He now works in Melbourne and is known internationally principally for his illustrated books, however he also paints and collaborates on animated movies (www.shauntan.net). He is married to Inari Kiuru.
He is a director and writer, known for The Lost Thing (2010), 15: The Movie (2003) and Tales from Outer Suburbia. “Shaun Tan is an outstanding and inspirational example of a UWA graduate who is achieving international excellence.
Set in the near future, in dystopian Melbourne, Australia, The Lost Thing is a story about Shaun who enjoys collecting bottle tops for his bottle top collection. Oscar 2011 - Shaun Tan Shaun Tan, Director: The Lost Thing. He studied in ‘Balcatta Senior High School’ and was known there as the ‘good drawer’ and ‘the most talented artist’.
Shaun Tan (born 1974) is an Australian artist, writer and film maker.
“Shaun Tan is an outstanding and inspirational example of a UWA graduate who is achieving international excellence. Showing all 9 wins and 2 nominations. He won an Academy Award for The Lost Thing, a 2011 animated film adaptation of a 2000 picture book he wrote and illustrated. Shaun Tan on IMDb: Awards, nominations, and wins. He won an Academy Award for The Lost Thing, a 2011 animated film adaptation of a 2000 picture book he wrote and illustrated.Other books he has written and illustrated include The Red Tree and The Arrival.. Tan was born in Fremantle, Western Australia, and grew up in the northern suburbs of Perth, Western Australia. The Lost Thing is a picture book written and illustrated by Shaun Tan that was also adapted into an Academy Award-winning animated short film.
Shaun Tan is an Australian illustrator and author of children's books and speculative fiction cover artist. From 2002 to 2010 I've worked as part of a small team on a short animated film adaptation of THE LOST THING, produced by Passion Pictures Australia with financing from both Screen Australia and Passion Pictures.. Shaun Tan was born in 1974 in Perth, Western Australia, Australia. The Lost Thing (2010) Awards.
The Lost Thing: A Short Animated Film OSCAR winner - best short animated film at the 83rd Academy Awards. Shaun Tan is an acclaimed artist and writer who grew up in Perth. Subiaco Library has two impressive murals by Shaun Tan on display.The Tea Party features a riotous array of strange characters and landscapes and The 100 Year Picnic is based on a photograph from the 1920s found in the archives of the Subiaco Museum. Menu.
From his teenage years he began drawing and painting images for magazines, to accompany short stories. Academy Awards, USA 2011 Winner Oscar: Best Short Film, Animated Shaun Tan Andrew Ruhemann: Annecy International Animated Film Festival 2010 Winner The Annecy Cristal: Andrew Ruhemann Shaun Tan: Aspen Shortsfest 2011 Australian Shaun Tan has won his first Oscar for best animated short at the Academy Awards in Hollywood. 4 External links. Artist: Born in Fremantle in 1974, Shaun Tan grew up in the northern suburbs of Perth. ::: ZORROBLOG ::: przede wszystkim książki - kultura dla dzieci i nie tylko ::: wtorek, 1 marca 2011. The ‘Shaun Tan Art Award for Young Artists’ This is a Perth-based annual award (I hate words like ‘competition’ or ‘contest’) for school age children and teenagers, from kindergarten to year 12 which began in 2003, and attracted some 900 entries. Shaun Tan is an illustrator and author born 1974 in Fremantle, Western Australia.