Ajay Kumar Tiwari
1978 | Raipur, India.
Ajay Kumar Tiwari is a practicing Animator and Design Educator. He is currently teaching at National Institute of Design (NID) in India. He has taught courses and guided students' projects in multiple design disciplines including Animation, New Media, Film, Graphics and Toy & Game Design.
He studied Microbiology and Botany before starting his career in Animation and Storytelling and has special interest in cross-disciplinary Animation Practice and Research.
Ajay has done an internship with World Health Organization (WHO), Regional Office for Europe, Copenhagen in Denmark and was a Resident Artist at University of Ideas (UNIDEE), Cittadellarte, Fondazione Pistoletto, Italy.
He has participated in international workshops and conferences including First International Digital Media Meeting (PRIMN) in France and Les e-magicians - the European meeting of young digital creation in France and has presented his paper on Experimental Animation in 2nd International Conference on Illustration and Animation (CONFIA) in Portugal. He writes occasionally and likes reading and traveling when he is not animating or teaching.