Vinay Giridhar

ART DIRECTOR | VISUAL ARTIST | FILMMAKER

Highlights of qualifications

Experience

2022 - 2023
Fraser Health Authority

Designing materials and content for Population and Public Health department, including posters, brochures, and animated/video presentations. Collaborated with clients to develop mock-ups and advertising concepts.  Involved in project management including the creation of a project plan, finishing projects within the timeline and budget, also timely delivery of material to vendors for publication.

2019 - 2021
Emergence: Out of the Shadows, Sher Films

Director, editor, script, casting, concept, marketing, and poster design for my debut feature documentary film.

2012 - 2022
Darpan Magazine

Create magazine layouts for this popular bi-monthly print magazine, social media, video production, video editing, motion graphics, event design.

2010 - Present

Graphic design and illustration for print, digital and social media. I have designed promotional material including booklets, pamphlets, posters, and banners for my clients. I have also done video editing, animation and, event photography.

Awards

Best Poster Art – 2019

Silver Award, Los Angeles Motion Picture Festival

Community Newspaper Scholarship – 2011

BC and Yukon Community Newspaper Association

Coast Paper Scholarship Р2011 

Vancouver Community College

Paul Boyd Class Achievement Award – 2010

Vancouver Film School

Vancouver Film School Festival Scholarship – 2010

Education

2011

Digital Graphic Design Diploma

Vancouver Community College

2009

Classical Animation Diploma

Vancouver Film School

2004

Bachelors in Graphic Design & Animation

Mahatma Gandhi University, India

Skills

Software

  • Adobe Creative Suite including: Photoshop – Illustrator – Indesign – Lightroom– Premiere Pro– After Effects CC– Animate– Acrobat Pro
  • Online Design Tools: Kapwing – icontact (newsletters) – Canva – Figma – Mailchimp
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Web Design

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