Community Playdate: Animatronics & Special Effects

Date: 
Friday, February 28, 2014
Location & Time: 

Moss Arts Center - The Sandbox (8:30-9:30am)

Peter Weir Clark is our visiting artist, and a creature sculptor from the Stan Winston School of Character Design. He works as an animatronics and mechanical effects designer/fabricator and teaches drawing and sculpture at the Art Institute of California - Hollywood. Peter is known for his special effect work on Iron Man 3, Pacific Rim, and X-Men: Wolverine. He will provide a brief demo of his work as a special effects artist.

"Community Playdates" are open discussions of topics and ideas from ICAT, Virginia Tech, and the community. We welcome any interested students, faculty, and community members to join these discussions, and enjoy coffee/pastries from the Next Door Bake Shop!