Bernd Bousard

Motion Designer at Buck

Sydney, Australia
Whatever you do, make it count.

Work Experience

BUCK

Motion Designer & Animator

After building experience abroad at PlusOne and freelancing, I took the big leap oversees landing a paid and fulltime position at the award winning animation studio Buck in Sydney. Working side by side with directors, producers and fellow artists I broaden my experience designing and animating for various animation projects and pitches for national and international clients.
September 2018 - Present Sydney, Australia

Whojo

Freelance Art Director & Lead Animator

Between finishing up at PlusOne and waiting for my Australian Working/Holiday Visa, Whojo reach out again to help out with a global campaign for an international software company.Together with another Belgian designer, I got the lead in animating and art directing the animation project, working closely with the client on a daily basis.
July 2018 - August 2018 Belgium

Plusone Amsterdam

Motion Designer & Animator

After my traineeship, I seamlessly transitioned into a fulltime member of the team where I gained responsibility as new projects popped up. My range of duties expanded including pitching for new projects and sitting together with the client to discuss their vision for the end product.In-between projects, I initiated studio projects such as PlusOne Film.
February 2017 - July 2018 Netherlands

Education

Howest

Digital Design & Development (Devine)

Graduated Cum Laude
September 2014 - June 2017 Kortrijk, Belgium

Languages

English (Advanced),
Dutch (Native),

Awards

Adobe - Design Achievement & MAX Awards

Semifinalist - Commercial App Design

2017

Adobe - Design Achievement & MAX Awards

Semifinalist - Commercial Motion Graphics

2016

Adobe - Design Achievement & MAX Awards

Semifinalist - Commercial Web Design

2016

Adobe - Design Achievement & MAX Awards

Semifinalist - Social Impact Web Design

2016

Skills

Animation, Art Direction, Motion Design,