computer animation

NYC

This Animator Spent Months Recreating ‘This Is America’ on an Ancient Computer

“I cannot dance, but at least I can make an animation about the dance.”
Beckett Mufson
7.10.18
Animation

We Talked to a Scientist Who Makes Those Incredibly Satisfying Computer Animations

Physics-based animation can be used to test the strength of bridges, make hyper-real animated films, and blow your mind.
Mirjam Guesgen
6.29.18
Film

Pixar’s Brilliance Lies in the Creativity of Its Engineers

We visited The Science of Pixar Exhibition in LA to chat with some of the biggest brains at the animation juggernaut.
Mike Pearl
10.17.16
Film

Watch a CGI ‘War of the Worlds’ Unfold in Siberia

Meanwhile, in Russia...
DJ Pangburn
7.26.16
Film

The New Film By The Creators Of 'Logorama' Needs Your Help

With only 10 days left to raise $3,000, it's crunch time for "Money Time."
Emerson Rosenthal
2.16.16
Art

Can You Decipher This Mysterious 3D CGI Art?

Shanghai-based new media artist Kim Laughton delivers another surreal 3D animation.
DJ Pangburn
10.9.15
Music

[Premiere] Feedback Becomes Art in This Lo-Fi Music Video

Feedback "jamming" on a video mixer sets the groundwork for a deep-dive into the dreamy electronic vibes of Steve Hauschildt's "Anesthesia."
DJ Pangburn
9.8.15
tv

The Team That Brought Homer Simpson into the Third Dimension

20 years ago, a fledgling computer animation shop helped Homer Simpson step into a new dimension for the first time.
Jason Koebler
5.6.15
Film

"Tiny Worlds" Creates Animated Narratives In The Rubbish Of London's Streets

These three whimsical CGI shorts redefine the term "street-level."
Emerson Rosenthal
3.19.14
Design

Using The Animated Physics Of Fluids To Restore Historic Buildings

Mikolaj Scibisz develops a generative computer animation process for building preservation design.
Alexa Kestecher
8.22.12