Katie Better

  • Animator
  • New York, NY

Animator. Chalk Artist. Bird Lady.

█ Katie is a native of Maryland and been animating for video games since 2011 after jumping ship from television. She's gone from weekly Flash releases and 3D MMO's with Artix Entertainment to currently working in motion capture and cinematics as animator for Rockstar Games. When not staring at a computer, she's been chalking since 2012, creating accessible, public art inspired by animation, games, wildlife and art history.

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█ 2019 Chalkfest Schedule

  • Baltimore Chalk Festival, Baltimore, MD

For chalk work or festivals, please contact Katie at least 4-6 weeks in advance of your event.

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Experience

Animator (Cinematics) at Rockstar Games

2018 – Present New York, NY

Red Dead Redemption 2
Red Dead Online

Senior Motion Capture Animator at Rockstar Games

2016 – 2018 Long Island, NY

Motion Capture Animator at Rockstar Games

2014 – 2016 Long Island, NY

GTAV Next Gen
GTAV Online

2D/3D Animator at Artix Entertainment

2011 – 2014 Lutz, FL

AdventureQuest Worlds
Fat Panda
Pony vs. Pony
AQ3D: Legends of Lore
Bladehaven: Dragon’s Bane
BattleGems

Admin Assistant at Travel Channel

2008 – 2010 Chevy Chase, MD

2009 Globetrotter, Salt Lake City
Brand Understanding Group (BUG) Committee
Motion Graphics (Volunteer)

Exhibitions

Clever Fella, Good Shot! Zine Zine

Online, Print

Curated by Jamie Kaye.

CrabZine Zine

Online

Curated by Renee aka “laughingbear”

Together Breakfast – A Steven Universe Zine Zine

Online, Print

Curated by Jenny Son.

Birb Zine Zine

SPX

Curated by Deanna Echanique.

siteMaryland 2006 Group

Baltimore Museum of Art Baltimore, MD

"Traum Baum (Dream Tree)". Collaboration with Christina Ralls.

Specialties

AnimationIllustrationDigital PaintingMotion CaptureChalkStreet PaintingCommunity Art

Skills

PhotoshopFlash3DSMaxMayaMotionBuilderUnity