Jan Carlée

Animation professor


B.A., University of Vermont


I was the first animation director entrusted with transposing the "Alien" and a "Sesame Street" muppet to digital.

Awards, recognitions and honors

  • Electronic Theater, Siggraph, 1983, "Doggie"
  • Clio Award, 1983, "Best Computer Animation, "Worm War One"
  • Electronic Theater, Siggraph, 1994, "Where The Wild Things Are" test
  • Mobius Awards, 1986, Outstanding Creativity, "Bell Atlantic Integration"
  • Houston Film Festival, 1987, Gold Award, "IBM Fractals"
  • Chicago Film Festival, 1987, Gold Plaque, "IBM Fractals"
  • Computer Graphics Film & Video, 1987, Gold Award, "IBM Fractals"
  • Electronic Theater - Siggraph, 1993, Computer animation Highlights, "Thumbelina"
  • Telly Award, 1995, "Brother Printer Glitches"
  • Clio Award, 1999, Nature's Resource "Echinacea"
  • International Monitor Award, 1999, Nature's Resource "Echinacea"
  • Mobius Advertising Award, 1999, "Mannington Floor Mosaics"
  • Telly Award, 2000, "Mannington Floor Mosaics"
  • Emmy Award, 2010, Voice Talent "Abby's Flying Fairy School"
  • Emmy Award, 2010, Character Design "Abby's Flying Fairy School"
  • Red Stick Animation Festival, 2010, Children's category "Abby's Flying Fairy School"



Publications and Presentations

Chairman for a panel discussion on visual effects at the Imagina conference 1990