Al Cox

Al Cox

Alexander George Cox

Animator, Illustrator, Artist, London, UK


Age: 23
Short Bio: Currently working as a 2D animator at the company Gamesys in London where I work on various projects that consist of either animating characters, producing 2D FX animation or story-boarding. A heavily focused individual with a drive too keep improving on learning the principles of animation.

Director, Character Designer, Character Animator & Compositor. The Arts
University College at Bournemouth.
Title of Production: The Honey Plot – Present
UK October 2011 – July 2012

FX Animator, Colourist & Compositor, The Arts University College at
Bournemouth
Title of Production: Light Thief
UK, October 2010 – June 2011
Animated 2D FX, composited and coloured using toonboom.

Assistant, The Arts University College at Bournemouth
Title of Production: Barryʼs Ices
UK, January – 2010
Worked as an inbetweener & clean-up artist on a third year graduation film.


Experience

2D Animator at Gamesys
2012 – Present London, UK
Compositor, 2D Character & FX Animator at Fabrique dʼ Images Animation Studio
2011 – 2011 Luxembourg

Education

BA Hons Animation Production at Arts University Bournemouth
2009 – 2012 Bournemouth, GB
BTEC National Diploma in Art and Design (Interactive Media) at South East Essex College
2007 – 2009 Southend-on-Sea, GB

Awards

2013
Best Student Animation Award 2012, Royal Television Society
2009
Apple Achievement Award for Best Animation, South East Essex College Atrium

Exhibitions

2013
The Leigh Art Trail at Studio 13, Leigh-On-Sea

Specialties

  • 2D Animation
  • Drawing
  • Illustration
  • Video

Skills

  • Toon Boom Harmony
  • Adobe CS5 Photoshop
  • Adobe Premiere Pro CS5
  • Adobe Flash CS5