Additional cast as well as main staff members for the upcoming anime adaptation of Kei Ookubo's historical manga Arte were announced through its official website on Friday. The website also released a new promotional video and revealed a new key visual (pictured right) for the series. Arte is scheduled to premiere in April 2020.
Director: Takayuki Hamana (Toshokan Sensou)
Series Composition: Reiko Yoshida (Bakuman.)
Period Research: Takaaki Suzuki (Strike Witches: Operation Victory Arrow script)
Character Design, Animation Director: Chieko Miyakawa (Hanasaku Iroha: Home Sweet Home)
Design Cooperation: Satoko Miyachi (Mahou Shoujo Lyrical Nanoha: The Movie 2nd A's key animation)
Prop Design: Chikai Okado (xxxHOLIC key animation), Goichi Iwahata (Shoujo Shuumatsu Ryokou)
Art Setting: Kazusuke Yoshihara (Perfect Blue background art)
Art Director: Scott MacDonald (Dog Days'')
Art: Studio Tulip
Layout: Kenji Masuda (Gi(a)rlish Number)
Color Design: Emiko Tate (Netoge no Yome wa Onnanoko ja Nai to Omotta?)
Director of Photography: Takuya Noudai (Mushibugyou)
Special Effects: Naomasa Fukuda (Trinity Seven)
Editing: Kazuhiko Seki (Durarara!!)
Sound Director: Yasunori Ebina (Yuru Yuri)
Sound Effects: Kiyotaka Kawada (Date A Live)
Sound Production: Glovision
Music: Gorou Itou (Kimi no Suizou wo Tabetai live action)
Music Production: flying DOG
Studio: Seven Arcs
Arte is written and drawn by Kei Ookubo and the series has been serialized in Monthly Comic Zenon magazine since 2013. It currently has 11 compiled volumes in print, with the latest released on July 20 of this year.
The series was licensed for digital release by Media Do International in October 2018, and the publisher released its first volume the same month. The third and latest volume was released in July.