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Gnomon Workshop Releases 4 Titles From Syd MeadLegendary concept design artist Syd Mead offers four new DVDs (November 12, 2004)
The Gnomon Workshop, in conjuction with Design Studio Press, announces four new DVDs from Concept Design legend Syd Mead. This monumental addition gives artists and art enthusiasts their first opportunity to see behind the process of this Concept Design master whose designs span four decades and have appeared in such films as Tron, Blade Runner and 2010.
Syd Mead's career has taken him from product design to films, where he has designed for Star Trek, The Motion Picture, Blade Runner, Tron, 2010, Alens, Short Circuit, Time Cop and Strange Days. This prolific designer created the interior of a 747 airplane, a yacht, a harbor in Kobe and a ship. He is the author of numerous books of his work and has spoken about his career to rapt audiences all over the world. Syd recently completed work on the new Tron 2.0 game.
Says Alex Alvarez, Founder and Director of The Gnomon Workshop Syd Meads DVDs give artists a whole new way to learn techniques from this master concept artist. This series takes the Gnomon Workshop to a new level; we continue to bring the best possible art education to students all over the world.
About The Gnomon Workshop
Founded in 2000, The Gnomon Workshop produces art-training DVDs for the visual industries. Created by professional artists who work in all areas of the visual effects industry - including many of our favorite films, games, product design and fine art -- these DVDs give artists the real information they need to succeed in the visual arts industry. With titles in both digital and traditional disciplines, the Gnomon Workshop catalogue covers everything from robots to cars, to creatures and environments.
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