Animation Short Clips – Sinix

Here’s a compilation of animation tests that Sinix created during the previous month. Although he is not an animator there are some fantastic pieces of work here.

Check out more of Sinix’s fantastic videos on his Youtube, his anatomy and Sketchbook series have been a personal favourite.

Animation Short Clips – Sinix

Artist Profile: Anthony Jones

Jones is a Senior Concept Artist, Illustrator & Instructor based in California, USA.

He specialises in character, environment and weapon concept design with a long background of working in the film and games industry. His past companies include Red Engine Studios, Blizzard Entertainment, Hasbro & FireForge.

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Artist Profile: Anthony Jones

Artist Profile: Mike Mitchel

Mitchel is an artist based in Austin, Texas, his work covers a vast range of styles often focussing on pop culture.

He has exhibited his work at several gallery shows including: Mitchell x Marvel x Mondo (2014), Crusaders & Haters (2009), i am 8-bit (2008) & Hollywood, DC (2008).

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Artist Profile: Mike Mitchel

Future of Storytelling – Glen Keane

Over nearly four decades at Disney, Glen Keane animated some the most compelling characters of our time: Ariel from The Little Mermaid, the titular beast in Beauty and the Beast, and Disney’s Tarzan, to name just a few.

The son of cartoonist Bil Keane (The Family Circus), Glen learned early on the importance of holding onto your childhood creativity—and how art can powerfully convey emotion. Keane has spent his career embracing new tools, from digital environments to 3D animation to today’s virtual reality, which finally enables him to step into his drawings and wander freely through his imagination.

At FoST, he’ll explore how to tap into your own creativity, connecting to emotion and character more directly than ever before.

Keane’s VR painting is created in Tiltbrush: tiltbrush.com

Future of Storytelling – Glen Keane

Seed by Aixsponza

Seed is a free project made by Aixsponza, created to test and try out ideas, techniques and skills. It was created using various techniques including photogrammetry.

Aixsponza is an animation studio based in Munich, Germany that creates work for large and small budgets for a wide variety of clients.

Aixsponza website

Making of Video:

Seed by Aixsponza

Artist Profile: Nicholas Kole

Kole is a freelance Concept Artist, his clients include; Disney Publishing, Hasbro, Puma, Riot Games, Cloudkid & Dark Horse Publishing.

His work demonstrates an excellent understanding of strong composition and is a great reference for beautiful colour palettes that compliment the narrative of the piece.

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Artist Profile: Nicholas Kole

Artist Profile: Jon Davies

Davies is a game designer, artist and the co-founder of Southampton based games studio Massive Monster, and has over 11 years of experience in the games industry.

He primarily works with pixel art, but also has experience with 3d modelling, animation and digital art.

His client list includes Disney XD, Nickelodeon, Adult Swim and Namco-Bandai. In 2012 Massive Monster one of their most popular games to date, ‘Super House of Dead Ninjas’

Jon’s Deviantart

Massive Monster Website

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Promotional Art for ‘Super House of Dead Ninjas’

‘Super House of Dead Ninjas’ Gameplay Video

 

Massive Monster Art

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Artist Profile: Jon Davies