27.03.15 by Jeff

Animation of the Day: Dan Deacon “When I Was Done Dying”

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Animators Jake Fried, Chad Vangaalen, Dimitri Stankowicz, Colin White, Taras Hrabowsky, Anthony Schepperd, Masanobu Hiraoka, KOKOFreakbean and Caleb Wood were recently tapped to create a special episode of Adult Swim’s Off The Air. The piece seamlessly weaves its way through different interpretations of the afterlife, set to the tune of Dan Deacon’s “When I Was Done Dying”.

The stills I’ve pulled here all come from Masanobu Hiraoka’s section of the film because he’s my favourite and his work is next level (proof).

Watch the animation below!

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23.03.15 by Prosthetic Knowledge

Animation: Super Unnatural

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Music video for a track by Bubbles Erotica by 3E Visuals is a 3D animation features a multicoloured polygon form which wants to transcend their existence – video embedded below:

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17.03.15 by Jeff

Animation of the Day: Björk “Family” Directed by Andrew Thomas Huang

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Björk and visionary director Andrew Thomas Huang have collaborated on another new video! They recently released “Black Lake” as part of Björk’s retrospective at the MoMa and now we have a visual for “Family” from her album Vulnicura. Watch “Family” and the trailer for “Black Lake” below!

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12.03.15 by Jeff

Animation: Still NYC

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I wanted this video to be even longer, it’s so good! Ynon Lan walked around NYC and made these fantastic little stop-motion pieces stitching together photos of things he saw over and over: taxis, brownstones, even Starbucks. Watch “Still NYC” below.

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09.03.15 by Jeff

Animation: Skirt “Sumika”

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Digging the style of this animation by Que for Japanese musician Skirt. Watch the video below.

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05.03.15 by Prosthetic Knowledge

FREEZE! an adventure in 100 frames

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Installation by design studio Job, Joris & Marieke recreate a 100 frame animation in a physical space. Each frame has been constructed with 3D printing and arranged collectively, illustrating how subjects within the cartoon move and alter over time.

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23.02.15 by Jeff

Animation: Akira “Ghost”

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Akira’s song “Ghost” gets a nice little animated video by Cape Town, South Africa-based studio MUTI. Watch the animation below.

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20.02.15 by Jeff

Animation: Creatures and Characters Made Using Overlapping Felt Circles

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Here’s a fun animation made using a whole bunch of overlapping felt circles, designed and animated by Italian artist Valerio Spinelli. Watch “Pandemonio” below!

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