Anand Mistry

Freelance Designer

New York, NY, USA
With over eight years of experience in the broadcast industry, my strong problem solving and design skills have allowed me to produce quality work at every stage of the design process. I have been responsible for conceptualizing design solutions, supervising them through there final execution, and delivering final content on schedule.

Work Experience

Self-Employed

Freelance Designer / Illustrator / Motion Graphics Artist

- Design style frames and assets for various projects adhering art directors direction.
- Illustration and character design for animation and motion graphics projects.
- Branding for various clients, everything from motion graphics, print, and web assets related to the companies brand and visual identity.
- 2d & 3D compositing in after effects, 3D modeling, animation, lighting and rendering in Maya and Cinema 4D.
September 2012 - Present New York, New York, United States

Rebel Arts

Freelance Designer / 3D Generalist

- Design style frames for various projects (clients include Animal Planet, Discovery Channel, Microsoft) adhering art directors direction.
- 3D animation, lighting, rendering and VFX's for projects in production pipeline.
- Compositing 3D & 2D elements in after effects while maintaining a certain look and feel.
March 2012 - December 2012 Washington, District of Columbia, United States

PCM Studios

Art Directr

- Supervize the creative process of a design project to produce a unified vision.
- Responsible for planning and execution of both long-term and short-term projects.
- Making sure the production team stays on schedule and within budget.
- Spotting and solving problems that arise in the production pipeline.
- Thinking outside the box to solve technical and artistic challenges that are faced on a per project bases.
June 2011 - March 2012 Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

PCM Studios

Senior Animation Artist

- Responsible for planning and execution of both long-term and short-term 2D and 3D animations for broadcast.
- Design for television show packages, working on various elements from show opens, bumpers, plasma loops, background loops, lower thirds, as well as templates for still graphics.
- Working closely with art directors, executive producers, and technical directors to develop concepts and designs that meet the needs of the client.
June 2007 - June 2011 Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

NBC

Graphic Artist

- Responsible for day of air 2D and 3D animations, as well as still graphics for NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, Meet the Press with Tim Russert, The Today Show, and The Chris Matthews Show.
- Worked closely with art Directors, producers, and fellow artists to create visuals that accurately conveyed to the viewer the news story of the day.
- Designed stills for special show promos, segment intros, and various other promotional materials.
June 2005 - June 2007 Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Education

University Of Maryland, Baltimore County

Imaging and Digital Arts, BA

September 2000 - December 2004 Baltimore, Maryland, United States

School Of Visual Arts (SVA)

Masters of Fine Art

Computer Art Masters program
September 2013 - Present New York, New York, United States

Skills

After Effects, Autodesk Maya 2010, Cinema 4D, Illustration, Illustrator, Painting, Photoshop, Proficient In Both Apple And Windows Operating Systems.,