• Stop Motion Films by Kirsten Lepore and Nix + Gerber Produced Entirely in the Space of a Car Trunk

    12 days ago - By Colossal

    
    In a new ad campaign for the 2019 MINI Countryman, MINI USA invited artist duo Nix + Gerber and animator Kirsten Lepore to produce stop motion films in the vehicle's cargo space. Nix + Gerber explore space in their film Camping , while Lepore goes deep under the sea in her work Underwater. Nix + Gerber utilized two dioramas for their models of Earth and the Moon, creating each of the terrains with foam, wire, flock, dirt and rocks. Lepore's ocean-based love story was built entirely from paper, with an overlay of plexiglass to give the set that underwater shimmer. The short films explore...
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