Paul Tobin

For the last eighteen years Paul has been employed at Weta Workshop, working as an Art Director and Senior Concept Artist on film, television and game projects. After co-creating Weta’s first board game Giant Killer Robots in 2017, he went on to co-found Arkus Games, with their first title Shelfie Stacker launching in 2020. As a passionate supporter of imaginary art and artists, he published the artbook trilogy White Cloud Worlds: An Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy Artwork from Aotearoa New Zealand, has curated over a dozen group shows and co-founded the Industry of Imagination entertainment conference that ran in Wellington over 2016-17. He is a frequent guest speaker at entertainment industry events and has been involved in art education since 2007. He is currently the lead supervisor on the Masters of Design program at the Weta Workshop School at Massey University.

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