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.
Project 1 of 5
Comprehensive brand identity program for augmented reality company Daqri.
Project 2 of 5
A short film commissioned by TBWA Digital Arts Lab and Nissan addressing climate change and a zero emissions future.
Project 3 of 5
An ongoing series of typographic posters featuring quotes from jazz icons and renditions of their album titles.
Project 4 of 5
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'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.