Rino Stefano Tagliafierro
ABOUT RINO STEFANO TAGLIAFIERRO
Born in 1980.
Director, art director and video artist.
Over the years he has had experience as art director, visual artist, graphic designer, animator and 2D compositor video to realize video art, commercials, short films, fashion-video, videomapping, video projections and interactive installations for exhibitions, museums and special events.
He has collaborated with several studios and professionals such as N!03, K48, Paolo Bazzani, Park Chan-wook and Band. He has realized videos for important brands, among them are Coke, Adidas, Samsung, BMW, Lancia, Citroen, Pirelli, Bvlgari, MTV USA and Comfort Zone. In 2015 with the ADV “Untouched” for Coke won the Gold Award at the LIA AWARDS 2015 in London and the CLIO Award at NY-CLIO Festival.
He also created music videos for major Italian and international artists as Four Tet, Stumbleine, Digitalism, M+A, ORAX, Fabri Fibra, Morgan About Wayne and Optogram.
In 2013 he cofounded the studio KARMACHINA, producing, among other works, the video installation for the opening ceremony of the Yerevan Golden Apricot Film Festival 2014 and the art direction of the Tree of Life evening show at Expo 2015.
As an author he has taken part in several contemporary art exhibitions in Milan, New York, Paris, Sapporo, Moscow, Berlin, receiving international awards in many animation, shortfilm and experiamental festivals, including Short Film Corner Cannes, Festival d’Annecy, Clermont-Ferrand Short Festival, Rooftop Film New York City, Sapporo Short Fest e Milano Film Festival.
In 2014 he published the short film BEAUTY, obtaining great outcome and recognition wordlwide and gaining the approval of major national and international newspapers and specialized magazines, such as Le Monde, Le Parisien, Le Figaro, Wall Street International, Bild, The Guardian, France2, Wired, The Telegraph , Artribune, Daily Mail, Sky, La Stampa and La Repubblica.
ACCOMPLISHMENTS & ACCOLADES
- FFF - FANO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2015 Winner Best Animation Film
- BEFILM - THE UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL NYC Winner Best Experimental Film
- TERRA DI CINEMA-Prix Lycée Suger de Saint-denis du meilleur court métrage
- VISIONI ITALIANE - Concorso nazionale per corto e mediometraggi-Premio per miglior contributo tecnico- Premio kinodromo, i mestieri del cinema: MUSICA
- ANIMATEKA 2014 - International Animated Film Festival Special Mentions
- MOTION+ - GRAPHICS DESIGN ANIMATION VISUAL EFFECTS FEST Public Prize 2014
- XII MULTIVISION FESTIVAL OF ANIMATION ARTS 2014 Honorable Mention "For Skills in Reflection on the Concept of Beauty"
- TISFF THESS INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2014 Cinematic Achievement Awards for 2014