Glenn Vilppu BFA, MFA, began his career as a Fine Artist, having 14 solo exhibitions in 14 years, teaching simultaneously at Art Center College of Design, in Los Angeles (now in Pasadena ) after which hew worked and taught at all of the major studios in the Animation Industry for over 20 years. He is currently owner online Vilppuacademy.com with students all over the world, teaches at the UCLA Film School, Animation Workshop, American Animation Institute, Art Mentors, New Masters Academy as well as annual seminars at schools, universities, and studios in the United States, Europe, and Asia.
He has published 8 books on drawing as well as hundreds of videos.
An article in American Artist Magazine The Lyrical Romanticism of Glenn Vilppu 1960.
Using Anatomy as a Tool of Expression for AnimationFX Magazine February 2017.