Production Design

Black Women Making History

Meet the Woman Behind the African Utopia in 'Black Panther'

Production designer Hannah Beachler built Wakanda as an Afrofuturist dream world.
Gabrielle Bruney
2.18.18
Television & Film

Sneak on Set of Your Favourite TV Shows With These Clever Prop Posters

Artist Jordan Bolton gathers props from his favorite shows and turns them into meticulously arranged portraits of ephemera.
Diana Shi
7.11.17
Design

"Hundreds of Drones" to Perform with Lady Gaga at This Year's Halftime Show

During the Super Bowl LI Halftime Show, drones will light up the pop star's performance with visual backup.
Diana Shi
2.6.17
Design

Black Mirror’s Production Designer on Crafting Season 3’s Warped Realities

Talking augmented reality and easter eggs with Painting Practice, the creative team that built every set and created all of the graphics in 'Black Mirror.'
DJ Pangburn
12.18.16
Design

‘Key & Peele's' Production Designer on the Importance of Authenticity

Gary Kordan describes the “the chaos that comes with being a production designer.”
Giaco Furino
7.3.16
Film

Somebody Analysed All the Typography in 'Blade Runner,' and It’s Epic

Science fiction typeset fanatic Dave Addey examines all of the typography used in Ridley Scott’s cyberpunk classic.
DJ Pangburn
6.24.16
Film

Inside Last Night's 'Game of Thrones' Shocker

Valar morghulis, sweet prince.
Beckett Mufson
5.24.16
Design

7 Whimsical Sights at Sight Unseen’s OFFSITE Design Fair

These objects made us rethink the beauty of functionality—and vice versa.
Marina Garcia-Vasquez
5.18.16
Film

How 'Game of Thrones' Designed Last Night's Fiery Set Piece

The architectural inspiration behind Vaes Dothrak was, well, <i>unlikely.</i>
Beckett Mufson
5.17.16
Film

Inside the Real 'Game of Thrones' Tower of Joy

We spoke to production designer Deborah Riley about the real-life location behind the mythic 'Game of Thrones' location.
Beckett Mufson
5.16.16
Film

Oscar-Nominated Production Designer Jack Fisk Talks ‘The Revenant’

We talked with the production designer about his vision for and the brutal working conditions on 'The Revenant.'
Giaco Furino
2.29.16
Film

Cracking the Joke Code with Silicon Valley's Production Designer

Richard Toyon's humor is hidden throughout the show.
Beckett Mufson
9.1.15
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