Thomas Thesen

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ANIMATION CAREER
NYU Tisch School of the Arts, Asia Sept. 2010 - present
Assistant Professor for Animation and Digital Arts

Hongik University Feb. 2009 - Aug. 2010 Professor for Animation

KyungSung University Feb 2008 - Jan 2009 Professor for Animation

Sprite Animation Feb 2006 - July 2007
Visual Development Artist/ Character Design:
· GON, Franklin B.C., Journey to the West

DreamWorks Animation Sept 2003 - Apr 2005
Visual Development Artist ·
Bee-movie, Puss in Boots
Assistant Character Animator
· Shrek 2

Pixar Animation Studios July 2002 - Aug 2002
Intern - Character Design · Ratatouille

EDUCATION
California Institute of the Arts 2000-2003 ·
MFA Experimental Animation

University of Applied Sciences Hamburg, Germany 1995-2000 Degree in Communication Design
Major - Illustration

Julius Maximilians Universität; Würzburg, Germany 1993-1995 Major: History of Art; uncompleted

FREELANCE CLIENTS
Netflix; Curious Pictures NY; Microsoft; Snoop Animation;
Digital Kitchen; Animation X; Financial Times Germany;
Cornelsen Publishing; Scopas Medien; Citroen; Lionhead

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