Photo credit: Tonko House Inc. Zen Miyake

Daisuke “Dice” Tsutsumi

Originally from Japan, Daisuke “Dice” Tsutsumi is a graduate of the School of Visual Arts in New York City. Dice has worked as an artist at Blue Sky Studios on ICE AGE, ROBOTS, and HORTON HEARS A WHO! and as an art director at Pixar on TOY STORY 3 and MONSTERS UNIVERSITY. Along the way, Dice spearheaded charity projects like the Totoro Forest Project and Sketchtravel. Together, Tsutsumi and Robert Kondo directed the 2015 Oscar-nominated short THE DAM KEEPER and then founded their own studio, Tonko House, in Berkeley.

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