Head of Studio / SR. VFX Supervisor - Vancouver
Jon Cowley joined the FuseFX Vancouver office in 2017 as Head of Studio and SR. VFX Supervisor. Jon oversees production activity at the FuseFX Vancouver facility and leads its team of VFX supervisors on projects including the television series Snowpiercer, Upload, Brave New World, The Magicians, and Lost In Space.
Jon brings 22 years of visual effects industry experience as a manager, supervisor, and artist with credits including the blockbusters Furious 7, TRON: Legacy, The Great Gatsby, and District 9. He also served as a client-side VFX supervisor on the Netflix television series Lemony Snicket’sA Series of Unfortunate Events. With a background in industrial engineering, fine arts, design, and animation, Cowley began his career as a computer graphics artist in his native Toronto. He earned his first credit as VFX supervisor on the Disney television movie A Wrinkle in Time. Since then, he has acted in supervisory roles on more than 30 motion pictures and television projects with other highlights including Smallville, Total Recall, Men in Black 3, Panic Room, and Jason X.