Concept Design Masterclass for Film, TV and Cross Media

The Concept Design Masterclass is currently not offered. Check this site for news about other coming masterclasses and courses.

See the pdf programme in the right side of the page

The Course:
The concept design course is designed for professionals within the audiovisual sector wishing to develop their concepts for a cross/trans media project.
During the two weeks of the course, concept design lectures and workshops will alternate with cross media case studies from various companies as well as idea generating sessions.
The course is project-based which means that you must apply with an idea for a project, though it does not have be much evolved, since you will be developing character and sets throughout the two weeks.
The concept design course will be taught and supervised by top industry professionals from the world’s best animation and game studios.

The concept design course is supported by the MEDIA Programme of the EU.

The Tutors:
  • Anthony Christov - Art director, Pixar Animation Studios
  • James Moore - Freelance Concept Artist and Illustrator
  • Dan Efergan - Creative Director (Aardman Animations – Digital) – TBC
And more leading professionals from the world’s top animation and game studios.

800 EUR (around 5.960 DKK)
Scholarships: The Animation Workshop offers accommodation and/or travel scholarships to eligible course applicants.
The fee does not cover travel or accommodation, but here are some useful links to accommodation in Viborg:
Best Western Palads Hotel
Bed and Breakfast

The Concept Design course takes place at:
The Animation Workshop
Kasernevej 5
8800 Viborg

To apply for the Concept Design masterclass, please send a CV, a letter of motivation, a description of your idea and a link to your portfolio of artwork to Per Kristensen at The Animation Workshop, either by email at or normal post to the Animation Workshop, att: Per Kristensen, Kasernevej 5, 8800 Viborg, Denmark. If you are applying for a travel and/or accomodation scholarship, please specify why in your letter of motivation.

Remember also the 15-week 3D Artist for Animated Features, TV Series and Games course running from 29 August to 9 December 2011.
for more info

The Concept Design and the Animation Production courses are supported by:



Viborg Kommune