The art of Aphantasia: how ‘mind blind’ artists create without being able to visualise

The art of Aphantasia: how ‘mind blind’ artists create without being able to visualise

Glen Keane, the Oscar-winning artist behind such Disney classics as The Little Mermaid (1989), was once described by Ed Catmull the former president of Pixar and Walt Disney Studios as “one of the best animators

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On Jul 5, 2021
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Why animation is important

Why animation is important

Animation, while often thought of as a more or less modern medium, has been being used in different forms since 1906! Throughout the last century, we have used it to entertain, as propaganda, and to

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On Jul 5, 2021
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From Mickey to Moana — Disney treasures at ACMI tell the story of animation’s evolution over almost a century

From Mickey to Moana — Disney treasures at ACMI tell the story of animation’s evolution over almost a century

Disney is one of the longest running animation studios in the world. As a result, the studio’s nearly 100 year legacy also provides a substantial insight into the history of the animated film. Review by:

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On Jul 2, 2021
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Cartoons have always been for adults but here’s how they got tangled up with kids

Cartoons have always been for adults but here’s how they got tangled up with kids

BoJack Horseman, the show about an anthropomorphic horse struggling with depression and addiction, has come to end. The animated Netflix series gained a devoted following over its six-year run, earning praise for its empathetic exploration

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On Jul 2, 2021
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