Hello, I am an experienced Digital Designer, with a background in fine arts, illustration and visual storytelling.
I have strong art/creative direction competencies, with good problem solving skills and always aiming to find the best visual solutions to complex projects.
2D traditional animation
Video production and editing
Adobe Creative Suite CC2020 (Photoshop, Illustrator, Animate, After Effects, InDesign, Premiere Pro, Audition)
Final Cut Pro X
October 2018 – Present – CIPD
151 The Broadway, Wimbledon, London SW19 1JQ
Phone: (+44)20 8612 6200
as Digital Designer, 2D motion graphics designer, Content Developer
Duties: >> Creation of animated videos and video making/editing in the Learn and Development Team at CIPD
6 Nelson Mews, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1AL
Phone: (+44)800 122 3387
as Art director, 2D animator, 2D motion graphics designer Duties: >> Art direction and creation of animated videos, motion graphic design.
July 2016 – April 2017 – CLAN Celentano
Via della Guastalla 11, Milano, Italy
Phone: [+39]02 5990 0690
as Visual Development Artist for the Animated TV Series “Adrian”;
Duties: >> Visual develpoment, character design, prop design, background design;
February 2016 – July 2017 – European Institute of Design
Via Amatore Sciesa 4, Milan, Italy
Phone: [+39]02 579 6951
as Thesis Assistant for the Master of Animation 2016; Photoshop Teacher for the first year students of Illustration.
Duties: >> Assisting the Students of the Master throughout all the process of their Animation Thesis development;
>> Teaching the foundations, tools and techniques for design, drawing and digital painting in Photoshop CC.
September 2012 – September 2014 – European University Institute
Via dei Roccettini 9, Fiesole (FI), ltaly
Phone: [+39] 055 4685 373
as Graphic and Web Designer for the Communications Service;
Duties: >> Graphic design for Academic and Institutional Publications;
>> Logo Design for Academic European Projects;
>> Graphic and Web Design for EUI web pages, newsletters,applications;
>> Video making for Projects, Conferences and PhD Advertising;
>> Management of webpages and newsletter services;
August 2009 – March 2010 – Cometafilm S.r.l.
via Buonarroti 30, 00185, Rome (Italy).
Phone: [+39]06 6832740
as Background Artist for the TV Series “Pipi, Pupu and Rosemary”;
Duties: >> Creation of backgrounds for several episodes of the TV Series, based on the layouts provided by several Animation Studios working on the project;
2009 – 2019 – Freelance activity
Timbuktu Labs (now Rebel Girls),
Disney Publishing International,
Raw Power Productions,
Compagnia di Sanpaolo,
2010 – 2011 –MFA student in animation and visual development at the ACADEMY OF ART UNIVERSITY (San Francisco,CA)
2006 – 2009 – BACHELOR’S DEGREE in ILLUSTRATION AND ANIMATION attended at IED-EUROPEAN INSTITUTE OF DESIGN, Milano (Italy).