Slavik Anishchenko, a graduate of the WPU Department of Art, will be presenting his computer generated 3D animation and compositing work in the feature film industry to students and faculty in Ben Shahn Hall today, October 11th in Ben Shahn Room 146 at 12:30pm.
Showcasing visualized action sequences from some major motion pictures that he has worked on, such as “Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End”, “Transformers: Dark of the Moon”, “Tron”, “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” and “The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor”, Mr. Anishchenko should make this a memorable presentation. This will offer a unique look into the experiences of a former WPU student, like yourselves, managing a successful career in digital effects and filmmaking in Los Angeles, producing work for some of the biggest studios in Hollywood.
Artist Talk with Jane Dickson and Charlie Ahearn: Wednesday, October 3, 2 – 3:30 pm
Whose World Is This?Jane Dickson and Charlie Ahearn
Curated by WPU Adjunct Professor Deborah Frizzell, this exhibition explores the “call and response” artistic dialogue between painter Jane Dickson and filmmaker Charlie Ahearn. The renowned artist couple was integral to Colab (or Collaborative Projects), a radical artists collective that defied artistic categories in New York City from 1978-1986