Character Sculpture: Pixar Animation Studios

A presentation by Jerome Ranft - New Arts Lecture series at Kapi'olani CC

Kapiʻolani Community College
Sharon A Sussman, (808) 734-9382
Assoc Prof, Arts and Humanities
Posted: Mar 16, 2015

Character sculpture by Pixar Animation artist Jerome Ranft.
Character sculpture by Pixar Animation artist Jerome Ranft.

Can you believe there is a sculptor at Pixar Animation who sculpts in clay? 

Kapi'olani Community College announces a presentation by the character sculptor from Pixar Animation Studios Jerome Ranft on Wednesday, April 1, from 7-9 p.m. at Kapi'olani CC, Ohia 118. Thanks to the generous donation of The Wallis Foundation, the lecture is free and open to the public.

Jerome Ranft has been the character sculptor at Pixar Animation for 18 years. He sculpts from the character designers' images and then collaborates with them to create the look of the characters in Pixar's films. He sculpted characters for award-winning animations including Brave, Ratatouille, Cars, Finding Nemo, Monsters, Inc., Toy Story 2, Up, James and the Giant Peach, Nightmare Before Christmas and many more.

For more information, contact Sharon A. Sussman at (808) 734-9382.