Juxtapoz // Monday, December 22, 2014
If you’ve had enough of Rudolph and Frosty this holiday season, have a look at one of the first examples of stop motion animation from 1913, “The Insects’ Christmas” by Russian filmmaker Wladyslaw Starewi.
Music // Monday, December 15, 2014
Panda Bear has definitely been focusing on some great music video work. We loved the "Mr Noah" video we posted a few weeks ago, but this new animated, psychedelic adventure for the track "Boys Latin" directed by Isaiah Saxon and Sean Hellfritsch from Encyclopedia Pictura is our favorite to date.
Juxtapoz // Monday, December 08, 2014
In this 1974 video, legendary movie director, screenwriter, animator, and Monty Python member, Terry Gilliam shows us how to create stop-motion animations.
Juxtapoz // Monday, November 10, 2014
Marcus Armitage is a hand drawn and mixed media animator and director who makes films about change in modern Britain. Characters caught in the middle or fighting against it.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, November 06, 2014
If you've ever watched shows like Black Dynamite, Superjail, and The Venture Bros. then you're familiar with Titmouse. They're one of the most edgy and innovative animation production studios today. While they're well known for creating shows on Adult Swim they also make music videos, commercials and recently hemmed an animated episode of NBC's Community.
Music // Friday, October 31, 2014
Just in time for Halloween, Flying Lotus has released a video for "Ready Err Not" from the album "Your Dead." In the video by one of his favorite animators of all time, David Firth, Flying Lotus has his head chopped off in a creepy house in addition to quite a few other gruesome, spooky, graphic, and NSFW things...
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Boston-based artist Jake Fried is back yet again with another incredible hand-drawn animation. The "moving paintings" are made by repeatedly layering white-out, gouache, ink and coffee, with the final video showing the complete process from original sketch to finished artwork.
Erotica // Tuesday, October 14, 2014
"Nirvana Police" is a new crazy musical romance between a young policeman and a black panther by Tristan Cottin. Cottin was responsible for modeling, lighting, animation and rendering. Music by Maurin Zahnd and Herissound. Sound Design by Fabrice Levasseur and Herissound. Enjoy!
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 13, 2014
Start the week off right with El Tacodor's funny animation for "Do What We Wanna Do" by Pete Cannon and Dr. Syntax (featuring Jehst and Del the Funky Homosapien).
Juxtapoz // Friday, October 03, 2014
Back really long ago, 2013 that is, famed international fashion house Comme des Garcons (who have probably the best store designs of anyone in fashion) teamed up with Nobrow and manga star Katsuhiro Otomo, author of "Akira." Even better, CDG asked Nobrow to mash Otomo's work with other Nobrow artists, creating a comic/manga collage effect that existed on the CDG site. Basically, it looked rad, and we want to show you.