Tony Cipriano

For nearly 25 years, Tony Cipriano has created sculptures for the film and collectibles industries. He has created prototypes for Disney, DC Entertainment, Marvel Entertainment, Warner Brothers Studios, Nickelodeon, Hasbro Toys, and many others.

Tony began his art career with Walt Disney Feature Animation Studios. He has worked as an animation artist and a sculptor on several of Disney’s most popular films in recent years, and has also worked for Dreamworks Feature Animation sculpting animator models on a freelance basis.

Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Tony attended the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan. He earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Illustration and Art Education. Hired on at Disney Studios directly out of college, he spent 7 years in-house before leaving in 1997 to pursue sculpture, full-time.

His studio is on Long Island, NY where he lives with his wife, three children, and three dogs.


Valerie Edwards' Sculptures

Character

Title

Type of Release

   Copper and Todd "The Best of Friends" Open Edition
   Clopin "Harlequin Host" Open Edition
   Quasimodo "King of Fools" Open Edition
   Mad Hatter "Topsy-Turvy-Tea-Tottler" Open Edition
   Tantor Maquette "Tantor" NLE 1,000
   Tarzan and Sabor "Untamed" 4th in Heroes & Heroines Series

NLE 750

   Buzz Lightyear "Space Ranger" Open Edition