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November 23, 2009

Tim Burton discusses his artwork

On view November 22, 2009-April 26, 2010 at the Museum of Modern Art in NYC. For more information, please visit http://www.moma.org/timburton All images courtesy of Tim Burton and © 2009 Tim Burton Films.

November 22, 2009

Chalk Animation > Firekites music video

from Firekites' album 'The Bowery'. music video co-directed by Yanni Kronenberg and Lucinda Schreiber.

November 21, 2009

Andrea Dezsö > artist, animator


Andrea Dezsö, a visual artist and writer was born in Transylvania, Romania and is ethnic Hungarian. Dezsö creates deeply personal narratives across a broad range of media including drawing, artist's books, cut paper, embroidery, sculpture, installation, animation and large-scale murals.

Factory Song is a 3 minute stop motion animation by Andrea Dezsö with original music by Jeremiah Lockwood. It was made with the support of a Six Points Fellowship in visual arts.

"The Demon Bridegroom and Other Stories" is a series of animated video shorts based on mystical Jewish folk stories from Parson's professorAndrea Dezsö's native Eastern Europe.

some familiar music, eh?

November 20, 2009

Digital Art Workshop Animations

Some of the Animations produced in the Digital Art Workshop:

Frog Prince


Beauty and the Horse

November 12, 2009

Digital Art Workshop Show+Tell Event

Digital Art Workshop / Tales of Transformation / Show and Tell Event
Time : 4:30 - 5:30 PM
Date : Tuesday, November 17
Location : Tweed Museum of Art / Activity Gallery (downstairs) + Lecture Gallery (upstairs)
Open to : Digital Art Workshop students and their families

At the event, the groups will share their finished stories and talk about the process of creating the digital artwork and animations. There will be some hands-on animation activities and refreshments in the activity gallery starting at 4:30pm. The show and tell presentations and movie screenings will start at 5pm up in the lecture gallery.

November 5, 2009

Chilean Stop Motion animation

Drawings take a life of their own and assault the bedroom of a naive girl named Lucia. Lucía is an unsettling short film by Niles Atallah, Joaquin Cociña and Cristóbal León produced at Diluvio Lab...

Luis, is the second short in a series titled Lucia, Luis y el lobo by Chilean artists Niles Atallah, Cristobal Leon, and Joaquin Cociña. Luis was created using dirt, flowers, charcoal, found objects, and cardboard. It's sister video, Lucia, was also shot frame by frame with a digital photo camera.

November 3, 2009

Chronos > stop motion + clay animation

Yasemin Sayibas Akyuz shares the process of creating her stop motion animation on this blog:


November 1, 2009

JibJab cutout animations + green screen

JibJab has launched a new wave of Starring You videos.

These are animated templates that allow you to paste in pictures of yourself and your friends, and now you can post to your facebook wall. Amazingly fast, fun... and you could easily waste an evening with this amusement.

For more about their process, view JibJab animatic

JibJab Blog