Resume of Creative Work
Will Robertson

Objective:    Animator / 3D Generalist / Director

Education:    Richard Williams' Animation Master Class, Ebeltoft, Denmark, Summer 2002

                    B.F.A., Film & Television, with honors, Spring 2002
                    New York University Tisch School of the Arts, New York, NY

                    Art/Sculpture Program, Spring 2000 (transferred)
                    Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA


Freelance Animator / Generalist / Director - February 2008 - Present

CG Artist
- Animator, The Mill Group - NYC - August 2004 - February 2008

Traditional Animator and Art Department - videos and shorts for Michel Gondry - Spring 2007 - Present
Willowz, "Take a Look Around" / Bjork, "Declare Independence" / "Science of Sleep" exhibit, Deitch / Untitled Documentary / MC Paul Barman "Things Fall Apart / l'histoire de l'univers, Paris

2D Animator - 'Time Warp Trio,' NBC, BBC, Discovery Kids, children's show - Soup2Nuts, Boston, MA - January - July 2004

Storyboard Artist - Creating thumbnails of prospective video game - Mastermind Magazine, New York, NY - Fall 2003

Background Painter - 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' - Dancing Diablo Studio, Brooklyn, NY - Summer-Fall 2003

Freelance Animator/Illustrator - Traditional Animation for The Grandin Theatre Foundation, Conceptual illustrations for scientist/author, Howard Bloom Fall 2002 - Fall 2003 

Intern, assistant on Emmy Award-winning episode of PBS children's show 'Reading Rainbow' - Lancet Media, New York, NY - Fall 2000

Multimedia Artist - animator for government CD-ROM project for children with asthma - American Research Corporation of Virginia (ARCOVA),  Radford, VA - Summer 1997 - Summer 1998

Gallery Consultant - Studios on the Square, Roanoke, VA - Summer 1996 - Summer 1997

Chief Illustrator - ARTicle Magazine, Roanoke, VA - Fall-Winter 1996

Proprietor - providing illustrations and designs, including work for National Public Radio - Lizard Light Studio, Salem, VA - Fall 1995 - Winter 1997

Computer Proficiency:  XSI, Maya, Mudbox, Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator, Final Cut, Shake, 3DEqualizer, PF Track, Flash

Affiliation:  Japan Artists Society, Tokyo

Contact info available upon request.
Greg Gilpatrick, Combustion Artist/Director, The Mill, NY
Shinsuke Tsugawa, Creative Director, Japan Artists Society, Tokyo
Pete Hamilton, CG Artist, Freelancer
Dylan Maxwell, CG Artist, Freelancer
Jamie Scott, Flame Op, Mass Market
Dean Lennert, NYU Professor, Animator, NYC

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