Towards the tail end of 2019 we teamed up with Waltham Forest Borough of Culture to help three creatives – Max Ebden, Eric Nthuku and Lucia Lewis-Janes – gain experience in the animation industry.
The Future Creatives programme provides local young people aged 16 to 25 with networking opportunities and access to work placements in their chosen creative field.
Kong Studio, in collaboration with Art Director Andrea Braga, illustrated PTC Reality Lab Vision Storyboards. The work is displayed at PTC’s headquarters in Boston. It was great to be involved in a project showcasing such exciting and ground-breaking technology.
IMAX Shazam! wins Bronze at Summit International Awards! In May 2019 Kong Studio delivered its second collaboration with IMAX, this time creating a digital animation spot to support the IMAX release of superhero origin film, “Shazam!” from Warner Bros. and New Line Cinema. The hard work by the crew involved has now been recognised at […]
Javier Castillo Javier Castillo is a highly talented illustrator and character designer that we had the pleasure of working with on our Dan TDM’s The Contest project. Taking the role as our lead character designer, Javier worked closely with Bill to design all Dan TDM’s E-Federation Tribe characters. He ploughed through the high workload to […]
Climbing the Walls The phrase “climbing the walls” usually has negative connotations with associations of frustration and helplessness, but not in the context of our current studio home. We’re based in Walthamstow’s new climbing centre and workspace – Yonder. Yonder actively encourage better work / life balance. So Kong crew get to climb for […]
IMAX Solo – Line Test Sometimes we just like watching the raw, unpolished animation.
Kong Loves E17 E17 Art Trail 2019 Our studio is based in Walthamstow, we live in the area, we are proud to be part of the E17 community (and we don’t travel well…) Local artist and curator Stephen Bennet gave Kong the opportunity to exhibit our artwork and animation as part of this year’s E17 […]