The Art of Rio: Featuring a Carnival of Art from Rio & Rio 2 - Limited Edition signed by Carlos Saldanha
• FROM 20TH CENTURY FOX ANIMATION AND BLUE SKY STUDIOS, THE CREATORS OF ICE AGE AND HORTON HEARS A WHO!
• This gorgeous art book reveals art from both the original film – Rio and the all new follow up Rio 2
• Presented with a Tipped in signature sheet featuring a full-colour image of Nigel by Sergio Pablos
• The Exclusive tip-in sheet is signed by the films director Carlos Saldanha
• Features variant jacket design, exclusive to this edition
• With over 300 pieces of concept art, character sketches, storyboards and digital paintings, this book also features interviews with the key animation talent
• Limited to 500 copies worldwide
SYNOPSIS: From 20th Century Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios, the creators of Ice Age and Horton Hears a Who!, the musical adventure comedy Rio told the story of how rare Blue Macaws Blu and Jewel met and fell in love in Rio de Janeiro during Carnival. In Rio 2, the pair journey with their 3 chicks to the amazon jungle in search of their wild roots. With over 300 pieces of concept art, character sketches, storyboards and digital paintings, along with interviews with the key animation talent, this book reveals the artistry behind the 2 colourful movies.
LIMITED EDITION SPECIFICATIONS: Book: Dimensions: 254 x 279mm / 11” x 10” (landscape); 192pp Paper stock & weight: 140gsm Chinese GE matt art Special finishes: dustjacket - scuff-free matt lam + spot UV Binding: case sewn Dustjacket: Main art: Santa Teresa by Kyle MacNaughton, with Blu and Jewel by David Dibble; inset art (back cover): River boat on the Amazon River by Nathan Fowkes; Amazon celebration designed by Arden Chan, painted by Aidan Sugano; Book store color key designed by Peter Chan, painted by Thomas Cardone Tip-in Sheet: Tip-in signature sheet printed with a full-colour image of Nigel by Sergio Pablos Signed by director Carlos Saldanha, with a Saldanha pen sketch of Blu’s head Limited to 500 copies worldwide
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