Guest Artist Profile

Aardman has a deserved reputation as a world leader in model animation. Their award-winning work leads the field producing a unique brand of independent film alongside work for broadcast and advertising spots.The studio has had seven Oscar nominations, and has won four.

“The Fly” was directed by Aardman’s Alan Short. Alan joined Aardman in 2003 with 12 years animation experience as a Senior Animator and Director, and has worked on numerous high-profile advertising campaigns. He has been nominated for an International Emmy and has won three Royal Television Society Awards, as well as a BAFTA Craft Award for Animation and Art Direction.