40 YEARS OF ALIEN: 40th Anniversary Exhibit
January 25, 2019 - May 18, 2019, Varied
The Hugh M. Hefner Exhibition Hall, George Lucas Building Lobby, USC School of Cinematic Arts Complex, 900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007
40 Years of Alien: 40th Anniversary Exhibit
The Hugh M. Hefner Exhibition Hall
George Lucas Building Lobby, USC School of Cinematic Arts Complex
900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007
DUE TO COMMENCEMENT WEEKEND,
THE EXHIBIT WILL BE CLOSED ON
SATURDAY, MAY 11th & SUNDAY, MAY 12th, 2019.
THE EXHIBIT HAS BEEN EXTENDED THROUGH SATURDAY, MAY 18th, 2019
FOR THE FOLLOWING HOURS:
Monday, May 13th: 8:00 A.M - 6:00 P.M.
Tuesday, May 14th: 8:00 A.M - 6:00 P.M.
Wednesday, May 15th: 8:00 A.M - 6:00 P.M.
Thursday, May 16th: 8:00 A.M - 6:00 P.M.
Friday, May 17th: 8:00 A.M - 6:00 P.M.
Saturday, May 18th: 10:00 A.M - 5:00 P.M.
No tickets required. Free admission. Open to the public.
About the Exhibit
The USC School of Cinematic Arts and 20th Century Fox Archives present an exclusive anniversary exhibit celebrating 40 years of one of Hollywood’s most enduring and beloved cinematic franchises. Based on characters and a screenplay written by USC Cinematic Arts graduate Dan O’Bannon, Ridley Scott’s Alien exploded into global pop culture in 1979. The outer space sci-fi horror saga further evolved under the mastery of idiosyncratic filmmakers James Cameron (Aliens, 1986), David Fincher (Alien 3, 1992), and Jean-Pierre Jeunet (Alien: Resurrection, 1997), followed by two “prequel” origin stories, Prometheus (2012) and Alien: Covenant (2017), also directed by Ridley Scott. Pulling together elements from all six films, displays will include concept artwork and Alien creature designs by visionary Swiss artist H.R. Giger, who won an Academy Award for Best Visual Effects, as well as storyboards, production design blueprints, international poster art, models, costumes, props, ephemera, merchandise, and fan art.
Name: Alessandro Ago