Richard Keyes

Photography and Imaging / Integrated Studies / Entertainment Design / Illustration


Richard Keyes has worked for clients as diverse as Warner Brothers Records, Guess Jeans, the Los Angeles Housing Department and His Holiness the Dalai Lama. As a color consultant, his clients include Empire Berol, BIC, and Avery Dennison. He has been teaching at ArtCenter since 1990, specializing in color theory, design principles and narrative structure. He has appeared on National Public Radio, published a DVD: "Color Theory: The Mechanics of Color," and teaches workshops at Disney Studios and Cartoon Network. He was recently a color and story consultant at Nokia and has done color advising for Designworks.


  • Story in a Picture
  • Color and Story
  • Entertainment Arts Proj Studio