Nicola Gastaldi

Lead 3d Artist

London, United Kingdom
Hello! I’m Nicola Gastaldi, London based freelance motion graphics designer and art director.

Currently working at Jack Morton, I’m also a lecturer at UAL, always tinkering with looping gifs.
With more than 10 years of experience, I’ve been lucky to work with some great people and friends at Google Creative Lab, MPC, Ogilvy, Universal Everything, Smoke & Mirrors.

Work Experience

Google

Motion Designer

January 2019 - London, United Kingdom

Jack Morton

Lead Motion Designer

July 2018 - January 2019 United Kingdom

Google

Lead Motion Designer

October 2017 - June 2018 United Kingdom

Gasta

Director

January 2017 - London, United Kingdom

Jam Films

Lead 3D Artist

October 2016 - September 2017 United Kingdom

Smoke & Mirrors

Head of 3D

March 2012 - October 2016 United Kingdom

Mou Factory

Freelance Motion Graphic Designer

November 2005 - June 2012 Italy

Education

IULM

Communication Studies

2000 - 2003 Milan, Italy

IULM

TV, Cinema and Multimedia

IULM, Milan
2nd Laurea degree course cum laude in TV, Cinema and Multimedia 2003-2005
2003 - 2005 Milan, Italy

Languages

English (Fluent),
Italian (Native),

Awards

Creativepool Annual

Winner of Animation/Individual

2017

UKMVA

UKMVA - Best Dance Video UK - Leftfield / Head & Shoulders

2015

Art By Chance

Illusions // ART BY CHANCE 2011 Selection

2011

Skills

After Effects, Cinema 4D, Creative Direction, Projection Mapping, Sound Design, Video Mapping, VRay,