photographer. Over there's Ayusha. She's a planner/art director. They're all recent students of mine, and they...Show More Summary
It’s Star Wars Day, so you know what that means…an especially large edition of Star Wars Bits! In today’s edition: Director Chris Miller shares a photo of a very familiar weapon. Daisy Ridley wishes you a happy Star Wars Day (and asks you to donate some cash). Show More Summary
Assassin’s Creed Art Director Raphael Lacoste, who we’ve featured many times here on Fine Art , has a new book called Worlds, featuring not just personal work and his contributions to Hollywood movies but a lot of the best stuff he’s done on the AC series over the years. Read more...
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When director Steve McQueen was 14, a neighbor introduced him to the work of Paul Robeson. McQueen was initially intrigued by the legendary performer and activist’s commanding presence, and he began to research his career. He, like many others who have studied Robeson, was amazed. Of the level of inspiration, he said that “it was a like a whale rising from the sea.”
PUGET SOUND— Akhtar Badshah, formerly Microsoft’s senior director for citizenship and public affairs, is a successful and prolific artist. His Bellevue, Wash., home is covered with his artwork. Works in progress are everywhere, fromShow More Summary
This week we interview Nelson Wissar, the proprietor and art director at Zeppelin Animation Studio. Nelson’s long career has gifted him with a rich and unparalleled portfolio. We feature some...
“[He’s] Christopher Bedford, who at age 39 already has achieved art world coups.”
The Baltimore Museum of Art?s Board of Trustees announced today that they have appointed Christopher Bedford as its new director. Bedford is currently the Henry and Lois Foster Director of the Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University.Show More Summary
The Detroit Institute of Arts has hired Alicia Viera as an interpretive planner in its Interpretation department. Viera comes to the DIA from San Antonio, Texas, where she worked as an arts administrator, director of cultural programs...Show More Summary
The Delaware Art Museum's Board of Trustees announced today the appointment of Sam Sweet to Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Museum, effective July 1, 2016. Sweet will relocate to Wilmington from Washington, D.C., where he led several prominent arts organizations over the past two decades. Show More Summary
It a move that could send shock waves throughout the leadership of every major Hollywood union and guild, the U.S. Department of Labor has ordered Scott Roth, executive director of the Art Directors Guild, to stand for election for the...Show More Summary
Last Saturday at the Delancey Street F train station on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, a New York City advertising art director was punched in the face by an unknown assailant who said only, “This is because you look exactly like ShiaShow More Summary