Western Caricature & Character Design
Savannah, Georgia: Savannah College of Art and Design
Thesis (M.F.A.) -- Animation
Savannah College of Art and Design -- Department of Animation
Bibliography: page 28
"This thesis will study western caricature from the 20th century to the present and focus on the use of minimalism, extreme exaggeration of facial features and shape abstraction as some of its main stylistic elements and will discuss their relevance and application in character design for animation."
Includes 30-second color animation "The Lava," depicting 3D character models styled to demonstrate the author's hypothesis
Keywords: caricature, character design, 3D modeling, animation, game, exaggeration
CHAIR: Valentine, Larry J.
Rutland, Matthew Brett
Larison, John Vincent
1 text file (thesis) : PDF, 28 pages, illustrations (chiefly color) + 1 animation (30 sec.) : WMV, silent, color
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