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Christopher Somerville

Faculty, Bachelor of Animation

Program Area: Animation and Game Design


Contact Info: Ext. 2739

Chris Somerville, M.F.A.
Professor of Animation
FAAD, B.A. Animation

Chris is an award winning Animator and Art Director who has collaborated with several animation shops in Toronto since 1998. Spending the majority of his commercial career as a Senior Art Director with Alliance Atlantis. Chris is a 3D Animation and digital design specialist and a Professor of Computer Animation and Modeling in Maya. His work has appeared on several Canadian and International Networks, with numerous television commercials, show openings, film titles, and broadcast network branding projects to his credit. In 2016 Chris earned a Post Graduate M.F.A,  in Interactive Design and Game Development from Savannah College of Art and Design.