Art direction is a field that is related to theatre, advertising, marketing, publishing, fashion, film and television. The art director is responsible to supervise and direct different functions in these field.
- - - Director (film
- - television
- - radio
- - stage) - Film and video editor - Lighting technician - Production assistant
- Minimum 10+2 with Arts stream.
- - Communication skills - Creativity - Leadership skills - Time-management skills - Dedication - Patience
Courses to be pursued
- Bachelor/Master of Arts or Bachelor/Master of Fine Arts degree
- Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute, Kolkata Address: E.M.Byepass Road P.O. Panchasayar Kolkata West Bengal 700094 Phone: 03324328355 Website: www.srfti.ac.in
Advertising art directors usually work during 9-6 hours on week days. Sometimes over time may be required so they must be flexible and prepared to work evenings and weekends. Mostly they work in studios or office.
- Red Chillies Entertainments Pvt. Ltd. Address: Plot no. 612 Junction of Rama Krishna Mission Road & 15th Road Santacruz (West) Mumbai 400054 Phone: +91-22-6669-9400 Website: www.redchillies.com