The producers of the upcoming animated comedy ‘Rio 2,’ have shared a photo of soul singer Janelle Monáe doing some voice work as the film’s veterinary physician.
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Preceded by over 60 years of racist cartoon depictions of Black people, the 1970s marked an animated revolution that changed the way Black children saw themselves. ‘Funky Turns 40,’ a traveling retrospective exhibit will celebrate this legacy at Harlem’s Schomburg Center starting February 5th.
T.I., his wife Tameka “Tiny” Harris and their six children will all be in cartoon form for T.I. and Tiny: Holiday Hustle Special, an hour long animated Christmas segment airing Monday, December 16 on VH1.
“Ruby” is an animated self-portrait by artist Emma Allen. It explores the idea of rebirth and illustrating the transfer of energy from one incarnation to another.
Four visually compelling new music videos make our Music Watch list: John Legend’s “Made To Love,” FKA twigs’ “Water Me,” The Uncluded’s “Organs,” and Tesla Boy’s “Undetected.” Enjoy!
It’s only Monday but Patience Lekien’s digital tribute to Disney’s ‘The Proud Family’ is our Creative Pick of the Week!
Ever wondered how exactly Hollywood manages to pay for all of those huge explosions, fancy cars and special effects? Check out some of the most blatant offenders when it comes to product placements.
Adult Swim’s new animated blaxploitation series ‘Black Dynamite’ covers the July 2012 Special Adult Swim issue of Juxtapoz Magazine. The series premieres on July 15th!
Black Dynamite, the highly-anticipated blaxploitation-movie-turned-cartoon, is coming exclusively to Cartoon Network’s Adultswim on July 15th! The series further chronicles the exploits of former CIA agent Black Dynamite and his crew, and features the voice talent of original cast members Michael Jai White, Tommy Davidson, Kym Whitley, Byron Minns and Cedric Yarbrough.
It’s that time again! The 2012 Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art (MoCCA) Festival will take place on April 28th and 29th at the Lexington Avenue Armory in New York City.
Mr. Vega has released a new video for his single “Back Up On It.” The high energy track is set to visuals from Big Lazy Robot’s 2010 sci-fi short film directed by Carl E. Rinsch entitled The Gift. Enjoy!
Droplets is an animated film by German 3D and Motion graphics artist Simon Fiedler. The visuals set off multiple senses as they explode on screen.
As Ms. Jhené Aiko prepares to fulfill our souls with a new material, she’s released a new video featuring Revy ‘Two Hands’ from the Black Lagoon anime series.
As our water crisis worsens, over one billion people worldwide lack access to clean water — that is approximately one in six people on earth.
MoCCA Fest 2011, a fundraiser and 10th anniversary celebration for the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art (MoCCA), takes place April 9-10 at the Lexington Avenue Armory in New York City.
Jay Reed is a Visual Artist from Anaheim, California. To me, his style is fresh and unique! View his work in the gallery.