Mitchell Paone YG8

  • Current Location: New York, NY
  • Originally From: Kansas City, MO
  • Studio: DIA

Mitch Paone is the Founder and Creative Director of DIA, a branding and creative production studio based in SoHo NYC. His work is characterized by a synthesis of typography, graphic design, animation, film and music. Beyond his commercial career, Mitch is the pianist and bandleader of the jazz-funk group Non-Static as well as an exhibiting artist.

Portfolio Imagery:

  • Project 1 of 5


    Comprehensive brand identity program for augmented reality company Daqri.

  • Project 2 of 5

    Journey to Zero

    A short film commissioned by TBWA Digital Arts Lab and Nissan addressing climate change and a zero emissions future.

  • Project 3 of 5

    A Jazz Mind Through Type

    An ongoing series of typographic posters featuring quotes from jazz icons and renditions of their album titles.

  • Project 4 of 5

    Brooklyn Castle

    Main title design and animation for documentary Brooklyn Castle. Brooklyn Castle is a documentary about an inner-city public school that is home to the most winning junior high school chess team in the country. A series of deep public school budget cuts now threaten to undermine its hard-won success.


    Lead Animator: Jerry Liu

  • Project 5 of 5

    Monte Typeface

    Monte's nostalgic European sensibility provides an alternative to the existing condensed woodtype inspired fonts rooted in Americana. Monte McKinley is the middle weight typeface within the full Monte set.

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