Working under the supervision of the director and in coordination with the Production Designer.
He or she develops, coordinates, facilitates, and oversees the design of the sets, whether on stage or practical locations. The Art Director supervises the work of the construction crew, set decorating crew, and property department in conjunction with the director and DP.
Specific duties will include:
- Participation in location scouting recces
- Design of sets
- Supervision of set construction and dressing
- Coordination, via the art director, with the make-up, wardrobe, camera, property, and compositing departments
Art Director realizes the Production Designer's creative vision for all the sets and locations that give productions their look and feel.