3D animation

The National Gallery is collaborating with Central Saint Martin’s College of Art and Design on 'Transcriptions: Animation’, an innovative new project which involves postgraduate animation students producing short films inspired by the Gallery’s collection.

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From the Film Maker

I was immediately attracted by the skull, the dark tone of the painting and the contrast between light and dark. Transposing the theme of memento mori to an Indian context, my animation reminds us that we are mortal and can fall in love with material possessions as a means to escape the scary reality that one day we will die.

I used traditional and semi-realistic animation inspired by body movement. This is mainly a soft animation as it matches the age and personality of the character. Combining techniques in Autodesk Maya and Adobe After Effects, I experimented visually with the focal length and distance to provide depth between the character and his background. The set design and main character are inspired by Bollywood movies.

 

Prakash Mohanty

A piece inspired by Harmen Steenwyck, Still Life: An Allegory of the Vanities of Human Life, about 1640

COMA
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Rodrigo Ortiz
The Toilet of Venus
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Silvia Villar
Drink
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Stefano Morandin
Death by Revenge
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Felipe Ferreira
Untitled
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Josh Wedlake
Annie
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Adriani Bastouni
An Alchemist
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Patrick Jones
Art of Darkness
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Isak Åkerlund
Torquemada
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Daniel Arce
Midsummer Mind Salad
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Elizabeth Dalton
Sheep’s Revenge
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Omar Gonzalez
My Sunshine
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Tejaswini Raghunath
A Vanitas Tale
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Alan Serra
A Ghostal Scene
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Chris Holt
Alight
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Joanna Czajka
Code Red
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Sean Jeremiah
Deceit
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Christine Robinson
Not a Pretty Picture
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Isabel Carral Hernández
Monk
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Matthew Eveleigh
Fed Up
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Katrin Albrecht
The Delivery
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Emma Ewing
Why
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Dolly Omisore
Ephemere
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Magali Bellavia
Kickasso
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Sam Southward
If
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Liliana Kalnakova-LeMarie
Sunflowers
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Hao Cai
The Mirror Face
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Myoungshin Kim
Broccoli Soup
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Silvia Bartoli
Misguided Youth
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Samir Patel
Omnia Vincit Amor
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Madeleine von Post
Letting Off Steam
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Nicola Atkinson
Break
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Billy Elliot
Soupcon
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Nick Hanks
Little Louise
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Maja Hill
Isabel
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Eleanor Reed
Mystic Apocalypse
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Edwin Wolf Metternich
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Graeme Howard
Cabron
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Daniel McAlvite
 
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