Category Archives: Events

Most events listed are hosted by our local chapter and are free for all chapter members.
Members of the public are welcome to join us; the entry fee for most events is $5.00 for non-members.

Meet The Artist: Brandon Hendroff – Storyboard Artist

[ 2018-06-6; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet The Artist: Brandon Hendroff – Storyboard Artist

Date: Wednesday 6th June 2018

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Brandon Hendroff

Brandon is a Storyboard & Conceptual designer with 30 years experience and about 2000x Commercial projects and 20 Feature film Projects under his belt; principally in Film design, although his wide-ranging skills enable him to create […]

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Meet the Artist: Mark van den Bergen

[ 2018-05-2; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet The Artist: Mark van den Bergen

Date: Wednesday 2nd May 2018

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Mark van den Bergen

Mark is a VFX Artist with experience as a VFX Supervisor and Compositing Supervisor. His passion for using new technologies to achieve a director’s creative goals on music videos and films has taken him around […]

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Meet The Artist: Wayne Haag

[ 2018-04-4; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet The Artist: Wayne Haag

Date: Wednesday 4th April 2018

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Wayne Haag

Wayne Haag – Concept Artist, Fine Artist, Illustrator for clients in a variety of industries including publishing, film/tv, fine art and for private commission.

Film Credits include.

Alien: Covenant
The Scorch Trials
Gods of Egypt
Unbroken
Maze Runner
The Wolverine
Knowing
The Fourth Magi
Superman Returns
Seven Swords of Mt […]

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Meet the Artist, Lead Modeller

[ 2018-02-7; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet the Artist, Lead Modeller

Date: Wednesday 7th March 2018

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Jeff Driver, Animal Logic Australia

Our first speaker for the year is Jeff Driver, Lead Modeller, Animal Logic. Credits include: Peter Rabbit, The LEGO Batman Movie, Monk Comes Down the Mountain, Unbroken.

Please join us at JMC in March.

Cost: Free for Sydney […]

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A Creative Flight plan…. and how 99% of the time we’re off course

[ 2017-11-1; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] A Creative Flight plan…. and how 99% of the time we’re off course

Date: Wednesday 1st November 2017

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Paul Butterworth, VFx Supervisor – Director

Paul is going to finish up our year of Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH events with a talk about projects, research, and planning. You’re probably familiar with his work […]

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Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH Masterclass/Job Fair 2017

[ 2017-10-28; 10:00 am to 2:30 pm. ] Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH Masterclass 2017 : Professional Day/Job Fair

A chance to meet with the studios and senior artists.

Date: Saturday 28th October 2017

Time: 10am to 2:30pm

Venue: Enmore Centre for Design, Edgeware Road, Enmore

Sessions & Speakers:

TBA but we’ll certainly by having:

Showreel Speed Dates with Studios & Industry Reps

So get your reel/portfolio ready to bring with you.

Confirmed […]

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#MEETMIKE

[ 2017-10-4; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ]

Date: Wednesday 4th October 2017

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Mike Seymour, fxGuide

Come and see Mike Seymour talk about the presentation he gave @ SIGGRAPH 2017 in Los Angeles earlier this year.

Producing a digital human in CG has been the ‘Manhattan’ project of computer graphics, it is both extremely difficult and has wide ranging […]

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Fractal Sets for Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2

[ 2017-09-6; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Fractal Sets for Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2

Date: Wednesday 6th September 2017

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Miles Green and Matt Ebb, Animal Logic Australia

“Fractal Sets for Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2” with Miles Green and Matt Ebb.

Miles Green FX Department Supervisor, Animal Logic Australia. Miles has worked at Animal […]

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Meet the Artist : Peter Sved

[ 2017-08-2; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet the Artist : Peter Sved

Date: Wednesday 2nd August 2017

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Peter Sved

Peter has returned to Australia after  working in Hungary for Digic Pictures creating leading work on games cinematics, VFX and feature animation. Now at Rotor, he will talk about his career as an artist and the experience […]

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Meet the Artist : Mike Cottee

[ 2017-07-5; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet the Artist : Mike Cottee

Date: Wednesday 5th July 2017

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Mike Cottee, Animator, Animal Logic

Senior Animator, formerly with MPC London and now with Animal Logic. Credit include: The Lego Movie, Happy Feet 2, The Guardians of Ga’hoole, Corpse Bride, Wallace & Gromit’s Cracking Contraptions, Chicken Run.

Cost: Free […]

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