Spotlight: William Pereira

Geisel Library. Image © Darren Bradley

Winner of the 1942 Acadamy Award for Best Special EffectsWilliam Pereira (April 25, 1909 – November 13, 1985) also designed some of America's most iconic examples of futurist architecture, with his heavy stripped down functionalism becoming the symbol of many US institutions and cities. Working with his more prolific film-maker brother Hal Pereira, William Pereira's talent as an art director translated into a long and prestigious career...

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