(Animation Artist / Illustrator / Designer - Gargoyles; Marvel Action Hour;
Rescue Heroes; Space Jam; Beauty & The Beast; Franklin the Turtle)
Kurt Lehner is a Canadian Illustrator & Animation Artist. He was born in Toronto, Ontario, & ever since his childhood, has had an absolute passion for Comic Book & Fantasy Art. A graduate from the Ontario College of Art & Design in Toronto, his career started in Advertising. Working for such companies as TDF, ADS & J. Walter Thompson, he soon found his path into the Animation Industry. Through his talents, he has worked on projects for such companies as “Walt Disney, Warner Bros., Marvel, Dreamworks, Nelvana Studios” & many more...
Many famous Movies & T.V. shows, display Kurt’s extensive talents as a Senior Character Designer & Development Artist. Such familiar shows as “Gargoyles, The Rescue Heroes, All Dogs Go To Heaven 2, Space Jam, W.I.L.D. Cats, Cadillac’s and Dinosaurs, Beauty and the Beast - The Enchanted Christmas, Rupert, The Marvel Action Hour / Iron Man & The Fantastic Four, Ned’s Newt & the Development Design of Franklin the Turtle”, with of course the list going on...
Kurt’s career now spans over 25 years as a Professional Artist in the Industry. Currently heading his own companies, he is producing outstanding work for Movie & TV show launches, Character Development & Animation Art, Comic Book & Fantasy Art, Advertising & Commercial Illustrations, Logo Designs, Graphics & Portraits. In addition, being registered with The Ontario Educational Services, he is also working internationally with children & students as an Instructor & speaker through the media of Workshops. Kurt is the recipient of School Board Educational awards & is proudly featured in the New York Times for his work in the Animation Industry.
Gargoyles, Marvel Action Hour, Rescue Heroes, Space Jam, Beauty & The Beast.