Thursday, August 14, 2014

The Secret Art of Animators at the Hive Gallery September 6, Los Angeles

OPENING SEPT. 6, 8-11:30 PM

The Hive Gallery & Studios presents “THE SECRET ART OF ANIMATORS” – an exhibition showcasing personal art work made by the talents behind some of the most innovative and beloved cartoons of our time.  

Artists whose work will be featured in the exhibition…
RIC HEITZMAN – Production Designer on Pee-wee’s Playhouse.
MARTIN CENDREDA – Animation Director/Animator for South Park, The Problem Solverz, The Fairly OddParents.
CAROL WYATT – Production and Color Designer for The Simpsons, Rick & Morty, Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends.
MATT FORSYTHE – Character Designer on Adventure Time.
FACUNDO RABAUDI – Visual Development Artist and Model Maker on How To Train Your Dragon 1 & 2, The Croods, Shrek.
TORY BELLICI – Model Maker on Star Wars: Episode I & II. Onscreen star/presenter on Mythbusters.
STEPHEN CHIODO – Chiodo Bros/Animation Director/Puppet Fabricator on The Simpsons, Tim Burton’s Vincent, Elf.
KEVIN SUKHO LEE – Nickelodeon Director of Animation Development, Animation Producer on Yo Gabba Gabba
JON SCHNEPP – Designer/Creator/Director of Dethklok for Adult Swim, Directed episodes of The Venture Bros, Aqua Teen Hunger Force.
BECKY DREISTADT – Character Designer, Comic Book Artist for Adventure Time, Yo Gabba Gabba, Nick Jr.
MUSA BROOKER – Stop Motion Animator and Director – worked on Elf, Robot Chicken, Phantom Investigators.
ERIC CALDERON – Animation Producer, Director – Afro Samurai, Linkin Park ‘Breaking the Habit’ music video, MTV, SEGA
SAM HALE – VFX Artist on Disney Jr’s The Bite-Sized Adventures of Sam Sandwich, Amazon Prime’s Tumble Leaf, CN’s High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange.
JOHN “HARV” HARVATINE – Co-Founder/Producer/Director at Stoopid Buddy Stoodios – Cartoon Network’s Robot Chicken
JUSTIN KOHN – Stop Motion Animator – Nightmare Before Christmas, James and the Giant Peach, Coraline.
LISA HANAWALT – Production Designer – Netflix’s Bojack Horseman
JESSE MOYNIHAN – Writer/Storyboard Artist on Adventure Time
MARGARET MEYER – Character & Costume Fabricator – Coraline, ParaNorman, Robot Chicken, Moral Orel.
MIKE MURNANE – Model Maker/Sculptor on Coraline, ParaNorman, Star Wars: Episode II
DEVIN FLYNN – Animation Director/Animator – Y’all So Stupid, Wondershowzen, Aqua Teen Hunger Force, music videos for Flying Lotus, The Alchemist.
KAREN CHAU – Creator/Character Designer – Ni Hao Kai Lan for Nick Jr.
RICK “DIENZO” BLANCO – VP of Creative for Cartoon Network Enterprises (toys, merchandising).