Robert Lyons

Robert Lyons

1958 | Croton-on-Hudson, USA.

An animation artist with a history in photographic and optical special effects that has worked with many of NYC’s most prominent production houses, my film and TV credits include: “Pee Wee’s Playhouse”, Peter Gabriel’s “Big Time” music video, Paramount Picture’s “Star Trek V”, Bill Morrison’s “Decasia” and Zbigniew Rybczynski’s “The 4th Dimension”.

In 1992 I founded my own animation/effects company, Interface Arts.

Currently I am working as a media arts professor at Pratt Institute and The University of the Arts teaching film and animation courses while also creating my own independent animation, documentary, and experimental films.

Lives in Brooklyn·NY, USA.

PyR 2011
Scratchorama (Cameraless Cinerama)
PyR 2016