Since Aardman Nathan Love’s founding in 2007, Creative Director Anca Risca has served as a versatile talent for the design and animation studio. Risca originally joined Nathan Love as an Art Director, growing into her current role through years of hands-on experience. She possesses a natural and refined sense for combining visual styles, soul, and branding, to create unique and memorable stories. Her directorial credits include 2D/3D hybrid animated spots for Perdue and Saucony, 3D spots for Crayola and Oregon Lottery, as well as a successful 2D animated campaign for Sweet ‘N Low. Anca oversees the studio’s design, branding, and treatment process, and serves as an invaluable guiding eye in many of the company’s projects.
Alongside her work at ANL, Anca has taught at the School of Visual Arts, presented at the F5 Festival, and has been featured in multiple publications for her work. She is an avid lover of nature, cats, and grandpa jokes.