For over 20 years Imaginary Forces has been a leader in blending cutting edge design with evocative storytelling. Whether it is documentaries, commercials, or opening titles for film/tv, they all start with an idea, and it is through storyboarding that these ideas evolve into structured concepts. Creative Director Alan Williams will share a behind the scenes perspective from main titles such as South Park, Stranger Things, and Anne with an E – revealing design principles, the power of abstraction and composition, as well as innovative storytelling techniques that students will apply to their very own boarded title sequence.

This is an exposure-level workshop suitable for teens and college students; no prior experience in design is needed to participate.

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DesignPrep is a series of free workshops that focus on all forms of design from fashion and architecture to product and graphic design.

Design Prep is made possible by the generous support of Altman Foundation, The Richard and Jean Coyne Family Foundation, Siegel Family Endowment, and by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.