Nikon Photo Contest 2016 - 2017 Judge
Professor at the School of Visual Arts (SVA)
Ori Kleiner is an educator, motion designer, filmmaker and artist. He is the coordinator of Motion Graphics courses at the School of Visual Arts in New York City.
For the past eight years he has been producing and creatively directing the Annual Motion Graphics Portfolio Screening as well as the ADC Motion Showcase both featuring award winning work by motion students of the departments. His students’ work won various awards including Art Directors Club, Type Directors Club, Adobe Achievement Award and was featured on leading industry blogs and website including vimeo.com (vimeo staff picks), motionographer.com and StashMedia.tv among others.
At SVA he manages and creatively directs the creation of the Design and Advertising Departments Portfolio App as well as the creation of the Design and Advertising Departments.
He worked at CBS on various shows includingThe Early Show, CBS Morning News, Time Magazine Person of the Century, Grammy Countdown and 60 Minutes. His 2007 documentary film, Recognized has been screened in Israel, Europe, the U.S. and Canada.