Cloud Country Book Launch October 10th
Saturday October 10th 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Book Signing | Portfolio Review | Lecture
Join us for a first sneak peek at this great new book by Pixar Art Director Noah Klocek
Noah Klocek is and art director at Pixar Animation Studios. He’s worked on such films as Brave, Up and Wall-E. Noah Lives in Berkeley, California, with his lovely wife and two kids, who inspire him to spend his nights crafting picture books while they sleep.
Having inherited a passion for creating art from his artist parents, Noah earned his BFA in Animation and Illustration from San Jose State University. After graduation, Noah landed in the film industry where he has worked for Industrial Light & Magic , PDI/DreamWorks and Pixar Animation Studios, where he is currently an Art Director.
Cloud Country is a picture book collaboration between Noah Klocek and Bonny Becker many years in the making. Cloud Country tells the story of Gale, a little cloudlet that struggles to make the same new cloud shapes all the other young cloudlets in Cloud Country create. At the heart of the story lies the struggle between the importance of technical prowess and the need for those with the capacity to inspire.