Deanna Marsigliese

Art Director
Pixar Animation Studios

Deanna Marsigliese is a Character Art Director at Pixar. Since 2012, she has contributed to such feature films as Incredibles 2, Toy Story 4, Inside Out & The Good Dinosaur, along with the celebrated short, Bao.

Prior to Pixar, Deanna worked as a freelance artist, designing & animating characters for various film, television & commercial projects. Past clients include Laika, Sony Pictures, Universal Feature, Walt Disney Feature, Disney TV, Nickelodeon, among others.

Deanna loves to teach & once served as the Professor of Classical Animation at Seneca College in Toronto for 6 years. She continues to deliver panel talks & lead workshops working most recently with D23, ILM, Pixelatl, CTNX, the Disney Family Museum & Animation Collaborative.

When she isn't drawing, Deanna loves to collect vintage fashion & to explore the world with her husband, Dan.

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