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British animator Joanna Quinn is a highly acclaimed and major figure in world animation. She is renowned for her drawing skills, her wonderful characterisations and her humour. Joanna has won just about every major animation award that there is including Emmys, Baftas, and over 90 Jury prizes at major animation festivals and 2 of her films have received Oscar® nominations. She’s been honoured with retrospectives of her work worldwide and had a major exhibition of her artwork at the National Media Museum in Bradford, which travelled to Spain and the Czech Republic. She has been awarded Honorary Fellowships and a Doctorate at three UK Universities including the Royal College of Art and has lectured extensively at Universities and Film Schools in Britain and abroad. She is currently working on a new film “Affairs of the Art”.