January 25, 8:30am - 10:00am PST. Hosted at 7th West
part of a series on Surreal
About the speaker
Annie Wong, a.k.a. Headexplodie, hand crafts mixed media for the digital world. Her work includes short form videos, GIFs, stop motion content and more. Annie has a diverse background in the arts, including children’s book illustration, puppeteering, scenic painting, art direction and fabrication. Her specialty is stop motion that is cute, silly, weird and sometimes creepy, but is always focused on building human connections. She is a Giphy Featured Artist with over 5 billion views and her Ovary Actions project has received global coverage. Annie holds a B.F.A. from California College of the Arts and a Master’s Degree in Animation from the Academy of Art University. You can find Annie’s work at www.headexplodie.co and follow her on Instagram @headexplodie.
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