Haydn Cooper Bi-Weekly

For the up coming project I about animation I have been paying attention to the animation that I am exposed to, recently my 2D design instructor showed us “Waking Life” a film by Richard Linklater. He has directed “Dazed and Confused” and recently “Boyhood”. Within “Waking Life” it uses video to base its animation off…

Taylor/Bi-Weekly #3

I want to shine the spotlight onto the animators on YouTube. There’s a lot, too much to name individually sadly. However, each of them has their own style to animating, using 3-D, 2-D, etc. Here’s some of the animaions/animators that I like: There’s a fighting game called Skullgirls, where instead of using pixels and 3-D…

Bi-Weekly

Jesse Kanda is a 3D designer and animator who has collaborated with musicians such as Arca, FKA Twigs, and many others. His album artwork for FKA Twigs’ “LP1” (pictured left) recently awarded him a Grammy Nomination in the Best Recording Package category. http://www.jessekanda.com/

Ryan Krebs Bi-Weekly Artist Article

  NASA has commissioned a series of space travel posters for a 2016 calendar. They have a very cool retro/nouvelle vibe that reminded me of the posters we reviewed in class. The design firm who created the posters is Invisible Creature, and their work is very cool and colorful, ranging from album artwork for Atmosphere…

Yongjin Liu’s Bi-Weekly Artist.

Here is my Bi-Weekly Artist, His name is Kaws. His real name is  Brian Donnelly. He likes to make many models and art works with his own idea, he always use the same design mind to create a new art work. But in the end, you will find ” That’s perfect !” Many popular  trendsetters like…

Morgan Hayes-Alberto Seveso

Alberto Seveso is the Artist that created the images for the Adobe CC cover, and the Cinderella poster that was all over the internet recently. He works primarily in adobe photoshop. Portfolio  

Sky’s artist biweekly

A counterpoint to the animations that have definitive characters and show a unique story, the music video for “The Fatalist” by Dark Tranquillity (no that’s not spelled wrong) shows an emphasis on a changing and constantly evolving character. With a simplistic high-contrast black-and-white style, a foreboding, imposing figure that helps to emphasize the dark mood of…

Sky’s artist biweekly

The artist who caught my attention lately was Nicola Felaco, an illustrator/animator whose artwork includes an array of beautiful abstractions (mostly of fictional characters). To me the most incredible aspect of the artwork is the capability to reduce an image to a collection of (usually) angular shapes and still maintain a identifiable resemblance to the…