Liz Artinian

Liz Artinian is an artist and art director living in Los Angeles. She’s been the Art Director for Series Development at Netflix for the last two years. With a career in animation that spans 25 years, her recent notable titles include; Art Director for Cartoon Network’s Steven Universe, Art Director for Netflix’s Dogs In Space, and Color Supervisor for Adult Swim’s The Venture Bros. Her professional focus is environmental design, style development, and color.

Participant Schedule

Sunday 10/29 2:45PM - 3:45PM

VIS DEV for series: From Concept to Greenlight

Room 107 | Liz Artinian, Evan Palmer, Netflix Animation

Developing art in today’s animation climate requires patience on a superhuman level; innovating, iterating, pivoting quickly, rinse, and repeat. The road forward can feel murky, and the development cycle endless. In this talk, artists Liz Artinian and Evan Palmer discuss their approach to visual development for series; how they ideate with design, communicate with executives, target audiences, and steadily guide a difficult project from concept to greenlight. Q & A to follow.