Rilla Alexander: DONE IS BETTER THAN NONE
Pictoplasma Academy professor, illustrator, designer and picture book maker Rilla Alexander takes the Conference stage—to start things off with a quick drawing exercise (you’ll need pen and paper!!!) and lead us through the ups and downs of finishing a project, be it her self-authored picture books or the recent collaboration with author Jane Yolen, ‘A Bear Sat on My Porch Today.’
Join Rilla at the Pictoplasma Academy – academy.pictoplasma.com
Recorded at the Pictoplasma Conference 2018
Since its inception in 1999, Pictoplasma serves as a unique forum for a growing international scene of artists, theorists and creatives, redefining the boundaries of contemporary character representation. The main focus of the project remains firmly on the emphatic quality of images to create a direct emotional bond with the viewer, communicate globally and push anthropomorphic appeal to new limits. THE CHARACTER FILES gather thoughts, texts, essays, interviews and case studies of Pictoplasma’s ongoing research – in no particular order – while it closely accompanies the scene as it moves towards a completely new understanding of character…
…SO LET’S TALK CHARACTER!