Past Event

Alejandro Garcia: The Physics of Animation

Sun, Sep 16 2012 - 2:00pm

The Physics of Animation

Alejandro Garcia, Professor, San Jose State University
Angie Coiro, Radio Host, “Live from the Left Coast” — Moderator

Computer animation in feature films is a modern-day nexus of art and science. Garcia discusses the animation industry from both the scientific and artistic perspectives and the process of making illustrations come to life. He recently served as a physics consultant for DreamWorks Animation’s film Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted.

Location:   The Tech Museum, 201 S. Market St., San Jose
Time: 1:30 p.m. check-in, 2 p.m. program
Cost:
$10 standard, $5 members
Also know: In association with The Tech Museum