Amid Amidi

AMID AMIDI (@amid/LinkedIn) is an author, historian, and consultant, with numerous books to his credit. He has written The Art of Pixar: The Complete Color Scripts and Select Art from 25 Years of Animation for Pixar (2011) and was the youngest recipient of the Theatre Library Association Award which he received for his book Cartoon Modern: Style and Design in Fifties Animation (2006). Read his full bio HERE.


House by Carmen

It’s true, they showed this kind of gorgeous animation on PBS once
upon a time. It was made by experimental animator Carmen D’Avino …



As a historian, I get a real kick whenever I discover that
somebody I had no idea was still alive is, in fact, alive and …


I was blown away earlier today when I discovered the work of
Rebecca Dart. She has a fantastic sense for funny appealing …


Wow, how quickly times change. A few years ago, while I was
researching my book Cartoon Modern, I traveled all the way to …