J. Andre. Chaintreuil

Digital Set Designer & Assistant Art Director, Local #800

B-Arch: University of Kentucky, College of Architecture
Born: Fairport, NY
Resides: Los Angeles, CA


J. Andre. Chaintreuil is a Digital Set Designer and Assistant Art Director. He assists the modern Art Department in designing and managing the look of Feature Films. With his thorough knowledge of current and advanced 3D computer modeling and 2D drafting, Andre efficiently, creatively, and accurately has helped to bring challenging concepts to the screen in movies such as ‘Minorty Report’, ‘Spiderman’ 2 & 3, and ‘The Dark Knight’ (Batman). As an innovative artist, he has the confidence to explore new ideas and technologies to further his design field.

A graduate of the University of Kentucky School of Architecture, he practiced architecture for several years before pursuing his life long passion for film. His Film career began with work in Miniature and Pre-viz departments.

He enjoys the challenge and thought process of creating solutions to unique design projects.

Andre is a dual card holder of Local #800 (the Art Directors Guild; www.ADG.org) for Set Design and Assistant Art Direction.

(Updated:  April 7th, 2011)