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Art Director

A professional who works at an advertising agency to provide artwork and similar products for ads, commercials and other marketing tools. For example, an art director may create a cartoon character to associate with a client's product. Art directors may be artists, graphic designers, or cinematographers, or have a number of other specialties.
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Janelle Monae - Make Me Feel - Art Direction by Pepper Nguyen
The styling and art direction course will professionally prepare the students to dive into the local scene with intense knowledge about the role of a fashion stylist, the mood boards, the fashion cycle, the art of fashion composition, trends, and portfolio.
But also in the winner's circle were such offerings as Discovery's "Deadliest Catch" (reality cinematography, reality picture editing), Showtime's "House of Lies" (contemporary art direction) and Fox's "Bob's Burgers" (animated program).
The other award was for black-and-white art direction for "This Above All," starring Tyrone Power and Joan Fontaine.
The made-in-Wales series has been nominated for 13 Emmy awards, including Outstanding Art Direction for a Mini-series or Movie for production designer Arwel Wyn Jones, art director Dafydd Shurmer, and set decorator Joelle Rumbelow.
- Bad Girls Best Art Direction: Katy Perry - Wide Awake Best Direction: M.I.A.
Deadlight's desolate art direction and anxiety-inducing atmosphere are its strongest points.
Lana Del Rey's "Born To Die" video currently has 57,612,842 hits on YouTube, and it was enough to earn her (http://www.mtv.com/) MTV (http://www.mtv.com/ontv/vma/2012/categories.jhtml) VMA nominations for Best Cinematography and Best Art Direction, but her fans are upset that she wasn't nominated for Best Pop Video and the coveted Best New Artist title.
The ad, which is showcasing in cinemas, communicates the charity's aim of providing a positive force against violent crime in the UK and has been nominated for Best Art Direction at the upcoming Roses Creative Awards.
Is this the persuasive direction of post-Natas Kaupas art direction?
Our architectural and artistic ability enables us to translate the vision of our clients into inspiring and tangible architectural concepts and storyboards, followed by design development, detail design, method statements, tender documentation, project management and art direction during construction.
His correct predictions included: best director - Kathryn Bigelow; actor - Jeff Bridges; actress - Sandra Bullock; best supporting actor: Christoph Waltz; best supporting actress: Mo'Nique; original screenplay - Thes Hurt Locker; adapted screenplay - Precious; Animation - Up; art direction - Avatar, make-up - Star Trek; score - Up; visual effects - Avatar.