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 Google Creative Lab (via Adecco), I’m also a lecturer at UAL, and always tinkering with looping gifs.
Previously, I’ve been lucky to work with some great people and friends at MPC, Ogilvy, Universal Everything, Smoke & Mirrors.

Work Experience

Google

Senior Motion Designer

October 2017 - London, 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),
Spanish (Beginner),

Awards

Art By Chance

Illusions // ART BY CHANCE 2011 Selection

2014

UKMVA

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

2015

Creativepool Annual

Winner of Animation/Individual

2017

Skills

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