Production Design Week

Directors and Production Designers on Collaboration

New York, USA
October 29
12:00 – 13:30 ET
The General Society of Mechanics
20 West 44th Street, 10036 New York
United Scenic Artists Local 829 is proud to present a 2-day seminar dedicated to the art of production design. The event is free and open to USA 829 members - please RSVP to ensure your participation.

Join directors Sam Email, Susanna Fogel and Stewart Thorndike, and their respective collaborating production designers Anastasia White, Sara K White and Amy Williams. Hear how directors work with production designers, and what they value about the collaboration - and vice versa! This casual conversation will highlight duos who have had significant or sustained collaborations during their careers and delve into their working experiences and highlight some of their favorite sets and projects.

The panel will be moderated by indiwire writer Sarah Shachat

About the Organizer:

Sara K White is a production designer who has had wonderful longstanding collaborations and loves the enrichment they offer to the creative process.

United Scenic Artists, Local USA 829, IATSE, is a labor union and professional association of Designers, Artists, Craftspeople, and Department Coordinators, organized to protect craft standards, working conditions and wages for the entertainment and decorative arts industries. The members of Local USA 829 work in film, theatre, opera, ballet, television, industrial shows, commercials and exhibitions.