Cape Town, South Africa
I was born in Pesaro in 1982, I live and work in Cape Town - South Africa as an Art Director and Graphic Designer.
I graduated from "Accademia di Comunicazione" in 2006 with a degree in Art Direction and Graphic Design.
In the same year I started working at Red Cell in Milan, which would be later split in two separate agencies, one of which is 1861United (WPP group), where I've being working for 6 years before moving to South Africa. Then I started working for NATIVE VML (WPP group) for two years and then I moved to Derrick Cape Town where I currently work as a senior graphic designer and Art director.
Clients for which I worked for include:
Alessi, Alfa Romeo, Breil, Cartorama, Compagnia delle Mostre, Condènast (Vanity Fair, Glamour, Wired, GQ), Fnac, Freddy, Golden Point, Ikea, Lexus, LuzPhoto, Murphy and Nye, Refrigi Wear, Rodo Firenze, RTL, Shaoxing Ruyi Textile Garments, Simply, Stage Entertainment, Sky, Toywatch, Vodafone, Yamaha, Absolut Vodka, BMW, Cavendish Square, GBCSA, Tsogo sun, @home, Cape Epic, Citiq, Data Orbis, Fat Bastard, Mediclinic, Petco, Primestox, Robertson Winery, Sassi, Worldsport.
I work both in the advertising and editorial environment, crossing the boundaries of different disciplines developing larger scale projects, deeply linked to my profound passion for cinema, art and photography.
Founder in 2010 of the blog Ameen Anil (http://ameenanil.blogspot.com/), through which I continue my photographic research.
Co-founder in 2011 of LEAFLOOD, together with the photographer Tommaso Fiscaletti, with whom I constantly develop art and photography projects. (http://www.thepersistenceofwishes.com/)