Peter Zaslav is a Production Designer, Art Director and Visual Development Artist currently working in the feature animation industry. His credits for film and television include the Shrek films, Puss In Boots, the Trolls franchise, and most recently The Croods 2 for Dreamworks Animation. Peter has also contributed visual development art to several live action projects, including Universal’s Dark Universe franchise. He received a Visual Effects Society Award for Best CG Environment for his design of the Cloud World in DreamWorks’ Puss In Boots, and was nominated for an Annie Award for Best Art Direction for Shrek Forever After.
Peter teaches Production Design in the Entertainment Design Program at ArtCenter College of Design. Prior to his career in the film industry, he worked for several years as a medical illustrator, and also illustrated for numerous print and online clients. In addition to commercial and film projects, Peter creates personal works in oil and acrylic.