Jordan obtained a Film degree from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee in 2009. While at UWM Jordan founded Animate! Club, a student organization that allowed students to work collaboratively on animated films and learn from each other. UWM’s experimental film program gave him an exceptional knowledge of film history and technique.
After graduation, Jordan worked as an Animation Artist at Aurum Design in Milwaukee, WI. This gave him the opportunity put his academic training into action in the professional world of animation and commercial design.
Jordan is currently working toward his M.F.A. in Animation and Digital Arts at the University of Southern California. He is thrilled to have the opportunity to learn from USC’s distinguished faculty. Jordan continues to take advantage of all the opportunities his education provides and to push himself on his own to learn and improve his skills as an animation artist.
Jordan Hansen was awarded an Animation grant at USC in 2010 for Second