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2011 GLOBAL CHAMPIONSHIP

WHEN:

Main Event: Doors open 7:00PM

Show Starts:  8:00PM

WHERE:

Webster Hall
125 E. 11th St.
New York, NY 10003
+1-212-353-1600
websterhall.com

TICKET SALES:

Must be 18+ to attend

Tickets:  Advance Online: $15.00; Block of 4: $13.50 per ticket; At the Door: $20.00

 

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2011 TOUR CITIES:

UNITED STATES:
NEW YORK CITY | 10.02.10
SAN FRANCISCO | 10.08.10
LOS ANGELES | 10.09.10

EUROPE:
LONDON | 11.11.10
BERLIN | 11.13.10

LATIN AMERICA:
MEXICO CITY | 11.17.10
SAO PAULO | 11.27.10

ASIA/PACIFIC:
BANGKOK | 12.02.10
SEOUL | 12.04.10
TOKYO | 12.11.10

GLOBAL CHAMPIONSHIP:
NEW YORK CITY | 04.16.11

 

JUDGES:

David Schwarz

DAVID SCHWARZ
PARTNER, CREATIVE DIRECTOR - HUSH

David Schwarz is an award-winning creative director working between motion-based storytelling, graphic design and interactivity. After receiving an MFA from Art Center College of Design, he became a sought-after freelance talent working at many notable creative studios on both coasts and beyond. He's directed projects for exceptional brands such as Nike, Nokia, Sony Ericsson, Honda, American Express and Coca Cola, among others. He's also been featured in publications like Creativity, Shots, IdN, RES, and Monument Mag. As one of the founding partners of HUSH, he mixes creative pursuits with high-level business relationships. Call him.


HUSH

Michael Waldron

MICHAEL WALDRON
CREATIVE DIRECTOR - nailgun*

Michael began his career as the art director at WTVR in Richmond, VA. In 1999 he joined The Diecks Group, New York, as their creative director. His professional honors include awards from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (Emmys), the Type Directors Club, PROMAX/BDA, the New York Festivals, Graphic Design USA and ID magazine. He co-founded nailgun* with Erik van der Wilden in 2003. While serving as the nailgun* Creative Director, he also makes time to teach graduate students at Parson’s School of Design and also fosters young design talent through the AIGA Mentoring Program.


nailgun*

Rama Allen

RAMA ALLEN
CREATIVE DIRECTOR - DIGITAL KITCHEN

Rama works as a Director, Writer and Conceptualist in NYC. He thinks stuff up, talks with his hands and leads multi-disciplinary teams in film, animation, interactive and experiential development and production. While not at work he can occasionally be found in various cities DJing, wrangling a camera, nursing a pretty drink or perfecting his skills as a full time lover, part time hater.


d-kitchen.com

Victor Newman

VICTOR NEWMAN
CREATIVE DIRECTOR - BIONIC

is currently the Creative Director of the award wining creative studio, Bionic NY. Newman is responsible for creating a clear visual direction and design aesthetic for Bionic's clients along with managing the Bionic creative team. Prior to joining Bionic, Victor Newman was the Creative Director of Freestyle Collective, the studio he co-founded in 2001. At the helm, Newman assembled a diverse team of collaborative artists who created award-winning projects for their roster of advertising and marketing clients. His design work has been lauded by clients including HBO, Ogilvy+Mather, Bose, Cartoon Network, TCM, TNT, and VH1, among others. Victor has been honored with an Emmy, BDA World Class Award, BDA Gold Awards, an Art Directors Club Award and numerous Telly Awards. And, with an eye toward the future of the industry, Victor donates his time as an active member of the AIGA Mentors Program.


Bionic

NEW YORK CITY TEAM:

GLOBAL CHAMPIONSHIP

THE MOTION GRAPHICS DESIGNS

MOTION DESIGN CONTESTANTS

JOSEPH BOYLAN

Born and raised on Long Island, Joe studied graphic design at St. John|s University, where he received his BFA in 2007. Joe has been working at Mr. Wonderful ever since, as the self-proclaimed Designer/Animator Extraordinaire.


josephboylan.com

COLIN SEBESTYEN

Colin Evoy Sebestyen is a motion designer from San Francisco. His work can be seen at movecraft.com and cstng-sdhws.com. He instructs motion graphics at the Academy of Art University, and rides his bike constantly.


movecraft.com

LULU LI

* |When one has reached maturity in the art, one will have a formless form. It is like ice dissolving in water. When one has no form, one can be all forms, when one has no style, he can fit in with any style.| - Bruce Lee


didelidi.com

MORITZ SCHWIND

Born in southern Germany Moritz decided early on that he would become an astronaut, jet pilot or excavator operator.* However after a fateful encounter with a friend's commodore C64 his plans changed a bit* * Having graduated from HS Ulm, Moritz continues to pursue his passion for Animation, Scripting and Pixels.


moritz-schwind.de

BRUNO FERREIRA

Lic en Diseno y Comunicacion Visual y graduado del Motion Graphics Master del IED en Madrid, recientemente volva Mexico despues de dos anos, donde ahora trabajo como freelance y motion grapher en MoscamTV.* Siempre quise hacer animación y durante la carrera me enamore del diseno grafico y despues encontre en el motion el lugar perfecto donde se conjugan mis dos pasiones y mi verdadera vocacion.


brunographer.com

BYRON SEGUNDO

Brazilian, 27 years old.* Freelance motion designer, living in sao paulo since 2009.


segunto.tv/reel

THANAT SATTAVORN

HA JUAN

SHODA YUKIHIRO

A Tokyo-based director. With eloquent “FUCK FAKE, KEEP IT REAL” as his guiding principle he strives to make fantastic motion pictures, expressing the essence of things through film.


keep-it-real.jp

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