Kristin Solid
Associate Professor
MFA, University of California–Los Angeles
BFA, St. Olaf

Kristin Solid most recently worked as a senior animation supervisor at Rhythm and Hues Studios, a Los Angeles–based Academy Award–winning studio and one of the world's leading producers of animation and visual effects for Hollywood movies and commercial advertising.

At Rhythm and Hues, Kristin supervised animation teams on such films as The Hunger Games, Yogi Bear, Alvin and the Chipmunks and Hop. She was also part of animation development, which helped expand the capabilities of animation tools and rigs.

Prior to working at Rhythm and Hues, Kristin worked in Toronto, where she supervised the animation on Tim Burton's highly acclaimed animated feature 9. Before that, she worked with other top national and international studios doing high-end animation and visual effects.

Included among the studios where she worked were WETA (King Kong), Industrial Light and Magic (Transformers and Pirates of the Caribbean) and Tippett Studios (The Spiderwick Chronicles).