Yiu Ping Yuen was awarded an MA with distinction in Computer Animation from Bournemouth University, and a BA with honors first class, in Graphic Design from Coventry University.
She worked as a digital artist and matte painter in world-class visual effects studios for 10 years in London. Movies which she worked on included Dark Knight, Thor, Harry Potter, James Bond, Inception and Interstellar which won The Best Visual Effects in Oscar Award.
She was involved in character development for a PS3 game called Heavenly Sword in Cambridge UK.
She was also a lead artist in game production in Taiwan. Her clients were well-known game developers such as Capcom, Electric Arts, Walt Disney and Activision.
Previously she was an art director and storyboard artist in advertising agencies in Hong Kong.
She has gained extensive experience of working in different areas at the high level from hand drawing, graphic design, character animation, game production, computer graphics to Hollywood movie production.
Teaching Areas & Research Interests
- Visual Effects
- Concept Drawing
- Matte Painting
- Computer Graphics
- Animation Production
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