Frances Adair Mckenzie Eva Cvijanović Allison Moore The Many Faces, Fazes and Facets of Stop Motion: A Step-by-step, Image-by-image guide to High/Low Animation

Date(s): Apr 20th 2019
Apr 21st 2019
Apr 27th 2019
Apr 28th 2019
May 4th 2019
May 5th 2019

Registration Date(s): Apr 3 to 19 2019

Training

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Back by popular demand is this crash course in an abundance of animation techniques from the multi-talented Frances Adair Mckenzie, Eva Cvijanović and Allison Moore. Over three weekends in April and May, participants will be escorted through an accelerated learning environment covering years of accrued knowledge, encompassing production paths carved by three fiercely independent feminist animation practices, from planning through installation.

List of techniques:
– Puppetry for animation;
– Storyboarding for animation;
– Stop-motion and an introduction to DragonFrame software;

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A. Pollard, 2018

Frances Adair Mckenzie is an interdisciplinary artist based in Montréal whose practice includes video installation, sculpture, animation, and collaborative ventures. She holds a diploma in New Media from B.C.I.T. and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Concordia University. She has exhibited work at the Musée d’art contemporain des Laurentides; Centre Clark and Oboro in Montréal; and Parisian Laundry and the Satosphère of the Société des Arts Technologiques (SAT).

francesadair.com

Eva Cvijanović is an animator and filmmaker focused on the storytelling potential of environments, character and the dialogs that they create. Since graduating from Concordia University, she had produced and directed two independent film (Seasick, 2013 and Once Upon a Many Time, 2010) and was part of the NFB’s Hothouse program (The Kiss, 2011). Drawn to the immersive power of the tangible, Eva works with felted wool, watercolour and pastels while being equally fluent in digital media.

Native to Victoria, British-Colombia, Allison Moore studied interdisciplinary art and video at Concordia University where she received in 2005 a Bachelor’s degree with honours in Fine Arts. Active in the artistic community in Canada and abroad for the past ten years, she has participated in numerous exhibitions, residencies, workshops and events. Her work explores in a playful and systemic manner the fascinating universe of the dematerialization and the decontextualization of the image and the body as much on a conceptual level than on a technological one.

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