Gorgeous New Monsters University Concept Art

Though you’ll have to wait another couple of months for The Art of Monsters University, Disney has released a batch of beautiful concept art from Monsters University

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Monsters University college age Mike concept sketch, Ricky Nierva, marker, 2010
Courtesy of Pixar Animation Studios © 2013 Disney•Pixar.

With work from several artists including Dice Tsutsumi and Robert Kondo, the group of work provides a great range of concept art from early pencil sketches to digital paintings. Be sure to check them out after the break!

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Oozma Kappa, Chris Sasaki, pencil, 2010.
Courtesy of Pixar Animation Studios © 2013 Disney•Pixar.

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Monsters University college age Sully concept
sketch, Ricky Nierva, marker, 2009
Courtesy of Pixar Animation Studios © 2013 Disney•Pixar

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Robert Kondo (painting), Nelson Bohol (design),
Matt Aspbury (pre-visualization), digital, 2011.
Courtesy of Pixar Animation Studios © 2013 Disney•Pixar.

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Monsters University ROR House concept sketch, Nelson Bohol, pencil, 2011
Courtesy of Pixar Animation Studios © 2013 Disney•Pixar.

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Monsters University gate concept sketch, John Nevarez, pencil, 2011.
Courtesy of Pixar Animation Studios © 2013 Disney•Pixar.

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Monsters University Athletic Track, Shelly Wan, digital, 2010.
Courtesy of Pixar Animation Studios © 2013 Disney•Pixar.

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Monsters University football stadium concept sketch, Robert Kondo, digital 2012.
Courtesy of Pixar Animation Studios © 2013 Disney•Pixar.

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Monsters University Scare School color exploration, Dice Tsutsumi, digital 2010.
Courtesy of Pixar Animation Studios © 2013 Disney•Pixar.

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“MU Gate” concept art by Dice Tsutsumi 2012.
Courtesy of Pixar Animation Studios © 2013 Disney•Pixar.

Monsters University roars into theaters on June 21st of 2013.

  • patrickpictures

    this looks great!