Check out this seductive 3D animated motion poem called “She Shakes Chiles From Her Hair”A poem created by the talented Allison Adelle Hedge Coke and adapted by Jeff Stevens for Motionpoems!
Motionpoems is a nonprofit poetry film company that broadens the audience for poetry by turning great contemporary poems into short films.
Using simple and functional components, Zimoun builds architecturally-minded platforms of sound. Exploring mechanical rhythm and flow in prepared systems, his installations incorporate commonplace industrial objects. In an obsessive display of simple and functional materials, these works articulate a tension between the orderly patterns of Modernism and the chaotic forces of life. Carrying an emotional depth, the acoustic hum of natural phenomena in Zimoun’s minimalist constructions effortlessly reverberates.
Two nine-foot towers use the weight of pendulums to create large-scale spirograph images.
A Short Animation Inspired by the Works of İlhan Koman
by the courtesy of Plato Art Space (Plato College of Higher Education)
A man is robbed and stabbed on a metro train. As he lays dying, a friendship from his youth flashes before his eyes.
Technique : Oilpaint on canvas, 2D animation, 3D animation.
While collaborating with the insanely mad geniuses at Bot & Dolly in beautiful San Francisco, munkowitz was tasked to Design Direct a truly unique piece called BOX.. The piece was originally supposed to function as a Technology Demo, but munkowitz and the team quickly realized it’s visual potential and transformed it into a Design and Performance Piece.
The resulting short film is a one-of-a-kind visual and technological achievement due to the very special combination of talent and gear behind the doors of the B&D facility, and was received throughout the world with unexpected accolades and exposure – all due to the intense amount of love and passion poured into the project.
Behind the Scenes
The movie Pixels (2015) is based on this short animation by the French director Patrick Jean (2010)
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How is this related to Syria?
Why should we care at all?
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“History of the Internet” is an animated documentary with infographics explaining the inventions from time-sharing to filesharing, from Arpanet to Internet.
Paperman is a 3D comedy short film. Produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and directed by John Kahrs, the short blends traditional animation and computer animation. It won both the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film at the 85th Academy Awards and the Annie Award for Best Animated Short Subject at the 40th Annie Awards. (2012)
Wurtzel is more of a magician than an artists. His art is about “transform(ing) ordinary matter into something extraordinary,” as per the personal statement on his website says. His most famous pieces propell aerodynamic materials such as lightweight fabric, flower petals, and Styrofoam using fans and other air devises. In his work Magic Carpet (2011) a red fabric seems to magically float in the center of the room. The cloth is actually held in place by air currents created by eight fans. Music from the film ‘American Beauty – Plastic Bag Theme’ (See Plastic Bag Scene)
WATERLICHT consists of wavy lines of light made with the latest LED technology, software and lenses. First created for the Dutch Waterboard Rijn & IJssel in Westervoort, the artwork has now travelled to Museumplein Amsterdam.
Illustrated by Serene Teh with technical pen, frame by frame.