Tag Archives: animation

Animation talk at the BFI Library

” Why does animation play such a central role in defining our expectations and experiences of popular fantasy cinema, and why do animators often use fantasy fiction as a source of inspiration? ” If this is a question that gets … Continue reading

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London International Animation Festival

This week sees the London International Animation Festival take place at the Barbican, and the Horse Hospital, it finishes on Sunday but plenty to see and do until then! You can see a collection of the best music videos featuring … Continue reading

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London Animation Festival

Inspiring all you animators out there, our current display in Aldgate library is to coincide with the London Animation Festival. “Founded in 2003, LIAF aims to dispel the popular misconception that animation is just cartoons for kids by screening the … Continue reading

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Cass Summer Shows 2016

The Cass Summer Shows June 10-18 : courses represented will include: Fine Art, Fashion, Furniture, Graphic Design, Illustration, Interior Design, Jewellery and Silversmithing, Music Technology, Musical Instrument Making, Photography, and,Textile Design.   June 10 – July 2 : CASS Foundation/Extended Degree courses … Continue reading

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Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI)

The Design and Applied Arts Index, or DAAI for short, is an excellent resource for locating articles for design students in CASS. It helps locate articles with more than 212,000 entries, and around 1200 new records added monthly, it is the leading … Continue reading

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Art of the Title: feature film opening sequences

Art of the Title is an online collection of title sequence designs from film, television and video-games. The site contains both video clips and still images. The written commentaries on the sequences are informative and interesting. Search by title sequence, … Continue reading

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Copyright-free music

Commercial Road Library has a selection of copyright-free music in CD format. The  musical themes range from ‘Romantic’ to ‘Folksy’. I would imagine these would be useful to students as background music in  film, animation or fine art projects. The … Continue reading

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Make your own art book

I’ve just seen a copy of a professional looking book an artist has designed and printed online. Here are a selection of the  bookmaking sites I’ve come across – there are bound to be more…! Blurb and Lulu websites offer … Continue reading

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