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Pierre Lambert

Pierre Lambert

Historian of animation , Pierre LAMBERT was born on 27 September 1960. He graduated from the School of Applied Arts Duperré and studied animation at the Technology Training Centre des Gobelins.

Press Walt Disney France , he wrote several articles on the animation for the famous film magazine Starfix .
In 1987 , he founded the Association of Animated Film in 1992 and creates Cartoon Promotion International, which allows him to organize many exhibitions devoted to cartoon and animation.

In the late 80s, he is associated with the cartoon studio Storyboard and Associates and is involved in the production and direction of many cartoons.From 1990 to 1997 he was the regular cartoonist Tex Avery characters for advertising and products and made several animated advertising design featuring Droopy for Crédit Commercial de France .

He teaches the history of animation in the CNBDI digital imaging lab and school video Angoulême Thurs
For ten years , he regularly hosts a section devoted to animation in the show Mauvais Genre on France Culture .
He is also an expert in original documents cartoons and consultant to the auction house Christie’s in London and New York and Rossini in Paris .
Pierre Lambert was one of the curators of the exhibition , Once Upon a Time Walt Disney / Aux Sources of Inspiration for the Disney Studios , at the Grand Palais (September 2006 / January 2007) , the Museum of Fine Arts Montreal (March / July 2007) , the Kunsthalle der Hypo – Kulturstiftung Munich ( September 2008/January 2009) and the Art Museum of the City of Helsinki (March / June 2009).

Inexhaustible and passionate about his subject, crazy animation has completed nine books and numerous exhibition catalogs .
After Artists of Disney and the Hollywood Cartoon , published by Editions Seguier in 1987 and 1988, it is still above five titles that are successful : Tex Avery published in 1993 , Pinocchio 1995 , 1998 Mickey , Snow White 2001, Walt Disney : the Golden Age in 2006 , all published by Demons & Merveilles .

In 2009 , he signed with the Matiniere Publishing a book on Jungle Book and a new version of his book Snow White.
Pierre Lambert is preparing three books , the first dedicated to Frédéric Back, Paul Grimault the second and the third masterpiece of Walt Disney ‘s Sleeping Beauty .

He teaches the history and techniques of animation school Georges Méliès d’ Orly and The EEGP (School of Creative ) Angers .