Ninaad Kulkarni is a 3D Artist, Immersive Storyteller & Animation Filmmaker an awardee of the coveted Forbes 30 Under 30 India 2019. He received his Bachelors of Design from the National Institute of Design, India and a Master of Fine Arts in Computer Art from the School of Visual Arts, New York. Ninaad has worked with some of the biggest brands in the industry such as the Make In India Campaign, Audi, Swiss Re & Beatsteaks.
His short film ‘KCLOC’ was showcased at the Museum of Modern Art, New York and won the prestigious Red-Dot Award, Society of Motion Pictures and Television Engineers Award and the AT&T Film Award among 20 others and has received recognition from over 130 film festivals from around the globe. His most recent project, a collaborative Virtual Reality film, ‘The Other Side VR’ is the first ever immersive experience based on the Partition of India, which marries Woodcut, a traditional printmaking technique and 3D Animation. Ninaad annually hosts the Animation panel at the NAB Show Live. NAB Show is the largest show for media, entertainment and technology.