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

Having graduated from Pratt Institute in ’09 with a BFA in Film/Animation, he currently freelances 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 in 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 nature, watch cheesy horror films, talk about cats and fill his hollow leg with delicious food.

Nickelodeon's "Mr. Sheep and Sleep Bear"

Nickelodeon's "Mr. Sheep and Sleep Bear"

I got to animate on this first episode of Alan Foreman's awesome Nickelodeon series "Mr. Sheep and Sleepy Bear", which premiered this week! Check it out below, cuz it's really, really great (plus this episode features a sassy cat)!

Chobani's "The Giving Tree" campaign

Chobani's "The Giving Tree" campaign