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Andrew Gordon Directing Animator

Andrew Gordon Directing Animator

Andrew Gordon has been animating professionally for over 16 years. Joining Pixar Animation Studios in 1997 where he has animated on A Bug’s Life, Toy Story 2, Monsters, Inc, Finding Nemo, The Incredibles, Ratatouille, and most recently, Toy Story 3. He was a Supervising Animator for the theatrical Pixar short, Presto. He was awared a VES award for his work on Finding Nemo. He has been teaching animation in California since 2000. He has taught animation around the world, including Master classes in China, Spain, Japan, Australia and Italy. He has helped lead the Pixar Animation Internship 3 times and takes an active role in training. After teaching at the Academy of Art for 7 years he left to develop the animation program at California College of Art. He was one of the founders of Spline Doctors, a blog dedicated to animation education.  Most recently the Directing Animator on Monsters University and director of animation at TAD.