Month: August 2018

Aug 31 2018

Hayao Miyazaki, Japanese Director and Animator

In the sumptuous world of anime, one name stands at the forefront; Hayao Miyazaki. Miyazaki’s animated career has spanned over a half century, pushing artistic boundaries through the production studio he cofounded. Studio Ghibli is still immensely popular with audiences around the world today. Illustrating the Mundane and the Fantastic Possibly the greatest example of […]

Aug 29 2018

Out of the Ashes of History Anime Rises Like a Phoenix

Animation, in its most basic form, is art of making pictures move. This painstaking process has been being developed and perfected by artists and illustrators since the early 20th century. Walt Disney changed the world of animation, and inspired people across the globe, even in war ravaged lands like Japan. Illustrating Hope in Troubled Times […]