DNEG at SIGGRAPH Asia 2022

The 15th ACM Siggraph Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics & Interactive Techniques

SIGGRAPH ASIA is back and so are we!

We’re excited to be participating in the 15th ACM SIGGRAPH Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques in Asia!

The annual event, which rotates around the Asian region, attracts the most respected technical and creative people from all over the world who are excited by research, science, art, animation, gaming, interactivity, education and emerging technologies. Scroll down to read more about what our DNEG and DNEG Animation teams will be sharing at this year’s event!

WHERE: Daegu Exhibition & Convention Centre (EXCO), Daegu, South Korea
WHEN: Conference: 6 – 9 December | Exhibition: 7 – 9 December 2022


Panels & Presentations


Making of Brahmastra: Part One Shiva

Jaykar Arudra (VFX Supervisor, DNEG)
Viral Thakkar (Creative Head / VFX Supervisor, ReDefine)
WHERE: Auditorium, Level 5, West Wing
WHEN: Thursday, December 8th | 9:00am – 10:00am KST

A dream collaboration with filmmaker Ayan Mukerji, Brahmastra: Part One Shiva is the first instalment in a one-of-a-kind trilogy, set in a new original cinematic universe called the “Astraverse“.
In this talk, DNEG VFX Supervisor Jaykar Arudra joins ReDefine’s Viral Thakkar to discuss their collaboration on the film’s larger-than-life visual effects. Working together across all stages of production, the DNEG and ReDefine teams reached creative and technical heights to realise Mukerji’s vision.


Painting a Universe: Exploring the Look of Entergalactic

Kapil Sharma (Animation Director, DNEG Animation)
Available on-demand 

Join Animation Director, Kapil Sharma, as he explains how the DNEG Animation crew achieved Entergalactic‘s incredibly stylized look by bending the rules of the CG animation pipeline.
Learn about how every aspect of the look – from shader development to animation performance to compositing – had to be orchestrated in unison to create the feeling of stepping into a painting.


Please Note: The sessions will not be live-streaming this year.  


See you in Daegu!




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