Art Streiber on shooting/directing the print and motion campaign for the new Pop comedy “Nightcap”

“Nightcap is the brainchild of comedian Ali Wentworth, who plays the executive producer of a fictitious late-night talk show hosted by a guy named Jimmy. The entire show takes place in the hallways and offices backstage at the show, and we never see Jimmy (but that’s his fake desk)!” explains Art Streiber, who shot the […]

Art Streiber photographs musician and actor John Legend for the cover of Delta Sky magazine

  Up on the roof…The last shoot of last year and a cover shoot for Delta Airlines in-flight magazine, Delta Sky @deltaskymag. This is the first of two set ups on the roof terrace of the new Penthouse Suite at the London Hotel West Hollywood. When you’re shooting outdoors in the open shade, but you […]

Art Streiber photographs “Moonlight” director and co-screenwriter Barry Jenkins with his Oscar for Entertainment Weekly

  15 hours after the mayhem, confusion and excitement of last night’s Oscars, we found ourselves at a hotel in Beverly Hills, photographing an Academy Award winner and his / her Oscar for this week’s Entertainment Weekly. Note the gold statuette at lower left. Set up #1; photograph the Oscar winner at the desk…window light […]

Art Streiber on photographing Jimmy Kimmel, the host of this year’s Oscars, for the cover of Variety

“In the footsteps of Bob Hope, Johnny Carson, and Billy Crystal, here comes Jimmy Kimmel to host the Oscars! Jimmy is dry and witty and completely up to the task. In front of the camera, he is completely game and actually willing to go too far,” says Art Streiber, who photographed Kimmel for the cover of […]

Art Streiber shoots wonderfully creepy key art, directs chilling motion promos for season five of the A&E drama “Bates Motel”

In season five of A&E‘s hit series Bates Motel, Norma (played by Vera Farmiga) is dead but vividly lives on in the mind of her obsessive son, Norman (Freddie Highmore). The network commissioned Art Streiber to capture the creepiness of this new chapter in their, um, relationship, in the show’s key art. This is the […]

Art Streiber photographs screenwriter Max Landis for Empire magazine’s January issue

  Making Waves. From a shoot a few weeks ago…a portrait of a very talented and prolific screenwriter on a unicorn float in a swimming pool in Encino for a British movie magazine. Wait. Scratch that. It’s THE British movie magazine. That’s a Profoto B1 over the camera making the blues blue and the pinks […]

Art Streiber photographs a host of stars—including Tom Hanks, Amy Adams, Viola Davis, and Matthew McConaughey—for Variety’s “Actors on Actors” cover story

“Over two days, we shot 26 single portraits on each set and 13 duets on two sets. I think,” says Art Streiber of photographing Variety‘s “Actors on Actors” cover story. “Definitely lost track. Six of those 26 actors were Academy Award winners. The other 20 were either magnificent, amazing, or tremendous.” View the complete portfolio […]

Art Streiber re-creates a famous 1968 “family portrait” of LA artists, designers, filmmakers, and architects for the December issue of Vanity Fair

In 1968, 38 notable artists, designers, filmmakers, architects, and other creatives gathered on the steps of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art for a “family portrait.” The group represented “what was then a fledgling artists’ community at a museum that had opened a mere three years earlier,” writes Vanity Fair in its December issue, […]

Art Streiber on creating a new take on a famous Volkswagen ad, in GIF form, for Bloomberg Markets

  For a feature on the growing popularity of betting on lawsuits—or litigation funding—Bloomberg Markets looks at a case against Volkswagen over its emissions scandal, in which a U.S. law firm is financing the case against VW in exchange for a share of the winnings. “…it’s easy to see the appeal of an asset class […]

Art Streiber photographs the superheroes of The CW for the cover of Entertainment Weekly

What a week for firsts! Never before in this feed’s history! Two BTS images from the same shoot in succession! OMG! On the set of “Arrow” in Vancouver, crashed-their-immigration-server-last-night, Canada, the set up for this week’s cover of Entertainment Weekly. Three, count ‘em, THREE CW Super Heroes in one photo!!! The Flash!!!! Arrow!!!! Supergirl!!!! The […]