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Haider Ali

Motion Graphics Artist, Front-end Designer, Printmaker

Lahore, Pakistan
If i could redesign something out of nature I'd pick a frog, and steam punk it.
Education
Lahore, Pakistan
Jan 2008Jan 2013
Bachelors of Fine Arts
Major in Printmaking
Minor in Digital Imagery, Photography, Sculpture
Languages
 
English (Fluent), Urdu (Advanced), Punjabi (Conversational)
Art Skills
 
Aquatint, Calligraphy, Collagraph, Drafting, Drawing, Illustration, Intaglio Printing, Mezzotint, Painting, Photography, Relief Printing, Screen Printing, Sculpture, Theater
Graphic\Web Skills
 
After Effects, CSS3, Cinema 4D, HTML5, Illustrator, JavaScript, Motion Graphics, PHP, Photoshop, Realflow
Exhibitions
'Hunger' — Video Installation at The Gallery of Light, Dubai, UAE, 2013
'Whispers' — Fine Art Thesis at Zahoor ul Ikhlaq Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan, 2013
'Alhamra Open Residency' — Group Show at Alhamra Art Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan, 2011
'Correspondence' — International Exhibition of collaborative work between NCA Lahore, Harvard University Cambridge and Universitat Mozarteum Salzburg, Exhibited in all three countries, 2011
'Overflow' — Exhibition of Paintings (Artists Residency), Gallery 39K, Lahore, Pakistan, 2010
Exhibition of Drawings–Paintings–Installations in NCBA&E Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan, 2007
Exhibition of Calligraphy in University of South Asia Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan, 2007
Exhibition of Paintings in University of South Asia Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan 2006
Work Experience
Lahore, Pakistan
Oct 2013Apr 2014
Creative Lead
Lahore, Pakistan
2013Present
Wayon
Motion Graphics Artst
Design and development of full fledge motion graphics projects and identities. Work includes team based project management, video editing, drafting, design and animation of 3D environments with dynamics and elements from scratch in software (Cinema 4D + RealFlow + After Effects)
Lahore, Pakistan
Jan 2011Present
Co-Founder, Front-end and Graphic Designer
Design and consultation work for new media company working mainly on website design and development from scratch to finish, publication design, and branding on a variety of projects across diverse fields experimenting in guerrilla and viral marketing techniques
Lahore, Pakistan
2006
HitechSol
CSS Developer
Worked as front-end web designer specifically managing and maintaining a company wide style set for CSS/HTML
Accolades
Graduated from National College of Arts summa cum laude (with highest honors)

Founding member of NCA’s first student-only publication “The Occasional Shopper” with discussions on art and design. Head of Layout & Design for 3 years and member of editorial staff.

Founding member of Alhamra Art Gallery annual Open Residency

Active Member of NCA’s Dramatic Society for 3 years majoring in Production

Managed and conducted bi-annual college festival according to theme for 1 year

Produced and assisted in workshops for “The Blah Blah Show” an improv comedy skit performing in Lahore and Rawalpindi for “The Skits” society in NCA

Successfully published 5 issues of “The Occasional Shopper” for NCA Literary Society. Currently in alumni staff as design and editorial consultant

Developed personal variant in aquatinting (printmaking) achieving up to 13 layers of tones on a single plate. Constantly upgrading and developing process

Founding member of Gallery 39K’s first ever youth initiative residency

Curated and exhibited in group show the first ever correspondence exhibition between National College of Arts (Lahore, Pakistan), Harvard University (Massachusetts, USA) and Universität Mozarteum (Salzburg, Austria)

Awarded best performing actor during bi-annual arts festival at NCA

Visiting Juror/Lecturer for NCA Rawalpindi Fine Arts Department