Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Bafta nomination for Best Production Design

Blade Runner 2049 receives 8 nomination for the British Academy Film Awards. Categories are Director, Original Music, Cinematography, Editing, Make Up & Hair, Sound, Special Visual Effects and Production Design.


Friday, January 05, 2018

Blade Runner 2049
nominated for Excellence in Production Design

The Art Directors Guild just announced the nominations for the 22nd ADG Awards. Visit ADG.org for more information or go to bit.ly/2lVfpCD for PDF press release.

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Designing a Brutal, Beautiful Dystopia

Oscar-winning production designer Dennis Gassner reveals the pattern language for the flying Spinner, Wallace Building, and Las Vegas in Denis Villeneuve's sci-fi sequel...(indiewire)

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Making of

The original 'Blade Runner' broke barriers in the world of special effects when it premiered in 1982. VICE toured the 'Blade Runner 2049' set speaking with the production designer, producer, and director Denis Villeneuve to see how it all got made. Interviews including Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling—about what it was like...

Thursday, June 22, 2017



Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

Bafta Production Design Award

BAFTA's annual film awards ceremony is known as the British Academy Film Awards and reward the best work of any nationality seen on British cinema screens during the preceding year.

Monday, January 09, 2017

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Fantastic Beasts

Since the book has been published many pieces of concept art found their way into the web. Iamag.co has a nice selection of creature designs and some of my environment work as well.

Entertainment Weekly catched a glimpse of the wizarding speakeasy: The Blind Pig. Well-populated with wizards, witches and all kinds of magical creatures.

The slick interior design for Shaw's office space in lower Manhatten. Art Deco was the latest fashion and represented the luxury and glamour of a millionaire's life style.

Monday, December 19, 2016

Blade Runner 2049

Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer "K", unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, the former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years. Warner Bros just released the first teaser trailer:

Wednesday, December 07, 2016


I recently added a few new images to my website. Two illustrations from Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation and another two from Fantastic Beasts, in cinemas right now. Much more concept art for the film can be found in the book (see post below) and at conceptartworld.com here.