Born in Melbourne, Australia. Received my BA in Photography with distinction at RMIT in 1994 and started my professional art career matte painting on The Fifth Element and Red Corner at Digital Domain in 1996. I have matte painted for Farscape the TV series, The Lord of the Rings films 1 & 2 and now I create concept art.
Films include; The Wolverine, Maze Runner, Unbroken, Gods of Egypt, Alien Covenant, Ghostbusters 2020, D & D and the upcoming Foundation TV series.
I also paint large size science fiction traditionally in oil paint.
You can also buy my work over on MakersPlace here: https://makersplace.com/ankaris/
I also teach Colour/Light at PAD, Production Art Department in Sydney.
My Gumroad page is here: https://gumroad.com/ankaris