Category Archives: Animation

Alina Chau

Happened upon this artist wandering round the inter webs. She’s got some really nice watercolor works up on Etsy and her concept artwork is great! Definitely noteworthy. http://www.alinachau.com/Ice-Cream_Monster_Galleria/Welcome.html http://alinanimation.blogspot.com

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Mark Cavello

Some cool graphic almost tattoo art inspired black and white illustration from a risd grad. Hats off to you. http://www.marccavelloart.com/

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Nick Fox-Gieg

http://www.fox-gieg.com/ Also an animator I got the pleasure to meet. Nick does interesting work with animation and technology and the relationship between them. He currently has work in the festival circuit all over the East coast. Here’s a sample: Demo … Continue reading

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Dennis Tupicoff

http://www.dennistupicoff.com/ I also got to meet Australian independent animator Dennis Tupicoff last spring. He also brought along some films of his to screen, some really fantastic work indeed. I do wish I could relate all the great things he said … Continue reading

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Elizabeth king

How have sculptors depicted the eye, across the history of art?  While the representation of light and reflection is central to the history of painting, sculpture had inventive strategies to imitate the live and active substance of the eye. Elizabeth King, Senior Professor … Continue reading

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Bruce Bickford

The clay animated films of Bruce Bickford (b. 1947) showcase constant barrages of free-flowing, surreal, stream-of-consciousness imagery. Playing out like fever dreams, objects and figures shrink and grow and morph in rapid succession – a painter’s palette may transform into … Continue reading

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Axis Animation

So that one part in the Harry Potter Deathly Hallows Part I… the animated one. These guys. And go figure: they’re based in the UK. Pretty cool. Their animated short that appeared on MTV Asia wasn’t too shabby either. I … Continue reading

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LIMBO

Here’s an amazing game that I discovered recently. (Yeah I’m behind the times in gaming. Sue me.) This striking game is all in black and white and has an eerie soft focus that gives it a sublime beauty and creepy … Continue reading

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Igor Kobalyov

Talk about your animation masters! If you know anything about independent animation, you should know this guy. He really knows how to warp timing to tell extremely powerful stories with showing little. Much of his work is good ol’ Czech … Continue reading

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Lotte Reineger

Any animation buff should know her, especially if you’re into cut paper. Lotte is one of the masters. If you can imagine stopmotion in the day where you had to wait until your film came back from the developer… jeez. … Continue reading

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