Animation Skillnet and Screen Skills Ireland are proud to present Award winning animator and artist Greg McLeod in this informal talk exploring the subject of creativity and ideas generation and what to do once you’ve had them. He will guide you through some of his work and working methods and will analyse techniques to release your unique creative potential however you decide to manifest it, whether in a professional or personal capacity.
“Many thanks Greg for the amazing talk at the Shard. You took us all into the animation world and let us enjoy your extraordinary creativity and experience in generating, selecting and delivering ideas. An extremely valuable insight into the creative world and in the creative process behind it”
Dr Giuliana Battisti – Professor of the Economics of Innovation – Module leader Exec MBA module ‘Creativity and Innovation in Organisations’ – Warwick Business School
About the guest speaker:
Greg McLeod is an illustrator, animator and director. He also plays the drums.
Greg has worked with individuals such as Roger McGough, Gus Van Sant, Joss Whedon, Sara Pascoe and Adam Buxton. He is an award winning animator and director, winning several festival prizes including a BAFTA. His latest film Marfa, entirely hand drawn and animated by his fair hands, had its World Premiere at the Sundance Film Festival. He won an Association of Illustrators Gold Award for his work on BBC Comedy animation ‘Sticks’
Commercially as half of award winning animation studio The Brothers McLeod, he has worked with companies such as Aardman, Disney, BBC and the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Date & Times: Monday 26th of August from 4pm to 5.30pm
Studio 1, Bow Street Studios, 12/13 Bow St, Smithfield, Dublin 7. Google map.
Cost: €10 per person.
Please register using the following link: https://animationskillnet.ie/events/accessing-your-creative-mind-pipe-talk/
Deadline for Registration:
Friday 23rd of August at 12pm