Hollywood Art Director & Set Designer
Washington Delta (Puget Sound) Phi Clint Wallace has spent nearly two decades designing the look and feel for major motion pictures. He began his career with a masters in architecture, graduating with honors from the University of California Los Angeles in 1994. He gained his classic design training in architecture at Barton Meyers and Associates, ultimately becoming an associate at the firm in 1997.
Clint then transitioned to the film industry in 1999, where he went to work on the art direction, set design, and visual effects for over twenty-five films. His filmography highlights include Independence Day: Resurgence (2016), Ender’s Game (2013), Men in Black 3 (2012), Captain America, the first Avenger (2011), The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End (2007), Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (2006), Serenity (2005), Collateral (2004), Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines and Stuart Little 2 (2002). He has traveled extensively on location, with multiple stints in the Bahamas, New Orleans, New York, Atlanta and Albuquerque. Clint is known throughout the industry for his solution-oriented reputation.
His production design department awards include the the 2008 Academy Award for Best Achievement in Art Direction and the 2008 Art Director’s Guild Award for Excellence in Production design for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. His art department nominations include the Art Director’s Guild Award for Excellence in Production Design for Captain America, the first Avenger (2011), Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End (2007) and Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (2006).
Clint also enjoys football, skiing, racquetball and time with his Phi Delta Theta brothers on their annual camping trip known as “Andrew Fest.” He continues to practice architecture, focusing on boutique residential and commercial projects along the west coast. Clint recently opened a distillery in Seattle, “Six Spirits,” along with another Phi Delta Theta brother. He and his wife of twenty years, Alison, reside in the Hollywood Hills with their two sons, Xander and Finnegan.