Design Thursday | The Art of Animation

Design Thursday | The Art of Animation with E. Suresh, Studio Eeksaurus

The impact and influence of animation in the design industry have exploded in the last few years. If you are enthusiastic about using the power of animation to influence, inspire and effect change, then ‘The Art of Animation’ webinar is for you.

Dive in to know the essence and career prospects in animation with industry veteran Mr. E. Suresh, whose work has been acknowledged globally.

Mr. Suresh has a respected resume, which goes beyond 400 films to his name. His relentless work in the field has changed the way people perceived animation in India. Mr. Suresh’s path breaking exploration of new styles to tell things differently, yet effectively, has garnered him several awards, including the prestigious Annecy Cristal in 2015, a first for India.

He has also won the President of India’s National award twice for the Best Animated Film for ‘Fisher Woman and Tuk Tuk’ in 2016 and in 2018 for his film ‘Tokri’. Mr. Suresh was also conferred with the D&AD Pencil for ‘Rajasthan Tourism’ at the Tokyo Anime Awards festival in 2016.

In this webinar, Mr. Suresh will interact with students and make them aware of the opportunities available in the world of animation and the skills required to tap into these opportunities.

Mr. Sanjay Jangid, Course Coordinator, Animation & VFX, School of Design, UPES, will moderate the session and further share information on Animation & VFX program offered by the UPES School of Design, including the syllabus and the edge that UPES offers in this creative discipline.