Andrew Lyndon

Andrew Lyndon is a videographer, animator, and filmmaker who makes stand-alone video, freelance multimedia work, video theater sets, and narrative film. 

Lyndon was the digital imaging and video instructor at Pixar Animation Studios; the editor for the SIGGRAPH 2005 Computer Animation Festival (CAF), producing and editing the festival trailers; his animated video Cat Black Sea was included in the Milkbar International Film Festival in 2007 which screened in San Francisco and St. Petersburg Russia, and in 2008 he developed animation and titles for the documentary and Mirrors of PriviledgeMaking Whiteness Visible (2008), motion graphics for the Ella Baker Foundation in 2008, and was a 2008 NEA Artist in Residence at the San Francisco Exploratorium. In  2010, he curated From Pencil to Pixel, an exhibition of Bay Area Animation studios for The Oakland Museum at The Oakland International Airport. In 2013 he created animation and motion graphics for The California Department of Education's early childhood education training program, and contributed animation for the documentary "The Battle of AmFar", which premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.

In 2015, contributed animation to a performance by Ariadne Greif as part of the Ferus Fest, performed at Pioneer Works in Brooklyn, NY, May 2015, and he created an hour-long film for a new composition by Aleksandra Vrebalov, which was world premiered in three performances by The Kronos Quartet in May 2015, and was released as a DVD Septemeber 2016.

In 2017 Andrew created an animated stage backdrop for the musician Fantastic Negrito; this animation is being seen internationally during Negrito's global tour; it was also featured in a performance on the Jimmy Kimmel Show. He is currently working on an animation for a music video to be released Fall 2017, and is creating animation for the Film "Healing Justice: Cultivating a World of Belonging" due to be released September 2017. His recent video "Center Condition" was included the the Aggregate Space gallery show "Aggregate Animate Shorts 2017", which also screened at the Roxy Theatre in San Francisco in August.

Associate Professor, Animation
Cochair, Animation

BFA, Bennington College; MFA, Yale University