Luis Cook

Luis Cook
Luis graduated from the Royal College of Art (London) in 1993. Since then he has worked for over 20 years as a director at the BBC and Aardman Animations. He has designed and directed websites, idents, title sequences, commercials, short films, pilots and series work. He also worked in Aardman’s broadcast and features development departments.

His film and commercial work has won over 50 international awards. Including Bafta’s. The Cartoon d’or. The special jury award (Annecy) D and AD, RTS, 10 Grand Prix’s and 5 British Animation Awards. He has also been short listed for an Oscar.

Luis has taught at many film schools including the National film and Television School (UK), Savannah College of Art and Design (USA) Ecole des metiers du cinema d’animation (France.) He also teaches at Bournemouth, Falmouth, The University of the west of England and consults at the European Cross Media Academy (EUCROMA. Copenhagen.)

He has been teaching at TAW since 2009.