Adam J. Gillespie

Animator - Lab Artist

adamg.animator@gmail.com

About

10 years experience in animation for video games, film, television, VR and previs. Diverse and adaptable with many skills beyond just animation, I am looking to continue creating quality assets and movement for amazing games and vfx.  

Skills

  • Maya
  • Animation
  • Motionbuilder
  • 3D Studio Max
  • MEL Scripting

 

  • C#
  • Unity/Unreal
  • Strong work Ethic
  • Fast
  • Adaptable

Experience

MPC

Lab Artist/Rigging/Tools Scripting || May '17 - Present
  • The Lion King (2019)

The Mill

Animator || Jan '14 - Jun '14
  • Super Bowl Commercials
  • World Cup Commercials
  • Video Game Trailers (Titanfall, etc...)

Logan

Animator/Modeler/Rigging || Jan '14 - Jun '14
  • Video Game Trailers

Ingenuity Engine

Lead Animator/Rigging/Tracking|| Oct '10 - Jun '11
  • Harold and Kumar 3 (2011 Film)
  • Detention (2011 Film)
  • Misc Commercials and Music Videos

Arconyx Animation

Animation Supervisor || Jun '13
  • Goliath (Short Film)
  • On-set Supervisor

Three Rings Design (Sega)

Animator May '10 - Sept '10
  • Spiral Knights (Game Anim)

Meteor Games

Animator || Dec '07 - Feb '09
  • Twin Skies (Video Game)
  • Hero Pets (Video Game)

Digital Domain

Lab Artist/Anim/Mocap/TD || May '14 - Aug '17
  • - Ready Player One (2018)
  • - The Mummy (2017)
  • - ArchAngel (VR Game - 2017)
  • - Quantum Break (In Game Cinematics)
  • - The Jungle Book (2016)
  • - Many MANY VR demos in Unity and UE4

FrameStore

Animator || Jul '13 - Sep '13
  • Tons of Commercials

Hydraulx

Animator/Dynamics || Nov '11 - Feb '12
  • The Avengers (2012 Film)
  • Looper (2012 film)
  • Skyline (2010 Film  - while working from Jul '10 to Oct '10)
  • Misc Commercials

Zoic

Animator/Dynamics/Rigging/Code || Mar '11 - Jun '13
  • TV Shows (Falling Skies, Fringe, Arrow, etc...)
  • Commercials
  • Game Trailers and in-game cinematics

Zoic

Animation Lead || Aug '12 - Oct '12
  • Sony Battle Royale (Opening Cinematic)

yU+co

Animator || Mar '10 - Jun '10
  • Misc Commercials

Education

Art Institute of Philadelphia

Bachelor of Science, Animation Art and Design