Matt is an award nominated illustrator, animator & comics creator hailing from Brisbane, Australia. He has been living in Toronto since 2014. His work is aimed at the young adult audience with a lean towards action & adventure. Sci Fi & Fantasy are predominant features in his work. Previous books include Space Pyrates, Saga of Metalbeard & AML.



In his professional career, Matt works predominantly in the field of animation. Mainly as a compositor and motion graphic designer. But has also dabbled in VFX, rigging, storyboarding, and animation itself. His work has been featured in the performance of ‘Unikkaaqtuat’ based on the artworks of Inuit artist Germaine Arnaktauyok. Which premiered at the National Art Gallery, in Ottawa, Canada.

Matthew Hoddy