Syd Awarded Society Of Illustrators

Every year the Society of Illustrators in New York City awards new inductees into the fabled illustrators’ Hall of Fame. On Friday, June 2Oth, Syd Mead was inducted into the Illustrators Hall of Fame at a…

SOME/THINGS MAGAZINE Features Syd Mead

Concept designer who began his career in industrial & automotive design before revolutionising the aesthetics of sci-fi with tron, & creating the visual concept for the landmark cyberpunk film blade runner. SOME/THINGS MAGAZINE is a curated project…

2012

ArtInfo: Future Perfect Exhibition

New York, NY * Syd Mead, “Future (Perfect),” at BravinLee Programs, 526 West 26th Street, #211, May 11-June 30, 2012 Classic sci-fi artist Syd Mead presents, in these two-dozen gouache paintings spanning the ’60s to 2010,…

Gotryke: Future Perfect Exhibition

New York, NY Syd Mead is in the brains behind the sets of Blade Runner, Tron, and Mission Impossible III, but he’s also one of the most prolific designers of the modern era, who has designed for…

Hyperallergic: The Man Who Dreamed Up the World of Blade Runner

BravinLee Programs in Chelsea has one of the most eye-popping shows currently on display in the city’s art galleries. The gallery has invited Syd Mead, the futurist designer behind such cult classics as Blade Runner (1982),…

New York Near Say: Future Perfect Exhibition

New York, NY Mead is known for his design work on blockbusters films such as “Tron,” “Blade Runner,” and “Star Trek: The Motion Picture,” as well as on toys, consumer electronics and luxury jet interiors. Mead…

POPSI: Future Perfect Exhibition

New York, NY Getting around in the future is going to be something of a trip, at least to let classics of science fiction like TRON, Blade Runner, Aliens, and Star Trek tell the story. In…

Core 77: Future Perfect Exhibition

New York, NY Film lovers—sci-fi fans in particular—are surely familiar with the work of “Futurist Designer” Syd Mead (we’re not sure if he’s got issues with the term ‘concept designer,’ but we’ll grant him the exception),…

Car Design News: Future Perfect Exhibition

New York, NY A selection of the work of Syd Mead – the designer behind some of the most iconic vehicles in films such as Blade Runner and Aliens – has gone on display at the…