Sophie Nash & Nicholas Dare – Three Thousand Years of Longing

Art Directors Burst Through the Pack By Docklands Studios Melbourne Creating an extravagant mythical world for director George Miller’s Three Thousand Years of Longing saw Sophie Nash (Supervising Art Director) and Nicholas Dare (Art Director) score a handy win at the 2023 APDG Awards. Sophie and Nicholas explain why the project was a joy to work on, despite [...]

Matt Putland APDG and Justine Dunn – The Portable Door

Creative Process: The Portable Door By Matt Putland APDG - Production Designer and Justine Dunn - Set Decorator. The Portable Door is a 2023 Australian fantasy adventure comedy film directed by Jeffrey Walker. It is a co-production between The Jim Henson Company and Story Bridge Films, with the screenplay by Leon Ford based on the 2003 novel of the same name by Tom Holt. The movie [...]

Aislinn King – Live Performance Designer

Aislinn King Design Approach Within my design practice I am drawn to creating immersive experiences inspired by movement, gesture, light and material exploration.   My recent projects explore embedding conceptual, haptic and embodied modes of design in to the development, collaboration and realisation of a performance piece.   My experience of performance contexts in other [...]

Fausto Brusamolino – Lighting & Visual Designer

Creative Process: The Nightline The Nightline is a creative audio project about the city at night inspired by a collection of 700+ real-life anonymous voice messages recorded between midnight and 6am. This work draws on field recordings, phone messages, composition, performance and site-responsive design to create an evocative live performance experience. FAUSTO BRUSAMOLINO Member Profile Location and Site Responsive Design [...]