Hi hello,
Rafael d'Almeida here.
I’m a versatile multimedia artist,
film-maker and designer. I recently relocated to NYC from Berlin, Germany, where I graduated my BA in Visual Communication at the Universität der Künste Berlin in the spring of 2021, with a focus on Design of the Moving Image.
Do feel free to get in touch. <3

{website sincerely coded by yours truly}




Hi hello,
Rafael d'Almeida here.
I’m a versatile multimedia artist,
film-maker and designer. I recently relocated to NYC from Berlin, Germany, where I graduated my BA in Visual Communication at the Universität der Künste Berlin in the spring of 2021, with a focus on Design of the Moving Image.
Do feel free to get in touch. <3

{website sincerely coded by yours truly}

[VIDEO REEL 2024]

Selected video work.

    PROJECTS:
1.  PUFULETI: ACCESSO ALL'OBLIO
2.  IT'S PAUL WAAK TATTOO
3.  SPECTRUM X NEW BALANCE: I.T.S
4.  MSGM X CRASH BAGGAGE
5.  PUFULETI: DOPO SOLE
6.  DO!!YOU!!!RADIO
7.  JAALO X USUAL
8.  Pingu_C4D_test
9.  JELLYFISH
10. KUBA102 & UNCLE F: PATTE

MUSIC: "Lost in Cyberspace" by Downhill2k01.

Rafael d'Almeida © 2024

[VIDEO REEL 2024]

Selected video work.

    PROJECTS:
1.  PUFULETI: ACCESSO ALL'OBLIO
2.  IT'S PAUL WAAK TATTOO
3.  SPECTRUM X NEW BALANCE: I.T.S
4.  MSGM X CRASH BAGGAGE
5.  PUFULETI: DOPO SOLE
6.  DO!!YOU!!!RADIO
7.  JAALO X USUAL
8.  Pingu_C4D_test
9.  JELLYFISH
10. KUBA102 & UNCLE F: PATTE

MUSIC: "Lost in Cyberspace" by Downhill2k01.

Rafael d'Almeida © 2024

[INNOVATION THROUGH SCARCITY]

Video for SPECTRUM & Steiner&Wolińska’s collaborative project INNOVATION THROUGH SCARCITY supported by Newbalance, filmed and edited by me for SPECTRUM's Instagram, website and in-store, floor-to-ceiling, LED screens.

„Set designers and all-rounders Steiner&Wolińska hosted a plastic waste collection on the Ticino river and a workshop to create handcrafted artifacts“.

Direction, Camerawork, Video-editing, Sound-design, Post-producion: Rafael d'Almeida.
Analog photographs: Toni Brugnoli.

Rafael d'Almeida & SPECTRUM © 2023

[MSGM X CRASH BAGGAGE]

Three instagram shorts for MSGM's collaboration with CRASH BAGGAGE, produced to tease and accompany three campaign photographs by Kyle Berger.

CHAPTER 1: "The Encounter"
[VIDEO-PHOTO]

CHAPTER 2: "The Date"
[VIDEO-PHOTO]

CHAPTER 3: "The Goodbye"
[VIDEO-PHOTO]

Concept: Federico Franco, Rafael d'Almeida.
Camerawork, Video-editing, Post-production: Rafael d'Almeida.
Sound-design: Rafael d'Almeida, Federico Cavalli.

MSGM & CRASH BAGGAGE© 2023

[ACCESSO ALL'OBLIO]

Music Video for Pufuleti and WunTwo. Released July 29th 2023.

EPILEPSY TRIGGER WARNING

Direction, Camerawork, Video-editing, Post-producion, Type-design: Rafael d'Almeida.

Rafael d'Almeida & Giuseppe Licata © 2023

[IT'S PAUL WAAK TATTOO]

Social-media AD for artist Paul Waak's newly lauched tattoo-artist career.

This video is intended for and best viewed on Instagram mobile: LINK

Writing, Direction, Camerawork, Video-editing, Post-production, Narration, Sound-design: Rafael d'Almeida.
Cast: Paul Waak, Jeronimo, Nihal Ünsal, Skkinz.

