This exhibition showcases original works on paper and maquettes of Andreas Deja's most iconic Disney characters, from menacing villains Scar and Jafar and larger-than-life muscle men Gaston and Hercules, to the much beloved Mama Odie and Lilo Pelekai. In addition to his work for The Walt Disney Animation Studios, Deja is known for independent projects, including his upcoming film Mushka.
As is the case with many accomplished animators, you might be familiar with Deja’s best-known creations without knowing his name. This exhibition features original works on paper and maquettes from his most famous Disney characters, including Scar, Jafar, Gaston, Hercules, Mama Odie and Lilo Pelekai. His work is also known independently and his upcoming short film “Mushka” is sure to enamor fans.