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Expo & Portfolio
Writer / Artist,
DC Comics, Marvel
VP, Diverse Insights &
Producer & Distributor,
Mounia Aram Company
Sr. Game Writer,
EA & Cliffhanger Games
FOUNDER & CEO,
The VFX Club & ILM
CO-FOUNDER/HEAD OF CREATIVE
Known as “Media Capital of the World,” Burbank is a top Los Angeles travel destination adjacent to Hollywood. Home to the Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood, Burbank is next to Universal Studios Hollywood, Disney Headquarters, Netflix Animation and more.
The LA Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel and Convention Center are on the same property. Please book your room below at the Marriott to receive the AfroAnimation convention group discount and discounted parking.
Book your discount rate now for for AfroAnimation Summit Burbank April 2024.
Arthell Isom stands as a luminary in the realm of animation, renowned for his innovative approach and transformative contributions to the industry. As the co-founder and CEO of D’Art Shtajio, Japan’s first Black-owned animation studio, Isom has broken barriers and reshaped narratives in an art form often dominated by convention.
We are honored, excited and will be announcing our partnership soon with Cannes Can: Diversity Collective to send two young people for an all-expense paid trip to Cannes Lion in the south of France in the Summer of 2024.
We are happy to announce that AfroAnimation Summit will return to the Marriott Los Angeles Burbank Convention Center and Hotel located in Burbank, California, next to the Burbank Airport.