Art Director, Director, Illustrator, Animator, Author, and Fine Artist.
Rohitash Rao has co-created and illustrated 7 children’s books published by Harper Collins, made an animated TV pilot for 20th Century Fox and has had 9 solo shows as a fine artist. Oh, and he’s art directed and directed award-winning ads and short films.
He graduated with a BfA from the Art Center College of Design in advertising and worked at agencies such as BBDO, TBWA/Chiat Day, Fallon, Cliff Freeman & Partners and Saatchi and Saatchi.
Some of his most notable clients have been Taco Bell, Little Caesars Pizza, Staples, Toyota, Energizer and Playstation.
His work has garnered prestige from the One Show, D&AD, the Clios, Cannes, Communication Arts and AICP. He was a creative director at the SyFy Channel and has been a commercial director/animator for over 15 years.
His animated short films have played in over 25 film festivals around the world, have been written up in Rolling Stone and Entertainment Weekly and have aired on Comedy Central.