Adam Savage, one half of the iconic MythBusters duo, is a Special Effects and Industrial Design Fabrication wizard . Besides his well-known special effects career, he is also an actor and educator. He attended the Tisch School of the Arts at NYU and has taught modelmaking to industrial design students at the Academy of Art University in San Franscisco. Recently he received an honorary doctorate from Twente University in the Netherlands for promoting science and technology. Adam and his colleague Jamie were both guests at the ARTTEC Festival of the Arts in 2008 and received the ARTTEC Inspiration Award for Television in 2011.