The Traveler // A Muscovite, raised as a Milanese, now living between Los Angeles and Madrid. If I'm not at a studio, I am on a road trip, standing on some mountain, or near a river taking pictures of bears... or cows. I proudly bring my passion for nature and world traveling into my work; be it through shape, color, layout, texture or attitude.
The Designer // I specialize in motion design. Boards, research and concept are the reason I love my work. I offer a range of services including concept, design, animation and editing, allowing me to follow a project from beginning to end.
The Team // Throughout the years my career has allowed me to form links with a wide range of artists. For projects with a wider range of needs, I can provide you with team.  Bringing together print and motion designers, photographers, sound and video editors, I can provide you with a whole package of  work.
CURRICULUM VITAE
EDUCATION:
2011, Graphic Design, BFA with Honors, Art Center College of Design, PASADENA/USA
2007, Graphic Design, Candidate for BS, Northeastern University, BOSTON/USA
2005, Literature, International Baccalaureate Diploma, American School of Milan, MILAN/ITALY
EXPERIENCE:
2011 - 2020, Freelance Graphic Designer/Director, LOS ANGELES/USA
2019 - 2020 Jury Member, A' Design Awards, COMO/ITALY
2010 Graphic Design Intern, The Famous Group, LOS ANGELES/USA
2007 - 2008, Graphic Design Intern, Italdesign Giugiaro, TURIN/ITALY
2004 - 2005, Graphic Designer, WWF, MILAN/ITALY
AWARDS:
2015 Bass Awards Bronze - Animator at Plucky LLC for "Spy" Main Title Animation.
2014 Promax BDA North America Promotion, Marketing and Design Awards - Designer/Animator at Mfactor Inc. for Sports Program and Opening Titles Yes Network Brooklyn Nets
2012 New York Sports Emmys - Design/Animation at Mfactor Inc. for YES Network Brooklyn Nets Open and YES Network Graphics.
EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS:
2019, Art Director, Night of Ideas, Natural History Museum, LOS ANGELES/USA
2017, Guest Speaker, Show and Tell for Type 4 Class, Art Center College of Design, PASADENA/USA.
2010, "Motion Connect", Art Center College of Design, Pasadena CA, USA
2007, “Pulling Strings”, The Revolving Museum , Lowell, MA, USA
AFFILIATIONS:
2010, AIGA, CA/USA
LANGUAGE:
English - Native
Italian - Native
Russian - Native
French - Elementary 
Spanish - Elementary
Publications
Press
2020, “Graphic Design Trends for 2020”, Crello, https://crello.com/blog/graphic-design-trends-2020/, December, LOS ANGELES/USA
2019, "Dr. Jones and the l.A. Baroque to perform “in nomine terra calens,” (in the name of a warming earth): the music of climate change”, Dr Lucy Jones Center, http://drlucyjonescenter.org/news/night-of-ideas/, February, LOS ANGELES/USA
2018, "ESPECIAL: La dama del diseño gráfico”, Dessignare, https://www.dessignare.com/2018/01/la-dama-del-diseno-grafico-el-ogorodova.html , January, LOS ANGELES/USA
2018, "Spotlight On Motion Graphic Designer El Ogorodova” Huffington Post, https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/spotlight-on-motion-graphic-designer-el-ogorodova_us_5a4e1ac7e4b06cd2bd03e4e1 , January, LOS ANGELES/USA
2018, "A Milanese designer from Los Angeles” Tità Bijoux, https://www.titabijoux.com/2018/01/06/milanese-designer-from-los-angeles/ , January, MILAN/ITALY
2017, "An interesting interview with motion graphics designer El Ogorodova”, Buzzfeed, https://www.buzzfeed.com/shopno99/an-interesting-interview-with-motion-graphics-desi-35uxx?utm_term=.ur1nXMGBv#.avWqxMlER, December, LOS ANGELES/USA
2017, "The Eye Catching Work of El Ogorodova”, C&F Mag, http://www.cnfmag.com/celebrity/eye-catching-work-el-ogorodova/, December, LOS ANGELES/USA
2017, "The Entertainment Industry From A Female Perspective” She Simply, https://shesimply.com/entertainment-industry-from-female-perspective/, December, LOS ANGELES/USA
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