Richard Keyes

Photography and Imaging / Graduate Industrial Dsgn / Integrated Studies


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 Art Center 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. He was recently a Color & Story consultant at Nokia.


  • IS: Unique Vis & Dynamic Char
  • IS: 2049
  • IS: Story Project
  • IS: 20,000 Leagues Under Sea
  • IS: Character, Prop Design
  • IS: Van Gogh
  • Story in a Picture
  • Color and Story
  • Design 2
  • Show, Don't Tell
  • Color Theory for Entertainment
  • Entertainment Art Senior Proje