Visual Futurist: The Art & Life of Syd Mead

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About this Event

Enter the world of Syd Mead, legendary “Visual Futurist” behind such films as Blade Runner, TRON, Aliens, 2010, and experience his art as never before. Explore his life and career, from his early beginnings at Ford and designing consumer products for Philips, to his 747 interiors in the Middle East, to a yacht for Donald Trump. This feature-length documentary offers a compelling portrait of a man revered around the world, and a detailed look into the world of design, including some of his never-before-seen work.

  • Central Library/Donald Wright Auditorium
  • Refreshments: 6 p.m.
  • Introduction: 6:15-6:30 p.m.
  • Documentary 6:30–8:15 p.m., followed by Q&A
Type of event
Design Entertainment Showcase



Pasadena Central Library

285 E Walnut St
Pasadena, CA 91101

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