Born in Milan (Italy), she developed an early passion for Fine Arts, Graphic Design and Animation. After graduating and earning a Bachelor of Arts in Digital Film Making through SAE Institute Milan and the Middlesex University in London, she started working as a freelance Motion Graphics Designer, Illustrator and Animator for multiple studios with the goal of matching my technical abilities to her restless creative mind. While gaining more experience, she discovered that her true passion was found in concepting , designing and directing for motion. In 2013/14, She was part of Ubisoft Milan’s team on the production of the videogame “Just Dance 2015”, and by the end of the same year she moved to Minneapolis, MN, to pursue her career as an Art Director at Gasket Studios.
As of 2016, she lives and works as an Art Director in New York City at Gentleman Scholar.
Cristina’s Website: www.cristinabarna.com/
Gentleman Scholar: www.gentlemanscholar.com/