Deanna Morse

Deanna
Morse

Deanna Morse is an independent film/video animation artist. International permanent collections include the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and animations for Sesame Street. In recent years, her work has ...

Films

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    Starcycle
    Animation
    Experimental

    Starcycle
    Deanna Morse

    16mm, color, sound, 3.5 min
    Rental format: 16mm
    • Philosophical
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    Help! I'm Stranded...
    Experimental

    Help! I'm Stranded...
    Deanna Morse

    16mm, color, sound, 4.25 min
    Rental format: 16mm
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    Reality Check
    Experimental

    Reality Check
    Deanna Morse

    16mm, color, sound, 4 min
    Rental format: 16mm
    • Philosophical
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    Camera People: Home Movie Stars
    Experimental

    Camera People: Home Movie Stars
    Deanna Morse

    16mm, color, sound, 7.25 min
    Rental format: 16mm
    • Films About Film
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    Move Click Move
    Animation
    Documentary
    Experimental
    Narrative

    Move Click Move
    Deanna Morse

    DVD , color, sound, 144 min
    Rental format: DVD NTSC
    • Technology
    • Music
    • Environment / Nature
    • Personal / Diary / Journal
    • Children / Youth
    • Family

Biography

Deanna Morse is an independent film/video animation artist. International permanent collections include the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and animations for Sesame Street. In recent years, her work has been featured in one-person shows in Croatia, Hungary, Indonesia, Greece, Ukraine, China, Japan, France, Portugal, and the USA.

Morse was an artist in residence at The Maitland Art Center, The Studios of Key West and The Everglades Naitonal Park, Florida. Morse is an emerita Professor of Film and Video Production in the School of Communications at Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan. She is currently serving as Vice President on the board of ASIFA, the largest and oldest international animation orgnaization. She teaches animaiton to children through A.W.E-Animation Workshop Educators. 

Created frame by frame, her current series manipulates time, considering what is between the frame, exploring distinctive elements to the process of animation. As a contemporary, and pioneering film and video artist, she is cited in books about new media, storytelling, and experimental animation.