Iain Acton

Info + Contact

Info + Contact


I'm a designer and animator currently working at DixonBaxi. Originally from the old land of my fathers — Wales. I'm now based in London. I enjoy making looping animations that explore optics. 

For the past 6 + years I've been freelancing with international studios and agencies like Ogilvy & MatherPartizanNexusMother and CHRLX. I've also worked directly with clients such as HeadspaceLayervault, Needwant and Future Disco. You can keep up to date on LinkedIn.

Before all that, I took an internship at BUCK in Los Angeles after achieving a BA (Hons) in Visual Effects and Motion Graphics

My work has been featured by FormFiftyFiveMotionographer and Vimeo Staff Picks — Published in magazines and books; Computers ArtsCreative ReviewTanagram — Screened at onedotzeroPunto y Raya, The Reel presents, Ffresh FestivalMTV Liquid TV, — Exhibited at LoopStandardVision Showcase, Pens & Needles. I've also contributed to a number of collaborative online projects including Animography, 9 Squares, 15 Folds and Forage Press.

Some of my influences include Bridget Riley + The Responsive Eye, Mexico '68 Olympics, Visual Music and the UK Hardcore Continuum.

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If you want to work together, I'm available for hire locally and remotely. Message me!

iain@iainacton.uk  +44 (0)7957 624226