The Pennsylvania State University

School of Visual Arts


Dengke received his Bachelor’s degree from China Central Academy of Fine Arts in 2010. Before came to PennState to pursue his graduate study, Dengke worked for two years with a famous TV show in China Central Television as an art director. 

Unlike the single narrative storytelling techniques used in traditional animations to amuse and entertain audiences, Dengke Chen's animations have nonlinear narratives that engage viewers to critically reflect on social and ethical issues that surround us.