Classic Disney Fairy Tales land in Melbourne

Published:  August 11, 2010
Classic Disney Fairy Tales land in Melbourne

Following their most popular exhibit ever Tim Burton: The Exhibition, ACMI have Dreams Come True: The Art of Disney’s Classic Fairy Tales, a major new exhibition celebrating over 70 years of Disney animation. The exhibition was a originally a gift from John Lasseter, Chief Creative Officer, Disney/Pixar Animation Studios to the people of post-Katrina New Orleans and originally curated by Lella Smith, Creative Director, Disney Animation Research Library.

Visitors can expect to go behind-the scenes from some of Disney’s much-loved classics. On offer will be early conceptual and creative artworks from legendary features including Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, The Princess and the Frog, and the yet to be released Tangled. The exhibition is a must-see for Disney, art and film fans alike. Beautiful concept art, background paintings, and character designs by influential Disney artists will accompanied by film clips to demonstrate how the artworks are brought to life as celluloid masterpieces. Talks and public events will help round off the extensive look into such an important part of the world’s cultural history.

The exhibition runs from 18 November, 2010 to 26 April, 2011.

One Response

  1. Jules

    sounds incredible!

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