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Joseph Pollack

Freelance Animator & Animal Illustrator

Location:Astoria, New York, United States
2 Skills
Joseph C. Pollack

Studio Experience

Augenblick Studios, Brooklyn, NY, October 2014 – March 2015
Assistant Animator

• Assistant Animator (December 2014-March 2015) In-between animator and clean up artist for "Golan The Insatiable"
• Animation Intern for "Golan The Insatiable" (October-December 2014)

Freelance Experience

Thomas Bennett, Songwriter, Ontario, CA, May 2014 – June 2015
• Developed animated music video for anti-bullying song to be used in Ontario school districts
• Character/Concept design, storyboard development, and complete animated video

Tired and Beatup Productions, New York, NY September 2014 – March 2015
• Animated pitch video for new film project
• Animated “Tired and Beatup Productions” logo

Austin Wall, Fiction Author, Austin, TX, April – May 2014
• Book cover illustration for Like Stardust They Danced.

CBS Minimation series, New York, NY, March 2014 – May 2014
• Two minute animated shorts that feature compelling interview snippets from CBS Radio Archive (Old/New) in a creative/digital format.
• Character/Concept design and complete full animation

Little Cricket, Musician, Baltimore, MD, March 2014
Graphic Artist
• Cover art for Cumulus Colossus album

The Sidebar, Baltimore, MD, December 2013
Graphic Artist
• Poster design for CrashSight, Ordinarary Gentlemen, and Tony Nickolas & the Nicotines show

Jay Adim, Musician, Philadelphia, PA, September 2013
Graphic Artist
• Logo design for musician Jay Adim's merchandise

Wavin’ Raven, Baltimore, MD, March 2013
Graphic Artist
• Logo design for a child’s sports merchandise company

Lock Tech, Pasadena, MD, September 2012
Graphic Artist
• Logo design for a locksmith company

a2z Inc., Baltimore, MD, April – June 2012
Concept Artist/Cartoonist
• Character designs for Software Company’s bi-monthly comic strip

Vapid Entertainment, Baltimore, MD, August – October 2011
Concept Artist/Illustrator
• Character and logo designs for novelty series “Campy Campuses”

Etypical Productions , New York, NY, June 2010
Assistant Cameraman
• Assisted lead cameraman in scene composition by setting lights and
camera position for short film All's Fair in Love and Work

Paw Tracks, Washington D.C., August 2010 – September 2011
• Developed the style of the Oliver Twist music video by musician Avey Tare and brought animated scenes to completion

Domino Records, New York, NY, June 2009 – May 2010
Lead Animator/Character Designer
• Key framed and completed animated scenes for Animal Collective music video
Brother Sport
• Managed a team of animators responsible for the in-between frame animation
• Responsible for character design, color design, and story development.

Volunteer Experience

Rockin Rabbits 4-H Club, Baltimore, MD, January 2014
Graphic Artist
• Logo design for rabbibt breeding 4-H club.

Family Stability Program of United Way, Curtis Bay, MD, October 2012
Graphic Artist
• Logo design for United Way grant program.


University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
BFA in Animation, 2010

Delaware College of Art and Design, Wilmington, DE
Associates in Animation, 2008

Program Knowledge & Skills

• Flash
• After Effects
• Photoshop
• Illustrator
• Premiere
• Final Cut Pro
• Microsoft Office
• Sound Design
• Animation
• Illustration
• Storyboarding
• Character Design
• Concept Design
• Composite Editing
• Logo Design
• Motion Graphics
Skills (2) Rating
Animal Illustration