Manu Arenas

European Visual Narrative Designer, Production Designer, Art Director and Concept Artist working for the animated feature industry and based in Los Angeles.

Participant Schedule

Friday 10/14


Manu Arenas Portfolio Review

Friday 10/14 3:00PM - 4:00PM Portfolio Review Station 2

Manu Arenas


Starting From Scratch: Visual Development for Animation

Friday 10/14 5:00PM - 6:00PM Room 102

Claire Keane, Sunmin Inn, Grace Kum, Arthur Fong, Diana Ling, Marlon West, Manu Arenas

Claire Keane, Manu Arenas, Diana Ling, Sunmin Inn, Grace Kum, and Arthur Fong discuss the visual development process as it pertains to animation as they share stories from their careers about the importance of team collaboration and the hurdles they need to overcome to create the perfect world for the story they’re trying to tell. Q&A to follow. Moderated by Marlon West.