Day Tripper: a stop motion animation from LC Beatbox

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By LC Beatbox in Video on Thursday 14 March 2013

Day Tripper is a stop-motion animation music video I created for Def Wish Cast’s recent album, Evolution Machine. The video features claymation caricatures of the pioneering Australian Hip Hop group, Def Wish Cast, running wildly through the city streets, promoting their upcoming performance and eventually finishing things off by delivering a high energy live show. […]

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Claymation by Swedish video artist Nathalie Djurberg

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By Kathalijne Van Zutphen in Video on Friday 13 January 2012

Nathalie Djurberg is a Swedish video artist who is best known for her clay-mations, videos featuring animations made out of clay with music by Hans Berg. Her work seems naive at first, but on closer inspection, it is often violent and erotic at the same time. Her work is currently exhibited at the Camden Arts […]

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Allison Schulnik’s extraordinary claymation Mound

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By Patrick Winfield in Video on Saturday 26 November 2011

I recently saw Allison Schulnik’s show at Zieher Smith Gallery in Chelsea. It was like walking into a celebration of paint in all its thick, impasto glory, as it came together to create a land of misfits and dazzling rejects. The show stopper was the stop motion, claymation, called MOUND that was both a macabre […]

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Awesome claymation for Nirvana’s Sliver

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By Zolton in Video on Friday 18 March 2011

O-clay, Nirvana like you’ve never seen them before. Though they do less damage to the stage here than a typical Nirvana set.

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Claymation video for Snobby Little Elf

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By Casper Johansson in Video on Tuesday 6 April 2010

Chantal Claret from the New York-band Morningwood taught herself how to do claymation and she made a video for their song Snobby Little Elf. It’s pretty amazing.

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Evil Dead in 60 seconds

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By Gerry Mak in Video on Thursday 25 March 2010

Animator Lee Hardcastle submited this awesome claymation version of Evil Dead to the Empire Jameson ‘Done in 60 Seconds’ competition.

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Jessica Fortner

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By Gerry Mak in New Illustration on Friday 3 July 2009

Toronto-based illustrator Jessica Fortner creates really elaborate 3D scenes that she photographs to make final images that resemble stills from a claymation movie.

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Nathalie Djurberg

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By Gerry Mak in New Trends on Wednesday 19 November 2008

Green Jelly’s claymation video for Three Little Pigs proved to the masses that claymation isn’t just for kids with its beer-swilling, joint-toking pigs and Joe Camel-esque wolf (who meets a bloody end at the hands of Rambo). Nathalie Djurberg takes things one step further — beneath the bright colors and whimsical characters that populate the plasticine world of her short films flows a current of feces, perversion, and violence.

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