Namrata Desai

Graphic Designer, Filmmaker, & Artist

namu.desai@gmail.com


Education

Uversity, National University
of Ireland

Master of Arts in Creative Process 2015
First Class Honours

Rhode Island School of Design

Bachelor of Fine Arts 2013
Film/Animation/Video, Graphic Design
Dean's List


Experience

FIRST EVENTS agency

Graphic Designer
New York, NY / 2016-17
 

TIME WARNER CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Freelance Graphic Designer &
Video Editor
New York, NY / 2014-17
 

THIRD EYE FILM FESTIVAL

Founder & Program Director
Graphic Designer
New York, NY / 2016-17
 

Birth of an alien (Short)

Production Designer
Los Angeles, CA / 2016

 

psychopaths (feature)

Wardrobe Supervisor
Los Angeles, CA / 2016

 

MAYNOOTH UNIVERSITY, 
MA GEOGRAPHY PROMO

Motion Graphics Artist, 
Cinematographer, Editor
Dublin, Ireland / 2015
 

ENTERING THE FLESH AGAIN (SHORT)

Writer, Director, Producer, Editor
Dublin, Ireland / 2015
 

USAID GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT LAB LAUNCH WITH HILLARY CLINTON

Assistant Producer
New York, NY / 2014
 

SANTULNA (SHORT)

Writer, Director, Editor,
Production Designer
Providence, RI / 2013
 

RISD CAREERS MINDSHARE

Graphic Designer & Web Developer
Providence, RI / 2011-13
 

Evidence Action Website

Web Developer
New York, NY / 2013
 

AACSB International: ICAM 2014 Promo + Motion Graphics Intro Videos

Motion Graphics Artist, Editor
Tampa, FL / 2013


Skills

DESIGN

Web design, digital illustration, branding,
logo design, photography, photo re-touching, digital presentation design, information architecture, and book-binding. 
 

FILM + VIDEO

Directing, producing, cinematography, production design, camera operating,
effects + compositing, video editing,
motion graphics, and color grading. 

Computer + Web

PC + Mac, Premiere, After Effects, DaVinci,
Final Cut Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Microsoft Office, CMS, HTML, CSS, PHP, Javascript, and JQuery.


Awards + Exhibitions

Female filmmakers fuse 

Los Angeles, CA / 2017


30UNDER30 Film Festival

New York, NY / 2016
 

National Gallery of Ireland, 
Uversity Graduate exhibition

Dublin, Ireland / 2015
 

Creative Impact Scholarship

Dublin, Ireland / 2014

World Arts Film Festival

Jacksonville, FL / 2014
 

30UNDER30 Film Festival

New York, NY / 2013
 

Graphic Design Triennial Show

Providence, RI / 2012
 

RISD Scholarship Program

Providence, RI / 2008–13