Famous film directors are depicted in beautiful illustrations that combine their faces with scenes from their films in an ongoing poster project by artist Julian Rentzsch and design studio stellavie. So far the series includes Alfred Hitchcock, Martin Scorsese, and David Lynch. The studio is running a poll to choose the next director to illustrate. […]
In a project called the Urban Type Experiment, a Chicago art director is redesigning homeless people’s signs help raise awareness about homelessness as a larger issue. The art director, who chooses to remain anonymous, has been working on the Urban Type Experiment for about eight weeks. Show More Summary
Images via British artist, designer, commercial director, and self-described "sneaker freaker" Phil Robson (aka FILFURY) makes crisp sneakers into sneaker art. Using a combination of digital tools, Robson turns Nikes, Adidas, and more...Show More Summary
"It's very much a character study and a portrait of an artist." Since its release just a few years ago, Jiro Dreams of Sushi has already become something of a food-movie classic, not only for its impressive ability to capture what makes...Show More Summary
Mr. Smith, a 35-year-old North Carolina native, will succeed Jim Simpson, who helped found the organization in 1996 and is stepping down. Mr. Smith was an associate director of "Fela!" and an assistant director of "Caroline, or Change."
When I was a kid in the 1980s, Wim Wenders and Sebastiao Salgado were two of the biggest Capital-A Artists in the world: Wenders, the German director who made stoic road movies full of existential longing and wide-open spaces, and whose films were issued in black VHS editions with a... More »
Carey Perloff, now in her 23rd season as artistic director of San Francisco's American Conservatory Theater, doesn't mince words when talking about the challenges confronting the American theater, a principal subject of her fiery new memoir, "Beautiful Chaos: A Life in the Theater."
An excerpt from Hemingway's memoir may seem like life imitating art, but it was the other way around
The British artist and director will not be returning to make the sequels.
The Children’s Chorus of Washington is seeking an exceptional Artistic Director to enter into service in June/July 2016 to lead our nationally-recognized music program.
Fifty Shades of Grey Director Sam Taylor-Johnson told Deadline she will not be returning to direct the sequel. We previously reported Taylor-Johnson and Fifty Shades author E.L. James sparred a bit over the film's artistic vision, and it's unclear how much their beef impacted this decision. Read more...
Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today the launch of a new online video series, The Artist Project, in which 100 artists respond to works from The Met?s vast collection, which spans more than five millennia and cultures throughout the world. Show More Summary
[Note: This begins a semiannual series in which we highlight Poetry’s recent cover artists. These posts are a collaborative effort with Art Director Fred Sasaki and the artists themselves. For other recent posts on Poetry’s covers, see...Show More Summary
Sean Graney will adapt and direct another Gilbert and Sullivan operetta, but for the first time not with The Hypocrites, the Chicago theater company where he is artistic director.
Norman O. Scribner, founder and artistic director of the Choral Arts Society of Washington, one of the region’s preeminent symphonic choirs, died March 22 at his home in the District. He was 79.The cause was a heart attack, said a son, Matthew Scribner.Read full article >>
Joshua Middleton is an illustrator, comics artist, concept artist and art director who I first wrote about in 2006. At the time, he was primarily working in comics; since then, he has worked in film and television for clinents liks Universal, Lionsgate, Sony, Sony Pictures Animation and Warner Brothers; and as a cover artist for […]
CÎROC Ultra Premium Vodka announces their latest campaign done in collaboration with renowned fashion photographer Mario Testino. For “CÎROC on Arrival,” the Peruvian artist acted as Creative Director and hand-picked emerging talent… The post Mario Testino x CÎROC Announce “CÎROC On Arrival” Campaign appeared first on Highsnobiety.
She's the renowned makeup artist with a keen working knowledge of nearly every single beauty product available on the market. So when Priceline Pharmacy Makeup Director...
French label Maison Kitsuné will be welcoming their first ever pop-up store in Hong Kong this month. The record cum fashion label’s creative directors and co-founders – Gildas Loaëc and Masaya Kuroki – have teamed up with artists… The post Maison Kitsuné Gallery Opens in Hong Kong appeared first on Highsnobiety.
The Wallis seeks applications for its first Artistic Director who will establish the Center as a nationally-recognized leader in the performing arts and arts education.