Motion Design Grads Win Emmy!

Motion Design Grads Win Emmy!

A huge round of applause for two Ringling College Motion Design grads who won an Emmy Award this weekend!

Picture of Counterpart team award winners

For their work on Counterpart, Jake Ferguson (MD, ’16) and Kiyoon Nam (MD, ’18) took home the Emmy for Outstanding Main Title Design at the 70th Creative Arts Emmy Awards this past weekend. The two-night award ceremony took place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. 

Congratulations to the entire Counterpart team!


Counterpart • Starz
Gilbert Films and Anonymous Content in association with MRC
Karin Fong, Creative Director
Jake Ferguson, Lead Animator/​Designer
Felipe Carvalho, Designer
Kiyoon Nam, Animator/Compositor
Zach Kilroy, Editor

According to the Television Academy, “The Creative Arts Emmy Awards honor outstanding artistic and technical achievement in a variety of television program genres, guest performances in weekly series, as well as exceptional work in the animation, reality and documentary categories.”

A telecast of the 70th Creative Arts Emmy Awards will air Saturday, Sept. 15 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on FXX.

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