A passionate educator, Christine Banna utilizes modern and traditional animation techniques to engage students.
Professional Title: Adjunct Animation Faculty
Areas of Academic Focus and Expertise: Audio and video, traditional and digital animation, painting, and digital photography
Area of Work and Concentration at Lesley: Animation
Representative List of Recent Courses Taught: Digital Animation 2D, Principles of Animation II, and Drawing for Animation
Education: MFA, School of the Museum of Fine Arts/Tufts University (2014); BFA, Boston University (2009)
Untitled (self portrait bent neck), oil on canvas, 14x20, 2013
Christine Banna is a multidisciplinary artist who pulls from both modern and traditional methods such as painting, drawing, video, sound and animation and utilizes them in her practice. Christine Banna received her MFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts and she received her BFA in Painting with a minor in Art History from Boston University’s College of Fine Art – both in Boston, MA. Her thesis "Uncharted Territory" has been screened at the Museum of Fine Arts' Alfond Auditorium, the Cyclorama, and most recently at Fitchburg Video Project’s outdoor projection space. She is a passionate educator who in the past has taught at Montserrat College of Art and at Brookline Adult Education.
Still from Uncharted Territory, digital animation and found footage with stereo sound, 2014
Video and Animation Department
Animation and Motion Media
Animation and Motion Media BFA
Animation Professional Certificate
Digital Filmmaking BFA
Digital Filmmaking Minor
All Art and Design Majors and Minors
Liberal Arts and General Education
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