Resume

Nick Tolve on IMDB //

 

Professional Experience //

Sphero

Senior Motion Designer/Animator
March 2016- January 2018

Clients:
•LUCAS/Star Wars
•Pixar/Cars
•Hot Wheels
•Marvel/Spiderman

Legwork

Art Director
December 2014- January 2015

Clients:
• Nike
•Allstate
•Leinekugels’s Brewing Co.
•TiVo
•Ello
•Moto Metal

Big Block LA

Senior Motion Graphics Designer
July 2013- Nov 2014

Clients:
• ESPN NFL
•The Conan O’Brian Show (TBS)
•Science Channel (Discovery)
•Cosmos (Fox)
•FX
•GAC network

Bit Theory

Digital Compositor
March 2011- 2012
Clients:
•Transformers: Dark of the Moon
•The Smurfs
•Conan the Barbarian
•Titanic 3D (2012) Stereo Prep Comp

Friends of Mine

Cinema 4D Artist
2010
Client: Osiris Shoe Co

Education //

The Art Institute of California – Orange County
Bachelor of Science – Visual Effects and Motion Graphics

Honors Alpha Beta Gamma – Delta Phi

Honors and Awards //

Sports Emmy® Award for Outstanding Post-Produced Graphic Design
• ESPN and production and design studio Big Block won a Sports Emmy® Award for Outstanding Post-Produced Graphic Design for Monday Night Football.

Emmy Nomination – Outstanding Main Title Design -2014
• The creative team at Big Block Design Group/BBDG were recognized for their main title design for Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey in the category of Outstanding Main Title Design.

Student Presenter at PromaxBDA
• The Student portfolio section of PromaxBDA Conference 2013 is a special networking event offering 25 pre-qualified students from around the world to meet and show their portfolios gaining constructive feedback from creative executives and leaders of design in media and entertainment marketing.

AIOCA Portfolio Show Review
• Best in Show – 2013