Kent Melton

Kent Melton

List of Career Highlights from 1987 to the Present

Hanna Barbera – Character model maquettes of Flintstones and Jetsons
First sculptor ever to be hired with full time staff position

Warner Bros.   – Batman & Joker sculptures
Batman, Robin, Riddler, Two-Face, Superman, Superboy maquettes
Pepe LePew, Tazmanian Devil, Bugs Bunny porcelain figures
Tiny Toons television series maquettes

Universal Studios – Back to the Future animated Television series
Art Director

Disney Films     – The Rocketeer – sculpted the helmet for the film
Sculpted maquettes for the following animated feature films:
Aladdin
Lion King
Pocahontas
Hunchback of Notre Dame
Hercules
Mulan
Tarzan
Atlantis
Treasure Planet
Tangled

Sculptor for Walt Disney Classics Collection from 1991 to present

Don Bluth Studios
Sculpted maquettes for the following animated feature films:
Thumbelina
Troll in Central Park

Dreamworks Studios
Sculpted maquettes for the following animated feature films:
Prince of Egypt
El Dorado
Spirit of the West

MGM Studios
Sculpted maquettes for the following animated projects:
Cat in the Hat
The Grinch

Pixar Studios
Sculpted maquettes for The Incredibles and Incredibles 2 feature films

Laika Entertainment

Sculpted maquettes and puppets for the following stop motion feature films:
Coraline
Paranorman
The Boxtrolls

Currently working on the next yet-to-be-announced film

Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. – sculpture for Walt Disney exhibition
MOMA, New York City – sculptures for Pixar exhibit
Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art – sculptures for Pixar exhibit
MSU Brick City Gallery Exhibit “From Aladdin to Paranorman”