Rafael d'Almeida & Paul Waak © 2023

[NO NEED 2 COMMENT]

Limited-edition “MEGA FAN BOX” design for Monty Richtofen (formerly Maison Hefner)’s 2021 book: "No Need 2 Comment” published by Present Books.

Rafael d'Almeida & Monty Richtofen © 2021

[JAALO X USUAL]

Social media AD commissioned by Milan-based streetwear brand USUAL to promote the launch of their ceramic incense-holder in collaboration with Italian collectible-goods brand JAALO.

Writing, Direction, Camerawork, Video-editing, Post-production, Narration, Sound-design: Rafael d'Almeida.
Production: Francesca Giuliano, Rafael d'Almeida.
Cast: Richard Biasi, Federico Franco.

This video is intended for and best viewed on Instagram mobile: LINK

Rafael d'Almeida & USUAL-USUAL © 2023

[99 CANAL]

Digital flyers designed to promote events hosted by 99 CANAL, an artist-run non-profit initiative based in Chinatown, NYC.

Check out the website I built and designed for them.

Rafael d'Almeida & 99 CANAL © 2023

[DOPO SOLE]

Music Video for Pufuleti, WunTwo and Zutera. Released Nov 11. 2022.

Direction, Video-editing, Post-producion: Rafael d'Almeida.
Camerawork: Rafael d'Almeida, Giuseppe Licata.

Rafael d'Almeida & BAMBINI ENTERTAINMENT © 2022

[FERRAGAMO: LOOK BACK ANOUK]

Title Design for 'Look Back Anouk', a short film by directors Rocco Gurrieri and Irene Montini for Salvatore Ferragamo.

[Main Title: 00:06 - 00:15]
[Credits: 08:15 - 09:04]

Direction: Rocco Gurrieri, Irene Montini. Video-editing, Post-producion: Rocco Gurrieri.
Photography: Irene Montini.
Title Design: Rafael d'Almeida.

Salvatore Ferragamo © 2021

[TERRAFRANTA]

Misc Packaging Illustration and Graphic Design for Terrafranta, a small agricultural reality just outside of Florence, Italy

Rafael d'Almeida © 2022

[DO!!YOU!!!RADIO]

CGI logo re-design for Charlie Bones's DO!!YOU!!!RADIO (2D original logo on slide 2).

After years of hosting the “DO!!YOU!!! Breakfast Show” on NTS Radio, legendary Radio DJ Charlie Bones played his last show on the internet-radio station in August of 2021 and shortly thereafter launched his very own “DO!!YOU!!!RADIO”.

Rafael d'Almeida & DO!!YOU!!!RADIO © 2021

[C4D_test_2019]

Maxon Cinema 4D shenanigans.

Rafael d'Almeida © 2019

Tchaikovsky’s “Piano Conecrto n.1 in B Flat Minor, Op. 23 - 1. Allegro Non Troppo E Molto Maestoso” is performed by: Martha Argerich; Charles Dutoit: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

[PATTE]

Music video for KUBA102 and UNCLE-F produced as part of DOWNTOWN.­DESTRUCTION.­PRODUCTIONS.

Direction, Camerawork: Boris Dewjiatkin, Rafael d'Almeida.
Video-editing, Post-producion, Type-design: Rafael d'Almeida.

DOWNTOWN.­DESTRUCTION.­PRODUC­TIONS © 2020

[FUN FUN FACTS ZINE]

Illustrated, deisgned and printed "Fun Fun Facts" while attending Henning Wagenbreth's Illustration Class at UdK Berlin back in 2018.

Rafael d’Almeida © 2018

[JELLYFISH]

Made in lockdown using only a laptop and counterfeit apple headphones, Jellyfish attempts to explore the contrast between an overwhelming, stress-driven, everyday reality and the calming power of adopting a grander, broader perspective, caricatured here through a mix of scientific fact and new age spiritual cliché.

Writing, Narration, Direction, Video-editing, Post-production: Rafael d'Almeida.

Rafael d’Almeida © 2021

Music: "Ell of the Ow" by Scott Gailey.
Courtesy of Scott Gailey.