Gradwatch 2018: Animator Matt Armitage, Kingston University

Animator Matthew Armitage is one of the 10 artists we have picked to feature in our annual Gradwatch showcase; putting the spotlight on art and design graduates who we feel produce outstanding work

Still from Matt Armitage’s film, America, I Think?

Matt Armitage studied Illustration & Animation at Kingston University. His work combines digital and hand-drawn elements and features a skilful use of sound: America, I Think? – based on Armitage’s memories of a family trip to the US – is a fast-paced montage of sketches depicting the sights and sounds of Orlando ands its theme parks, and his graduation film Brass is a beautifully drawn look at brass band culture inspired by his own musical background.



Bristol but would consider flexible working for the right candidate


Leeds or London with travel to Leeds Min 3 days a week