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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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USA], Jan 13 ( ANI ): Two-time Oscar-winning production designer and art director Terence Marsh has died at the age of 86.
They closely supervise client-focused teams of writers, art directors and broadcast/print production /proofing staff.
She also was an art director for telefilms and miniseries ranging from the critically acclaimed ``Roots'' to the camp horror tale ``Trilogy of Terror'' and the 1973 remake of ``Miracle on 34th Street.
Art directors and writers obviously bring different artistic sensibilities to the process of creating advertising.
Proximity Publishing Systems introduces smart work solutions that allow publishers, editors, art directors, and marketers to collaborate anywhere," said William Mularie, PhD, chief executive officer of the Telework Consortium.
Readers could look forward to variety not unlike that art directors find in the inventive brochures put out by the paper manufacturers.
Reservations and information: the Art Directors Guild, (818) 762-9995.
Major is also a two-time winner of the Art Directors Guild's Excellence in Production Design Awards for his work on the final two "Lord of the Rings" films and was also an ADG Awards nominee for the series' first film.
Sylbert will be on hand for the event sponsored by the Art Directors Guild's Film Society and will take questions after the screening.
Admission is free on a space-available basis by calling the Art Directors Guild at (818) 762-9995.
LOS ANGELES -- Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou, director of this year's highly acclaimed "House of Flying Daggers" who has had three previous films nominated for Best Foreign Language Film by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, has been selected to receive the Art Directors Guild's (ADG's) coveted honorary Outstanding Contributions to Cinematic Imagery Award, it was announced today.