Name

Katie Better

About

█ 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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█ Tentative 2019 Chalkfest Schedule

  • Sweet Chalkfest, Lockport, NY
  • Hudson Valley Chalk Festival, New Paltz, NY
  • Baltimore Chalk Festival, Baltimore, MD

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

Experience

Animator
Rockstar Games, New York, NY
2018 – Present
Senior Motion Capture Animator
Rockstar Games, Long Island, NY
2016 – 2018
Motion Capture Animator
Rockstar Games, Long Island, NY
2014 – 2016
2D/3D Animator
Artix Entertainment, Lutz, FL
2011 – 2014
Admin Assistant
Travel Channel, Chevy Chase, MD
2008 – 2010

Exhibitions

2017
Clever Fella, Good Shot! Zine at Online, Print
2016
CrabZine at Online
2016
Together Breakfast – A Steven Universe Zine at Online, Print
2015
Birb Zine at SPX
2006
siteMaryland 2006 at Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD

Specialties

  • Animation
  • Illustration
  • Digital Painting
  • Motion Capture
  • Chalk
  • Street Painting
  • Community Art

Skills

  • Photoshop
  • Flash
  • 3DSMax
  • Maya
  • MotionBuilder
  • Unity

Location

New York, NY