Turning to world-renowned pop artists for artistic inspiration, this annual tradition sees Shutterstock’s talented creative team draw on the platform’s collection of over 400 million stock photos, vectors, patterns and textures to capture the spirit of the nominated features, while showcasing the limitless possibilities. of these creative assets.
The acclaimed series is a visual representation of how iconic artistry, masterful storytelling and creative passion can combine to inspire artistic innovation. As a smart creative platform with access to premium and diverse content, as well as global artists, Shutterstock is leading the future of creative content creation. This year’s Oscar Pop! The series demonstrates that Shutterstock’s platform empowers creatives to create with confidence.
The full list of this year’s nominated films and artists who influenced creators includes: “Belfast” inspired by Takashi Murakami“CODA” inspired by Christine Sun-Kim“Don’t Look Up” inspired by Beeple, “Drive My Car” inspired by Andy Warhol“Dune” inspired by Moebius, “King Richard” inspired by Rosalyn Drexler“Licorice Pizza” inspired by Richard Hamilton“Nightmare Alley” inspired by Jean-Michel Basquiat“The Power of the Dog” inspired by Roy Lichtensteinand “West Side Story” inspired by Karoly Grosz.
“Each year, Best Picture Oscar nominations represent the pinnacle of cinematic and artistic excellence, and our innovative designers transform their posters into captivating and original works of art,” said Flo Lau, creative director at Shutterstock. “Since its inception 10 years ago, we are proud to have honored countless Oscar nominees and beloved pop artists. The Pop Art movement began as a rebellion against mainstream art – similarly, it illustrates Shutterstock’s latest journey into an innovative new creative era dominated by digitalization and innovation.”
Shutterstock will also have editorial access to the 94th Academy Awards on Sunday March 27with coverage of celebrity red carpet arrivals, as well as the general photo room.
Watch the photos arrive live here.
See the full Oscar Pop! Poster series here.
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