Early Development Artwork by Hans Bacher


Hans Bacher worked on various Disney animated features as production designer. On his blog One1more2time3’s he shares his own work and that of his co-workers. For Aladdin he did early concept artwork for backgrounds and setting the mood for certain scenes using color schemes. You should take a look at the following posts more baghdad, tiger 2, middle east 1990

Hans Bacher Agrabah Palace sketch dark

Hans Bacher Agrabah tigerhead sketch

Hans Bacher Agrabah Palace sketch red

Aladdin concept art at PatF exclusive showing

Tory described on here LiveJournal blog how lucky she was to be few who got to the exclusive showing of Princess and the Frog on the Disney lot in LA on Thanksgiving. From the reviews I’ve read it looks like Disney finally refound some of their magic back, Princess and the Frog is prasied to stand firm besides the 90’s films. The tomatometer on Rottentomatos rates it 88% with an average rating of 7.1/10.

Anyway after the movie there was an even more exclusive tour throught an exibit full of items uses to make Disney movies from Glen Close’s red dress in 101 Dalmations to Gissele blue dress from Enchanted that and lots of artwork from the animated films. Including, and here comes it, 3 concept art pieces. She als had a meet n’ greet with Jasmine talking about Aladdin giving Rajah a bath all by himself. Sounds like a fun conversation!
3 Aladdin concept art pieces at Princess and the Frog exibit