In the spring of 2011 I was granted a 3-month sabbatical at the Art Institute of Colorado which gave me the opportunity to play with some VFX tools and workflows.I am greatly indebted to Sal Christ who was infinitely patient and cooperative, and to Kip Kuepper who turned my incoherent thoughts into a soundtrack. Exothermic, Opportunity, Grant, 3Month Sabbats, 3 Month Sabbats, Colorado, Art Institution, 2011, Ognian Bozikov
Steven Briand's Graduation Short Film, directed at l'Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs of Paris in 2010 - 2011, in the animation section. FRICTIONS mixes live action and stop motion animation and has been shot with a Canon Camera 5D Mark II and a 24-70 L lens, in a blue screen studio located in Ensad's building.
The Pixel Painter by The Pixel Painter. Hal Lasko, better known as Grandpa, worked as a graphic artist back when everything was done by hand. His family introduced him to the computer and Microsoft Paint long after he retired.
Tape Generations by johan rijpma. Large groups of tape rolls go through a long process of development and degeneration. The extremely slow paced life of these objects is being revealed within an isolated space where everything starts from a symmetric composition. From this orderly state deviations and differences in behaviour slowly become visible through the force of gravity. Resulting in unpredictable shapes and movements that somehow feel familiar
"A three part psychedelic fantasy short film about otherworldly beings whose minds and bodies converge into one entity. Filled with elaborate costumes, visual effects, and underwater puppets, the film is a non-narrative experience designed to transport viewers through a hypnotic, dream-like journey."
Division by johan rijpma. A piece of paper is divided by hand into an even number of pieces and then reassembled.