Peter de Seve at Portfolio Center on May 7, 10am, and other animation news

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ASIFA-Atlanta thought you might be interested in seeing character-designer and illustrator Peter de Sève at Portfolio Center on May 7th at 10am. Peter has worked for Disney, Pixar, and Blue Sky, among others.

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De Sève has designed posters for Broadway shows, as well as characters for numerous animated feature films, produced by Disney, Dreamworks, Pixar, and Twentieth Century Fox (Blue Sky Studios). His credits include The Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Prince of Egypt, Mulan, A Bug's Life, Tarzan, and the box office hit, Ice Age, for which he created all of the characters. In addition to his extensive work in animated feature film, de Sève has provided designs for television commercials, including a Nike spot, titled "Destination Moon," which won a silver Clio award. In 2002, he received the distinguished Hamilton King Award from the Society of Illustrators.

Portfolio Center is located at 125 Bennett St., Atlanta, GA 30309.

Also don't forget upcoming ASIFA-Atlanta events:

Animation Draw at WonderRoot on Saturday, May 16th at 3pm
Collaborative animation on paper; sign up for free at
Check out the film from our first one:

Roll Yer Own at Five Spot on Sunday, May 31st at 8:30pm
Annual showcase of local independent animation; no cover or submission fee, submit at

ASIFA-Atlanta Board Meeting at Manuel's Tavern on Tuesday, May 19th at 7:30pm
Come volunteer or see what we're up to

Figure Drawing every Thursday 8-10pm at Westwood College, $5

Animation Workshop at Manuel's Tavern on Sunday, June 14th at 7pm
Monthly workshop; see

Also watch for Spike and Mike's Twisted Animation Festival at the Plaza in late June!

ASIFA-Atlanta board member John Ryan thought this article about artist marketing might be of interest, also:


-Brett W. Thompson, President of ASIFA-Atlanta