ROLE / ORGANISATION
Charles Sturt University
Andrew Hagan is an academic and practitioner in industry. An international judge, co-director of the Australian International Animation Festival (AIAF), visual effects producer & supervisor, Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) and Autodesk Certified Maya Instructor, with relevant degrees in BA (Fine Arts) (Honours) and BA (Television Production), he established Charles Sturt University’s Animation and Visual Effects specialisation. His wide experience of over twenty years of research, charting the rise of animation in popular culture and the latest technologies driving digital visual effects production, has provided him with professional expertise while supporting his educational interests in sharing comprehensive artistic theory and practice with others.