Peter Ahern is an award winning animator, illustrator and paper cut survivor living in Brooklyn, New York.

Having graduated from Pratt in ’09 with a BFA in Film/Animation, he has 10 years of freelance experience as a 2D animator, designer and story boarder on a wide variety of commercial projects for clients such as the NBA, Nike, Chobani, Nickelodeon, Showtime, MTV, Sephora and the X-Games. In addition, he’s had his short films screened at dozens of prestigious festivals, illustrations featured in prominent gallery exhibitions and has served on several film festival juries.

In his free time Peter loves to explore new places, watch cheesy horror flicks, talk about animals and fill his hollow leg with delicious food.

Chicago Bull's "Moment" spots

Chicago Bull's "Moment" spots

Over the past several years I’ve animated about a dozen Moment spots with //Kneeon for the Chicago Bulls/BMO Harris Bank. They’re quick, playful and have lovely design work by Chris Edser! We’ve just wrapped a new batch, the first of which is a Thanksgiving themed video featuring Jabari Parker:

Mercedes "Smart EQ" commercial

Mercedes "Smart EQ" commercial

Statoil: Flame

Statoil: Flame