Chris Perry, associate professor of Media Arts and Sciences, holds an M.S. in Media Arts and Sciences from the Media Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an M.F.A. in Art from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. His B.A., in physics and astronomy, is from Amherst College.
His primary interests are in computer graphics and visual storytelling, particularly the intersection of the two.
Perry comes to Hampshire from Pixar Animation Studios where he worked as a technical director on the films A Bugs Life and Finding Nemo and as a graphics software engineer on Toy Story 2.
Professor Perry will be on sabbatical leave for academic year 2012-2013.
CS-0174: Computer Animation I (Fall 2013)
CS-0266: Computer Animation II (Spring 2012)
CS-0203: Animation Workshop (Fall 2011)
Pixelbending: Under the Hood of Modern Filmmaking (Spring 2011)