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Shaun Tan: The Art of Story Discovering The Lost Thing - Book to Film

A fascinating insight into the making of The Lost Thing, the award winning picture book by Shaun Tan and the development of the story to the Academy Award winning animation (2011).

It includes the dummy and original illustrations from the picture book published by Hachette Australia; character sketches, working drawings, and visual directions for colleagues working with him on the film animation; a wonderful segment of abstract texture paintings used as surfaces for objects in the film; and a DVD presentation illustrating the developmental stages of creating the Utopian section in the film.

Exhibition Title Shaun Tan: The Art of Story Discovering The Lost Thing - Book to Film

Content 29 x Framed exhibition of original published and preliminary illustrations, approx 30 introductory & informational panels and labels for framed works. n.b. the DVD of the animation is provided with the exhibition with permissions obtained (from Mad Man & Passion Pictures Australia) to screen during the exhibition.

Frame sizes Approx. 600mm x 800mm

Insurance $95,890. In transit insurance is covered by Books Illustrated. The venue must take insurance cover for the period the exhibition is at the venue.

Hire Fee $2,500 (plus GST) and freight costs