Pixar Animation Studios is founded by Edwin Catmull and Alvy Ray Smith.

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February 03, 1986

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Edwin Catmull

American computer scientist who is the co-founder of Pixar and President of Walt Disney Animation Studios

Alvy Ray Smith

American computer scientist who co-founded Lucasfilm's Computer Division and Pixar, participating in the 1980s and 1990s expansion of computer animation into feature film