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Mythos: Animated Greek Myths Stephen Kelleher

New York-based multidisciplinary designer and director Stephen Kelleher reimagines greek mythology in a minimalistic way.

“For centuries the Greek Myths have been used as cautionary tales and teaching tools for people both young and old. These stories convey deep wisdom about the human condition which continue to resonate with us. I wanted to honor these ancient stories by interpreting them in the age of the pixel and gif.

The challenge was to communicate these complex stories in the most minimal way possible while retaining their essence. By having each vignette loop seamlessly, the timeless and perennial nature of these stories are reinforced. Ultimately these animations serve as visual shorthand for ancient truths which are as relevant today as they were when first told.”

— Stephen Kelleher

Direction & Design: Stephen Kelleher
Modeling & Animation: Chris Guyot
Sound Design: John Poon

You can check out the full project here.

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Art Video & Motion Posted on October 23, 2018
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