Christoph Simon

Christoph Simon

Christoph Simon

  • Diploma, graphic design, Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design
  • M.A., animation, Royal College of Art, London
First year at SCAD:

"I have always considered my animation students as future colleagues in the field. As much as they learn from me and from my experience, I learn from them."


Contributions to "Liquid Television," "Spike & Mike's Festival of Animation" and Stash Magazine

Awards, recognition and honors

Special prize at Hiroshima Animation Festival and finalist for British Animation Awards

Previous Positions

Director of animated music videos, television commercials, television titles, stings and short films; teacher at Baden Wuerttemberg Film Academy

Courses Taught

  • ANIM 270 Principles of Screen Design
  • ANIM 385 Concept Development for Animation
  • ANIM 426 Experimental Animation
  • ANIM 705 Animation Aesthetics and Practice
  • ANIM 748 Animation M.A. Portfolio
  • ANIM 759 The Short Short
  • ANIM 778 Animation M.F.A. Portfolio