Syd Mead Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Visual Futurist Syd Mead has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the EyesOn Design Lifetime Design Achievement Award, given annually by the Detroit Institute of Ophthalmology (DIO). On Monday, February 6th, Syd’s artwork created specifically…

CTN Animation Expo

Syd Mead was the invited guest of honor along with Mayor of Burbank, Jess Talamantes (left of scissors) for the ribbon cutting ceremony that marked the opening of an all new convention center at the Marriott…

Visual Futurist – A Conversation with Syd Mead

ORIGIN:N/A RUNTIME: 90 minutes GENRE: Panels & Seminars | Sci-Fi SYNOPSIS: Think of the some of the most iconic designs for films set in the future, and easily Bladerunner, Aliens, the original Star Trek Motion Pictures…

Syd Mead given CDN’s Lifetime Achievement Award

This year’s winner of Car Design News’ Lifetime Achievement Award is self-styled visual futurist, and inspiration to generations of car designers past and present, Syd Mead. Mead joins Marcello Gandini and Giorgetto Giugiaro as the third…

SYD MEAD @ POPNOLOGY

Syd Mead attended a gala event Saturday, February 7th at the Arizona Science Center in Phoenix, Arizona to celebrate the opening of POPNOLOGY which features numerous interactive exhibits of Pop Culture and Technology created by StageNine…

Opening Ceremony Men’s RTW Fall 2016

By Jean E. Palmieri Opening Ceremony turned to Syd Mead, a neo-futuristic concept artist known for his designs for science fiction films such as “Blade Runner” and “Aliens,” as inspiration for its men’s line. “What he drew…

Syd Mead, Master Visual Futurist Receives VES Visionary Award

The Visual Effects Society named acclaimed visual futurist and conceptual artist Syd Mead as the next recipient of its Visionary Award in recognition of his enormous contributions to visual arts and filmed entertainment. The award will…

Trends 2015

Car Styling Magazine’s May 2015 issue features a 16-page article “Hypervan & the Showcase of Previous Works”. The article highlights Syd’s iconic van design as well as a collection of illustrations and includes the announcement of the soon to be available limited edition Hypervan scale model by chroniclecollectibles.com. (http://chroniclecollectibles.com)

5MINUTE DRIVE with Master Futurist SYD MEAD!

“A truly amazing experience to ride with my good friend for over 25 years, Master Visual Futurist and Conceptualist SYD MEAD. I sat next to Syd and watched awestruck as he painted for movies like Blade…

Syd Mead @ Forest Lawn, Glendale CA Nov 22, 2014

Join us at Forest Lawn Saturday, November 22nd 2014 at 2:00 PM for Christmas Fantasies! This is a first time ever event with a special Q&A and “SENTURY II” book signing session with Syd personally. Location:…