Cornel is an acclaimed motion designer and art director, having spent the last 17 years creating unique content for film, television and web. The graduate graphic designer specialised in 3D look development and experimental animation, blending 3D motion design, visual effects, and storytelling into contemporary semi-surrealistic shorts. His directing style always aims to be bold, ambitious and different.
Cornel also has a passion for education, has lectured on AV Design at the University of Applied Sciences Dusseldorf and held several workshops at the FMX Conference in Stuttgart.
After starting his freelance career in the Cologne region, Germany, he worked at the German headquarters of broadcasting giant Sky in Munich. Following the call to move to Australia in 2016, Cornel worked as a senior designer and creative manager for the animation studio Jumbla, based in South Melbourne. In October 2020, he re-entered the freelance market and is open for commissions.
His portfolio includes work from studios such as Future Deluxe, Antibody, Pixel, as well as from clients such as Panasonic,
Procter & Gamble, Toshiba, the European Space Agency, and Film Victoria,
Cornel is based in Melbourne, Australia.