FEATURE: D'ART Shtajio's Arthell Isom On Making The Weeknd's Snowchild Video


Arthell Isom


Anime and music videos have long had a close relationship. While anime lovers could always turn to fan-made MVs, we now have massively successful musicians adding anime stylings to their work. When The Weeknd was looking to include an anime feel to his “Snowchild” music video, he turned to D’ART Shtajio.


According to CEO and art director, Arthell Isom, the two teams worked closely to bring the video to life. The Weeknd’s team providing insight into the musician’s upbringing and personal style, the studio working hard to create 110 backgrounds with a vibe to match some of The Weeknd’s previous works. 


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