I. Javier Ameijeiras ’05 contributed to a projects that was a winner at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards.
Ameijeiras said he was taken back when he found out a project he worked on as assistant art director, the opening titles of HBO’s Bored to Death, won an Emmy in the category of Outstanding Main Title Design.
“I did not find out until almost a year later when I was congratulated by a designer,” he said. “I was caught off guard and had to go online to confirm it.”
Since studying at MICA, Ameijeiras has worked on 19 films and 11 television shows. In that time, he has contributed to two Emmy-winning art departments and three Oscar-nominated films.
“MICA gave me time and a foundation to better my skills, and the Student Activities and Admissions Offices taught me the business skills I need to thrive as an entrepreneur,” Ameijeiras said.