StoryboardArt.org and The Academy of Art University Present: Book signing and Film Debut of Animation Artist Robert Valley 5-5-12 Robert Valley is one of the most unique and innovative designers working in animation today. Robert’s distinctive style is all over animation work for the Gorillaz music videos, Nike, Coca-Cola, Aeon Flux with Peter Chung, and many others. Most recently Robert’s work was a buzz with his art on the Beatles Rock Band trailer. Robert’s style and influence can be seen all over the projects he works on. Always an approachable and humble leader in the visual field, he is a pioneer in visual styles and filmmaking always pushing for extreme angles and innovative shots. Robert will present his latest book, rough cut of his new short film, and discuss his latest work as the head character designer for Disney's Tron animated series. Guest MC Mike Murnane will host a 45 min talk with Q&A followed by a book signing. When: Saturday May 5, 2012 Where: Academy Art University 540 Powell St 3rd floor Bradley Hall San Francisco, CA Time: 6pm-8pm Cost: Free admission with AAU student ID $10 Advanced Tickets Online $15 at the door Limited space available reserve your tickets today!