Art Director . Visual Development Artist . Consultant. Educator

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Richard has worked in the Film Industry for over twenty five years specialising in Feature and Television production. His career got started working at some of London's top animation studios including working for Steven Spielberg at Amblin Animation Studios.

After gaining experience in London, Richard moved to Los Angeles and after some years at Dreamworks Animation, the industry made the transition to CG and with it Richard saw an opportunity to retrain and explore new horizons. Richard transitioned to the role of Visual Development Artist and went on to do work for several studios in that role including The Jim Henson Company.

Most recently Richard was the Character Cleanup Supervisor on 'KLAUS', Netflix's first animated feature.

As Art Director and Visual Development Artist, Richard continues to bring his many years of experience to the projects that he's involved with. Richard also spends time teaching and developing personal projects. He has works published in Spectrum as well as art exhibitions at the Space and Time Gallery.

Clients include;

Acme Filmworks Inc  |  Amblin Animation |  Animus Productions |  Cartoons in the Basement  |  Coolworld  |  Creative Capers Ent  |  Dagda Animation  |  Dreamworks Feature Animation  |  Duck Studios  |  Felix Films  |  Film Roman  |  Grandslam  |  Hibbert Ralph  |  James Baxter Animation  |  Jim Henson Productions |  Klasky Chupo  |  Lightspan Entertainment  |  Mike Young Productions  |  Murikami Wolf  |  Palomar Pictures  |  Purdum Productions  |  RGH Entertainment  |  Rich Animation  |  Stardust West  |  Starz Media  |  Sullivan Bluth Animation  |  Tony Collingwood Productions  |  TVC  |  Universal Pictures  |  Warner Bros Animation  |  Warner Bros OnLine  |  Wicked Witch


Some of the projects Richard has been involved with.