Lu Shengzhang 路盛章

A graduate of the master program in decorative sculpture from the formerly Central Academy of Craft Art in 1982, Lu Shengzhang has been producing advertisement, animation and mural painting as well as teaching and doing research. He is currently serving as a member of the Faculty of Arts Professor Committee and Chairman of the Academic Committee of School of Animation and Digital Art at Communication University of China, Associate Director of China Animation Association, a member of Beijing Folklore Society, researcher at the Art and Design Institute of Chinese National Academy of Arts. Having served as a jury member at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in 2002, Lu participated at the 2006 Annecy International Animated Film Festival in a similar role. He also served as jury member at the Shanghai TV Festival in 2010 while acting in a similar role at the 2011 Asian SIGGRAPH. Lu attended the Asian Rainbow TV Awards in Hong Kong as a jury member in 2014 while serving a similar role at the China (Beijing) International Student Animation Festival in 2014 and 2015. Lu was a jury member at Beijing Design Week in 2015.

His most notable works to date include the “Little Butt Episode” outdoor advertising campaign for Nippon Paint in 2000, the promotional animation for the 2008 Beijing Olympic mascot, the promotional animation for the 2008 Beijing Paralympics mascot and the official promotional video for the one year countdown to the 2008 Beijing Olympic. He also directed animation film “Wall – To my mother”in 2006 while producing mural painting”Pleasant Four Seasons”for Beijing Metro in 2012. Lu was the mastermind of sculpture“Anticipation”at the Martyr’s Cemetery Memorial Square in 2014.

1982年中央工艺美术学院装饰雕塑专业研究生毕业,一直从事广告、动画、壁画等领域的创作、教学与研究工作。现任中国传媒大学艺术学部教授会委员、动画与数字艺术学院学术委员会主席,中国动画学会常务理事、北京民俗协会会员、中国艺术研究院艺术设计院研究员。曾任2002年法国嘎纳国际广告节评委,2006年法国昂西国际动画节评委,2010年上海国际电视节评委,2011年亚洲SGGRAPH评委。2014年香港彩虹奖评委,2014年、2015年北京世界大学生动画节评委,2015年北京国际设计周评委。

主要作品有2000年户外广告设计立邦漆“小屁股篇”,2008年奥运会吉祥物动画宣传片、残奥会吉祥物动画宣传片、奥运会倒计时一周年官方宣传片,2006年动画艺术片《墙——献给母亲》,2012年北京地铁平安里站壁画《四季平安》,2014年在韩志愿军无名氏烈士陵园纪念广场主题雕塑《祈盼》等。