Daniel Hourigan

Lead Houdini FX Artist

Manager of VFX

Daniel Hourigan

Daniel is a skilled Senior Houdini FX Artist with more than 15 years of experience working in 3D animation and VFX for film.

Proficient in a range of professional VFX software including Houdini and Nuke, Daniel has been working as a Lead FX Artist at Method Studios on movies such as Terminator: Dark Fate, John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum, and Aquaman. Other notable projects include Game of Thrones, The Wolverine and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2.

Daniel is a passionate mentor dedicated to passing on his knowledge with the next generation of prospective VFX Artists. Check out the Houdini FX course and kickstart your career with an industry expert as your mentor.


To learn more about the role of an FX Artist check out our blog article What is an FX Artist?

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