NEWS

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PICTOPLASMA
BERLIN 2015

April 29 – May 3, 2015

CONFERENCE & FESTIVAL

CELEBRATING CONTEMPORARY CHARACTER DESIGN AND ART

The world’s leading and largest Conference and Festival of contemporary character culture returns, with a dense program of inspiring artist presentations, conference lectures, animation screenings, workshops, installations, selected character walk exhibitions and group shows, performances and of course, loads of character!

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PUBLISHING/
PICTOPLASMA –
CHARACTER PORTRAITS

edited by: Pictoplasma Publishing, Berlin
published October 2014
pages: 408 pages, fully coloured
format: 22 x 28,8 cm / 8.7 x 11.3 in
binding: hardcover & dust jacket
ISBN: 978-3-942245-06-7

AVAILABLE NOW !!!

PICTOPLASMA PUBLISHING STRIKES BACK:

The Ultimate Source Book of Postdigital Portraiture for Character Designers, Connoisseurs and the Creatively Curious!

Finally following in the footsteps of the long sold-out Character Encyclopaedia (2006) and Character Compendium (2012), this spanking new Pictoplasma compilation presents more than 600 outstanding artworks and individual character studies by over 200 international artists, including new work by Aryz, Bakea, Brosmind, Bubi Au Yeung, Charles Huettner, Hikari Shimoda, Low Bros, Maniackers Design, Max Gärtner, Ori Toor, Sue Doeksen, T Wei, Ted Parker, Yomsnil… and many, many more.

> GRAB YOUR COPY IN OUR ONLINE SHOP

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CALL FOR ENTRIES

Once more we’re on the hunt for new and surprising animation to grace the big screen at the upcoming Pictoplasma Festival 2015. Should you be responsible for high-grade Characters in Motion, please share!

> ENTER YOUR ANIMATION

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NEW BOOK COMPILATION

Fresh off the press: Pictoplasma presents the Ultimate Source Book of Postdigital Portraiture for Character Designers, Connoisseurs and the Creatively Curious. Available now in our Online Shop!

> NEW PICTOPLASMA PUBLICATION

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LIMITED EDITION ART PRINTS

For all unable to visit the Pictoplasma Portrait Gallery in person, we now offer a fine selection of limited edition art prints. Why not order an exclusive high-quality character portrait and start your own, personal art collection?

> PUT A CHARACTER ON YOUR WALL

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EVENTS/
PICTOPLASMA
MEXICO

September 19, 2014 – January 11, 2015

MARCO – Museo de Arte Contemporáneo
de Monterrey

CHARACTER PORTRAITS EXHIBITION

Pictoplasma goes Mexico! Visit Monterrey’s renown Museum for Contemporary Art MARCO and expose yourself to a vast group exhibition on contemporary character design and art, bringing together works by more than 120+ international artists, designers, illustrators, and filmmakers.

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> ENTER THE PICTOPLASMA PORTRAITS GALLERY

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PICTOPLASMA ACADEMY

The Pictoplasma Academy offers participants selected upon application the unique opportunity to refine their own projects, expand their skills, and develop their work centered on the creation of characters.

> MORE ON THE PICTOPLASMA ACADEMY

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DOWNLOAD PICTO TALKS

Big thanks to all who joined us in person – or in spirit – and helped celebrate our anniversary conference and festival edition. Everyone else: This is what you missed, for under 0,3 cent a minute…

> ONLINE PICTOPLASMA TALKS

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OUR PAST WORK

Apart from organizing conferences, or publishing high-quality books, we’ve been curating vast exhibitions and group shows, developing collaborations with outstanding artists and giving birth to crazy installations and art happenings.

> SCROLL THROUGH OUR WORK

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