Shortlist Judge

Cristina Barna


Born and raised in Milan, Cristina developed early on a passion for Fine Arts, Design and Animation.

After working as a Motion Designer for multiple studios in Northern Italy, she moved to the United States and found her true passion in Concepting and Art Directing for Motion.

Through the years she's worked as a staff Art Director and Designer in different studios including Ubisoft, Gasket Studios and most recently Gentleman Scholar New York.

As of 2019, she is a full-time freelance Art Director in New York City.

MSP ACM Siggraph - "Best Independent 2016" for "Bloom"

Featured in
"SWIM: Strong Women in Motion - Episode 5"
IAMAG for "Bloom"
FILTERGRADE "23 inspiring Motion Graphic Designers"