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Nick Park

(1958-), Producer and director of animated films

Nicholas ('Nick') Park

Sitter in 2 portraits
The creator of Wallace and Gromit, Park is a renowned animation director. Park studied animation at the National Film and Television School, where he first developed the characters for Wallace and Gromit. He has won Academy Awards for the films Creature Comforts (1989), The Wrong Trousers (1993), A Close Shave (1995) and The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005). His other films include Chicken Run (2000) and Early Man (2018).

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"00:58:51" (Nick Park)

by Nina Mae Fowler
compressed charcoal and pencil on paper, 2019
NPG 7072

Nick Park, by Louis Quail - NPG x131395

Nick Park

by Louis Quail
C-type colour print, May 2005
NPG x131395

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