California Institute of the Arts
The California Institute of the Arts, colloquially called CalArts, is a private university located in Valencia, in Los Angeles County, California. It was incorporated in 1961 as the first degree-grant...
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Art Jarvinen
Arthur Justin Jarvinen (January 27, 1956 – October 2, 2010) was an American composer who grew up in Ohio. He attended the California Institute of the Arts, studying percussion with John Bergamo,...
Rea Tajiri
Rea Tajiri (born 1958) is a Japanese American video artist, filmmaker and screenwriter.
Tajiri was born in Chicago, Illinois. Tajiri attended California Institute of the Arts and worked as a prod...
Pete Docter
Peter Hans "Pete" Docter (born October 9, 1968) is an American film director, animator, screenwriter, producer and voice actor from Bloomington, Minnesota. He is best known for directing the films Mon...
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Tanya Haden
Tanya Haden (born October 11, 1971) is an American artist, cellist and singer. She is the wife of actor Jack Black.
Born in New York City, she was a member of several bands, including Let's Go Sa...
Donovan Cook
Donovan R. Cook III is an American film director, best known for creating, directing and producing the animated series 2 Stupid Dogs and directing the Disney animated features Return to Never Land and...
Paul Tibbitt
Paul Harrison Tibbitt (born 1968) is an American comedian, animator, television producer, writer, storyboard artist, songwriter, and voice actor, best known for working on the animated series SpongeB...
Butch Hartman
Elmer Earl "Butch" Hartman IV (born January 10, 1965) is an American animator, writer, director, producer, illustrator and voice actor, best known for creating the Emmy-winning animated series The Fai...
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Bob Kurtz
Bob Kurtz, founder of Kurtz & Friends Animation, is a director, producer, artist, and designer who primarily works in films and TV commercials. He attended the Chouinard Art Institute. He has taug...
Faith Wilding
Faith Wilding is a Paraguayan American multidisciplinary artist, writer and educator, widely known for her contribution to the progressive development of feminist art.
Faith Wilding was born in 1...
Peter Browngardt
Peter "Pete" Browngardt (born August 12, 1979 in Sag Harbor, New York) is an American cartoonist, storyboard artist, writer, voice actor, and producer, who is best known for being the creator of Carto...
Bret Haaland
Bret Haaland is an American animation director. He worked on The Simpsons during the first season as a layout artist. He has directed episodes of The Critic, Futurama and Father of the Pride. He serve...
Peter Chung
Peter Kunshik Chung (born April 19, 1961 in Seoul, South Korea, as 정건식 (Chung Kunshik, or alternative spelling Jeong Geon-Sik), is a Korean American animator. He is best known for his unique style of ...
Mark Harris (author)
Mark Harris (November 19, 1922 – May 30, 2007) was an American novelist, literary biographer, and educator.
Harris was born Mark Harris Finkelstein in Mount Vernon, New York, to Carlyle and Ruth (...
REDCAT
REDCAT (Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater) is an interdisciplinary contemporary arts center for innovative visual, performing and media arts in downtown Los Angeles, located inside the Walt Disney C...
Carrie Mae Weems
Carrie Mae Weems (born April 20, 1953) is an American artist who works with text, fabric, audio, digital images, and installation video but is best known for her work in the field of photography. Her ...
Don Cheadle
Donald Frank "Don" Cheadle, Jr. (/ˈtʃiːdəl/; born November 29, 1964) is an American actor. Cheadle had an early role in Picket Fences and followed it with performances in Devil in a Blue Dress (1995),...
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Tom Sleigh
Tom Sleigh (/sleɪ/) is an American poet, dramatist, essayist and academic, who lives in New York City. He has published eight books of original poetry, one full-length translation of Euripides' Herakl...
James Benning (film director)
James Benning (born 1942) is an independent filmmaker from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Over the course of his 40-year career Benning has made over twenty-five feature-length films that have shown in many di...
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Jeremy Wall
Jeremy Wall is a musician, and along with Jay Beckenstein, he was a founding member of the jazz fusion band Spyro Gyra. He contributed to the group as a pianist, producer, and composer. He is current...
Sam Doumit
Samia "Sam" Doumit (born April 24, 1975) is an American actress.
Doumit is of Irish, French, Lebanese, German, and Jewish descent (mother's side). Doumit was born in in Boston, Massachusetts. She ...
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