LOS ANGELES — Pixologic Inc. (www.pixologic.com), maker of ZBrush, the 3D sculpting application, recently announced its inaugural ZBrush Summit, which will take place on August 8th, 9th and 10th. The ZBrush Summit presents artists from leading studios in the 3D graphic arts community and features live presentations showcasing ZBrush and its use across a wide range of industries, from VFX to video games, toys design and illustration.
The ZBrush Summit will also feature a sneak preview of the newest version of ZBrush. Audiences will see presentations featuring Pixologic 3D product development manager Paul Gaboury and creative development manager Joseph Drust.
Centered on live presentations and streaming around the world, the event will allow on-location attendees to see artists in action while opening up the potential for interactive Q&A sessions. The show will stream across the Internet, providing a global audience HD access to the ZBrush Summit and instant connectivity to industry leaders and artists.
The ZBrush Summit will host the likes of Walt Disney Animation Studios, Legacy Effects, Ubisoft, Red Storm, Section, Elastic, Hasbro and 3D Systems/Gentle Giant. With exclusive, never-before-seen content, the ZBrush Summit presents an opportunity to see a collection of artists in action, along with panel discussions and interviews, while also offering dedicated chat and Twitter opportunities with the hashtag #zbrush.
“The ZBrush Summit is the natural extension of our efforts to showcase the magic of seeing ZBrush in action,” says Pixologic brand manager Louie Tucci. “By incorporating live streaming, we have an opportunity to do this while reaching a global audience. It’s an exciting endeavor and allows for more people to engage with ZBrush in a new way.”
The ZBrush Summit will be held in Los Angeles on the grounds of the Gnomon School of Visual Effects inside the Television Center Building Complex. You can learn more about the ZBrush Summit online at: http://www.pixologic.com.summit.