Hello!
Everyone calls me Tika, and I’m a Story Artist for animation.

Frequently moving around, I have worked for studios in the Los Angeles area, Bristol and London, etc. on feature film and TV series projects.

Sometimes I play with a used Canon AE-1 and Instax mini


Write me at      k.mediani (a) gmail.com




WORK/CLIENTS

AARDMAN ANIMATIONS 
Story Artist - “A WINTER’S TALE from SHAUN THE SHEEP”
Story Artist - “SHAUN THE SHEEP THE MOVIE: FARMAGEDDON” feature film
Additional Story Artist - “EARLY MAN” feature film
Story Artist - “SHAUN THE SHEEP SERIES 5” TV series
Additional Story Artist - “SHAUN THE SHEEP: FARMER’S LLAMAS” TV special
Sketch Artist - commercial pitch

AXIS STUDIOS
Story Artist - Unannounced feature animated film

NICKELODEON ANIMATION STUDIOS
Storyboard Revisionist/Artist - “SHIMMER AND SHINE” TV series
Freelance Storyboard Artist - “SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS” TV series

WATERSHIP DOWN TELEVISION PRODUCTION
Storyboard Artist - BBC's & Netflix's “WATERSHIP DOWN“ mini series

CINÉSITE
Storyboard Artist - “HAROLD LLOYD (Untitled)” feature (in development)

FRAMESTORE
Storyboard & Concept Artist - Unannounced project

BLINKINK
Storyboard Artist - Commercial

VINTATA
Storyboard Artist - Unannounced feature project

GUTSY MEDIA
Character Design, Storyboard - “MOOMINVALLEY” TV series

CARTOON NETWORK
Storyboard Revisionist, Additional - “STEVEN UNIVERSE” TV series

BENTO BOX ENTERTAINMENT | ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCES
Character Design, Background & Storyboard Intern - “BOB’S BURGERS” TV series

TITMOUSE
Animator - “ZAC BROWN BAND: THE WIND” music video
Retake Animator - “RANDY CUNNINGHAM: 9TH GRADE NINJA” TV series
Model Design Clean-Up - “METALOCALYPSE: THE DOOM STAR REQUIEM” TV special
Animation, Clean-Up, Color - “CHINA, IL” TV series pilot
Clean-Up & Color - “BLACK DYNAMITE” TV series pilot
Clean-Up Animator - “WINNIE THE POOH” pilot (shelved)

EARTH OBSERVATORY OF SINGAPORE
Freelance Illustrator - “MERAPI INTERACTIVE” e-book


EXHIBITION/PUBLICATIONS/AWARDS
The EMILE Awards 2017 - Best Storyboard in a TV/Broadcast Production ‘Shaun the Sheep 5’
2017 Steven Universe: Art & Origins” USA
2016 ‘The Advanced Jazz Ensemble with the Climate Changes Sculpture Group’ Michigan USA
2015 ‘Street Museum Exhibition: part of “Mobile Architecture: Yona Friedman”’ Power Station of Art Museum, Shanghai PRC
2015 Group Show “We are all looking for Astronauts” WE, Shanghai PRC
2014 ‘The First Los Angeles Indonesian Film Festival’ by Nylon Indonesia magazine, Indonesia
2010 NewFilmmakers’ “Stage 5” for Television, USA
2010 Animation World Network: ‘Animation Block Party Releases Line-up’


ART RESIDENCIES
Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai PRC
Lijiang Studio, Yunnan PRC


AWARDS
2013 Matt Groening Initiative Recipient, California
2013 Card Walker Motion Picture Fellowship, California
2013 Vincent E. DeFrances Scholarship in Animation, California
2012 Telluride Film Festival FilmLAB Fellows, Colorado
2011 Excellent Works - Division II: “CG Animation Theater “– ASIAGRAPH, Tokyo, Japan
2010 Winner, Best Animation - HelloFest, Jakarta, Indonesia
2010 Finalist - Anima Mundi Web & Cell Contest, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


EXPERIENCE/VOLUNTEER
Juror, Northwest Animation Festival, Oregon 2013 - 2018
Juror, ASIFAC Animation Festival 2018, Atlanta, GA (US)
SubCommittee, SIGGRAPH Real-Time Live! 2014, Vancouver BC
Mentor, SIGGRAPH S3 and MentorMe