Animate Art! | Kota Ezawa

Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 6:30pm

Kota Ezawa in conversation with Karen Beckman (Screening and Artist's talk)

Kota Ezawa (b. 1969) is a Japanese-German artist currently based in San Francisco. Utilizing a frame-by-frame process, he recreates, using basic digital drawing and animation software, animated sequences that draw on a variety of sources, including television, cinema, and art history.

Kota Ezawa, Still from The Simpson Verdict (2002)

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This event is co-sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania's Keith L. and Katherine Sachs Program in Contemporary Art, the Department of the History of Art, the Program in Cinema Studies, and the Provost’s Interdisciplinary Arts Fund.

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