Creative Director // Imaginism Studios and Schoolism
Bobby Chiu is founder of Schoolism and Imaginism Studios. He is best known for his character designs on Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland, MIB3 and Disney's Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016). He is known for his creature concepts and other fantastical, quirkycharacters. Clients include Disney, WB, Dreamworks, Sony, Universal Studios, Riot, Blizzard.
Bobby Chiu is a Toronto-based artist and the founder of Imaginism Studios and Schoolism. He is known for his creature concepts and other fantastical, quirkycharacters. Some of Bobby’s favorite themes to explore are disguise, irony, and duality. You can see his creatures in Tim Burton’s “Alice in Wonderland” as well as MIB3.
Bobby Chiu has worked on feature films for Disney, Warner Bros., Dreamworks, Sony, Universal Studios and is best known for designing creatures for Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland. He owns Imaginism Studios in Toronto and teaches on Schoolism.com.
Creatures & Spirits art book
Painting classes on http://www.SCHOOLISM.com
1HR painting exercise
Painting a pug or any dog can be difficult.
During this painting exercise, Bobby Chiu and Stephen Silver discuss the importance of drawing and painting fundamentals that are essential to improve as an artist. They also address what to look for in teachers and educational programs, and what clients like to see in portfolios.
Talking about creating a great style
A short video from Deviantart featuring Bobby Chiu talking about how to create a great style.