Visual effects studio Arsenal Creative has announced an expansion of its creative team with the addition of award-winning artist Andy Bate as the head of 2D and lead visual effects supervisor. Formerly a senior Flame artist at a52, Bate will lead the Arsenal Creative team.
“Andy is an established artist whose work is timeless,” said Arsenal Creative managing partner Mark Leiss. “With our recent growth, I felt this was the perfect opportunity to invite Andy on board to continue the excellent work Arsenal Creative is known for. He is exactly the type of talent we have been seeking to drive us to the next level.”
Bate is a multi-award winner, garnering an Emmy, Cannes Lion Gold and a Clio Gold for his work on Procter & Gamble’s Best Job. A 15-year plus veteran of the industry, Bate’s portfolio also includes some of the most complex campaigns for such renowned brands as Nike, Adidas, Powerade, Xfinity, Microsoft, Hyundai, Verizon and Beats by Dre.
“Arsenal Creative is a proven facility based on the core boutique philosophy of providing the client with a superior experience,” said Bate. “With all the support I’ve received, I know we will be continuing to achieve incredible work.”
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