commercial work

Client: Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS)

Role: Graphic Designer

Year(s): 2015-2017 (part time, in-house)

Notes: The WCS is architects, designers, scientists and administrators working together to create world-class exhibitry with the larger goal of protecting wild animals and places.

Welcoming the Gharial back to the Bronx Zoo

'Brew at the Zoo' logo design

'Travel poster' theme welcome signs for JungleWorld

Client: CBS

Role: Graphic Artist

Year(s): 2015-17 (part time, in-house)

Notes: Please see reel below for motion and still work.

All pieces were broadcast and required very short (approx. 4 hour) turnaround.

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Client: The World Bank

Role: Motion Graphics Artist

Year(s): 2016

Notes: I was hired to create short, line-based, motion graphics for 75th Anniversary video piece.

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Client: Self

Role: Co-Director

Year(s): 2011-13

Notes: I was Animation Director on 4 minute short film "Ouverture".

Premiered at MoMA/Lincoln Center's "New Directors New Films".

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Client: Sam Pitt-Stoller

Role: Art Director

Year(s): 2014

Notes: I designed marketing materials and narrative animations for this funny musical theater piece.

Awarded "Best Musical" at the 2014 NYC Fringe Festival.  Please click the logo to see the site. (I did not design the site).

Client: The Lumineers, LLC

Role: Lead Animator

Year(s): 2014

Notes: This is the official music video for Grammy-nominted band "The Lumineers" song "Submarines".  I animated and established the aesthetic for the opening and closing sections: the rotoscope parts approx. 30 seconds in the beginning and 10 seconds at the end.  I was not involved with the middle section.

Client: Valiant Comics

Role: Writer and Illustrator

Year(s): 2014

Notes: Wrote and illustrated a story that appeared in ShadowMan #8.

"Let’s hope this isn’t the last bomb that Dvorak drops on the mainstream because it’s very very interesting indeed."

- Bleeding Cool

excerpt

Client: Last Satellite LLC

Role: Art Director

Year(s): 2011-2013

Notes: Established look and feel, marketing materials and designed sets for webseries "Pioneer One".

Won "Best Drama" at NY Televsion Festival in 2012.  Webby nomination 2012.

Promo

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Bumpers

poster designs

poster designs

Client: American Museum of Natural History

Role: Art Director

Year(s): 2014

Notes: This is the video piece that accompanies the Space Show at the Hayden Planetarium.  I assisted the production designer with set design.  I designed props and other materials as well.

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Client: 1stdibs.com

Role: Animator and Illustrator

Year(s): 2012

Notes: Illustrated hand-drawn "fine art inspired" icons for website.

Client: self

Role: n/a

Year(s): various

Notes: please see selections from a decade of freelance art and design work.

vector webpage "EFT Mega"

hand-drawn webpage "EFT Mega"

logo design "EFT Mega"

numbers font "EFT Mega"

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robot

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watercolor toucan animation test

character design for Nickelodeon

Rum logo design