Artist Insights


Willie Ito interview: San Diego Comic-Con Special Guest and Animation Artist

Willie Ito

We are enormously proud and excited to be conducting two panels at San Diego’s Comic-Con International, with a giant in the animation industry.  If you don’t know who Willie Ito is, you should!

Zombie Expert Doug Winter

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 In conjunction with the release of World War Z, I’m re-posting this interview with zombie expert Doug Winter from October 14th, 2010. No one knows zombies like Doug, and now is a good time to brush

Artists Up Close: John Rowe

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Artists Up Close John Rowe: Majesty and Mystery March 9, 2013 Who can resist taking a peek into the mind of an artist? Not us! Allow us to satisfy your curiosity with ArtInsights’ new “Artists Up Close” series, a collection

Artists Up Close: Casey Robin

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  Artists Up Close Casey Robin: Illustrating Enchantment February 20, 2013 Who can resist taking a peek into the mind of an artist? Not us! Allow us to satisfy your curiosity with ArtInsights’ new “Artists Up Close” series, a collection

NEW MUSEUM EXHIBIT: 100 YEARS AFTER HOWARD PYLE – Interview with curator David Apatoff

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February 6, 2013 Sometimes great things happen in the art world. A wonderful new exhibit is opening on February 9th at the Delaware Art Museum, “Illustration 100 Years After Howard Pyle”, which runs to June 1st. My friend David Apatoff,

An Interview with Disney and Star Wars Artist Mike Kungl


January 23, 2013 Mike Kungl, world renowned fine artist who creates Star Wars, Disney, Warner Brothers, and other illustrative images is interviewed by ArtInsights Magazine, by Leslie of ArtInsights Gallery. His career, inspiration, and technique is discussed. Mike’s artwork has

Matt Busch: “Hollywood is Dead” – Raising Traditional Movie Poster Art From Its Grave

Wednesday, Oct. 6th 2010 I went to Matt Busch shortly before we started hanging the show of his reimagined classic movie posters as zombie flicks “Hollywood is Dead” and asked him how it came about, what his inspiration was, and

Andrea Alvin: Discussing Husband John Alvin, His Career and Some Truly Iconic Posters!


  AIM: Thanks, Andrea, for taking time out to tell John’s fans a bit more about your experiences and your memories of the work you did together, and for passing on some of his stories! As you know, we have

Craig Kausen: Celebrating the 100th Birthday of Chuck Jones

Craig Kausen

November 12, 2011 To kick off the beginning of Chuck Jones’s 100th birthday year, ArtInsights was lucky enough to have the first official celebration! As part of that, we had his grandson, Craig Kausen, who grew up learning to find

An Interview with Disney and Dreamworks Artist Melissa Suber


August 16, 2011 Leslie with ArtInsights discusses with artist Melissa Suber her career with Disney and Dreamworks (working with top Disney animators and on properties like Shrek at Dreamworks) and her expansion into being an interpretive fine artist for the