Chris Kirshbaum is an animator, teacher, public speaker and entrepreneur whose work has appeared in 23 feature films as well as shorts, dvd extras and commercials. A veteran of DreamWorks Animation, he is currently a Lead Animator at Cinesite in Montreal.

Chris Kirshbaum sessions


Underlying Form--The Application of Classical Art Concepts to Animation
Tuesday, June 4th

This lecture will be about connecting the past with the future. Citing examples of classical art innovations (2 point and 3 point perspective, architectural structure, and greater understanding of anatomy, among others), I will do a demonstration on how the application of such concepts can help posing and performance in 3D character animation. I will […]