art department love

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  • noun the academic department responsible for teaching art and art appreciation

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  • All right, so there is always more work lurking around the corner, but the art department is now caught up as can be on my end.

    April 15th, 2009

  • There are still some details to work out regarding the July cover, but the art department is almost caught up.

    April 12th, 2009

  • This is so the art department can get to work on the cover, any special fonts or interior art, etc.; this same information can be used for numerous marketing purposes, including overseas sales.

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  • Martha Fenstermaker, now the chairman of the art department at Laredo Community College, made this trip in 1983, and was astonished to find "a different world" 150 miles from home, where July 4 was barely celebrated but everyone got excited about the Day of the Dead, a Mexican folk holiday in which families pay ritual visits to festively decorated cemeteries and eat candy skulls.

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  • Eleven children of survivors, including me and also including the chairman of the art department at Brooklyn College, Morris Dorsky, a WWII vet and Prof.

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  • PS: Gallery, 812 E. Broadway: The public is invited to make its mark on a drawing with Mike Sleadd, chairman of the art department at Columbia College.www. perlow-stevensgallery.com

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  • Sleadd, who received a master's in fine arts from MU with emphasizes on graphic design and drawing, is chairman of the art department at Columbia College.

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  • Fun-in-the-Park will include a pie baking contest, pet parade, the West Central Music Department and the art department - which will offer face painting and sand art.

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  • The department responsible for the art used in a production. They will often come up with the concepts of how a scene will look and work with the other departments (e.g. costume, visual effects, etc) to come up with the overall visual flavour of the production.

    August 6, 2008

  • Sometimes they don't know their art from their directum, though.

    I was once directed to walk into a hospital in an urgent and anxious manner (after learning that a 'family member' was involved in a local disaster and had been admitted). Rehearsals completed, on final checks art department handed me a bag of grapes to carry!

    August 6, 2008

  • I've noticed that AD tends to be under-resourced on Australian pics. Producers, forever under pressure to wind their budgets back, will assume they can get second-hand props more easily than they can. Yes, there is second-hand stuff out there but assembling the correct look - even 80's home interiors look quite different to current ones - is a big job.

    August 6, 2008

  • "Heavens, Auntie Mae could be dying! But, perhaps she would like a grape!"

    August 6, 2008

  • Maybe you had been shopping for fruit when you got the news...?

    August 6, 2008

  • Maybe you were so distraught over hearing the news that as you ran in a panic to the hospital, you continued to clutch the bag of grapes -- as if holding onto a life line. Later, the director thought, when you received the bad news about the death of your "family member" they would do a dramatic close up of you squeezing the grapes as you fell to your knees in agony (it begins to rain). The bits of grape seeds, flesh and juice slowing oozing off your tortured fingers, drip, drip, dripping to the ground...

    Or maybe they just fucked up.

    August 6, 2008

  • Well, yes, but I can't imagine caring enough about a bag of grapes to carry them all the way (and, if you drove, it's downright silly to assume you'd bring them inside).

    edit: Ha, dontcry!

    August 6, 2008

  • wordies -- a little imagination, please....;)

    August 6, 2008

  • I want you to direct all my movies, dontcry.

    August 6, 2008

  • I like your version, dontrcry. It's powerful!

    August 6, 2008