Animex Awards Judges
Head of CG
Framestore CFC Visual Effects and Animation Studio
Andy is Head of Computer Graphics at Framestore CFC. Over the last 14 years he has been involved in a wide range of projects ranging from commercials and long form television to live action visual effects and CG feature animation. His many credits include Walking with Dinosaurs, Dinotopia, The Matrix: Reloaded, The Matrix: Revolutions, Over the Hedge, Lost in Space, Fairy Tale: A True Story, The Odyssey, Alice in Wonderland, Arabian Nights and Jason and the Argonauts. He has won numerous awards for his work, including Emmys for supervising the computer generated effects on The Odyssey and Alice in Wonderland. Andy is also an active digital artist. His body of work explores the complex nature of forms that emerge from the digital simulation of growth systems. His work has exhibited in numerous galleries and exhibitions including Siggraph 2005 and 2006, The Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography and the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art.
Andy is an alumni of the University of Teesside, he gained an MSc 3D Computer-Aided Graphical Technology Applications in 1992 and was awarded an honorary master’s degree from Teesside in 2004.