Streets in Downtown Burbank will be packed with special effects artists, street painters, and more than 100 established artists from disciplines such as painting, photography, and sculpture on Saturday and Sunday, April 11 and 12 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. The festival will take place outdoors on four blocks of San Fernando Boulevard between Angeleno Avenue and Magnolia Boulevard. The Downtown Burbank Art Festival is free and open to the public.

As part of the festival, the Burbank-based Creative Talent Network will present the CTN Road Trip, an event devoted to animation and visual EFX artists from feature films, video games and television. Happening on San Fernando Boulevard between Olive Avenue and Angeleno, patrons will have the opportunity to purchase artwork and interact with the artists, whose contributions are found among the highest grossing animation films of all time. Also scheduled are live art demonstrations, panel discussions with top Industry artists and art directors, portfolio reviews, and breakfast with the pros presented in collaboration with Brainstorm. Guest speakers include talent from Marvel Studios, Pixar, Insomniac Games, and many more. For a full schedule of speakers, demonstrations, and exhibitors, please visit

For further information about the entire festival, the public is asked to please call 818.238.5180.