Christophe Vacher is a two-time Emmy Award Winner and two-time Annie Award Nominee Art Director who has provided artwork for the Animation and movie industry since 1989. He worked in most major Hollywood studios, including Walt Disney Studios, Dreamworks SKG, Universal and many more.
His credits include: The Hunchback of Notre-Dame, Dinosaur, Hercules, Fantasia 2000, Tarzan, Treasure Planet, Flushed Away, Shark Tale, Enchanted, 9, Despicable Me and Transformers Prime.
Originally from France, he has been living in California since 1996.
His personal paintings can be seen permanently in several galleries and various collections in Europe and the United States.
Christophe will be selling and signing his first book at CTN Expo this year.
Shadows and Dreams -The Art of Christophe Vacher Vol.1
Christophe Vacher brings together for the first time a compilation of his personal Art mixed with works for the movie and gaming industries. In this first volume, Christophe Vacher introduces a wide range of pieces, illustrating his versatile career, alternately as a painter, concept artist/illustrator and art director. From his haunting and dream-like personal paintings often inspired by his European background and the Imaginary Realism movement, to his animation and movie work for major Hollywood studios, along with a variety of concept art and illustrations for the entertainment industry, the book presents a selection of both traditional and digital artworks, spanning over a period of more than 20 years. This edition contains both English, French and Chinese translations all combined within the same book.
Foreword by Shane Acker (Director of "9")