The Art Department creates the visual world of a film or video. It works with the director and production designer to bring the vision to life and support the story. The Art Department is headed by the Production Designer and has a team of artists, designers, carpenters, painters, and prop makers. In pre-production, they research and create designs. During production, they manage the logistics of building and transporting sets. The Art Department is responsible for the visual identity of the film, including the design of sets, costumes, props, and lighting. They play a crucial role in establishing the tone and atmosphere of the project.