Anson Call

Anson Call

Associate Professor, Graphic Design



Campus Office: 488 Design

Mailing Address
Graphic Design Department
158 College of Design
Ames, IA, 50011


Research Interests

3D modeling, texturing, and 3D animation; character animation and rigging; computer lighting and rendering; storytelling and storyboarding for animation; curriculum and course development for digital media; 3D animated timepieces; augmented reality. 

Current Projects

My current research is the study of the relationship between image making and storytelling. I write and create imagery/animation in the science fiction genre.


BFA, Utah State University, 2000

MFA, Utah State University, 2003

Selected Publications

  • The Heroes of Blackworld