MIT Institute of Design

Faculty Team

Asst. Prof. Sandesh Pawar


Asst. Prof. Sandesh Pawar

Animation Design

Sandesh Deepak Pawar has done his Bachelor’s Degree from D.G. Ruparel College in Commerce and Diploma in Animation and VFX from MAAC, Mumbai. He has done his specialization in 3D Modelling and Animation from Maximus, Mumbai in 2004. Simultaneously was working as an Assistant Art Director under Art Director C.B. More where he closely worked with Film Sets. He also participated in 2nd Annual 24FPS Animation Awards and won Best film in Pre-production segment.

Starting his Professional career with ‘2nz’ animation studio under the guidance of Mr. Bhimsain Khurrana and Mr. Kirit Khurrana as 3D Generalist.

He worked on many TV commercials like Kellogg’s Chocos, Whisper, SRMB Azar, 7Up, IFFI Logo, Heinz Tomato Ketchup, Peninsula’s Ashok Tower. In 2006, He moved to ‘TATA Elxsi Visual Computing Lab’ as Character Modeller. He was with Visual Effects and CGI team where he worked on many Hollywood and Bollywood film, TV Commercials, Title/Logo Animation and TV Series.

2007- Spider-Man 3 (animator)
2007- Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (animator) 
2007- Taare Zameen Par (animation department) 
2007- Ta Ra Rum Pum (background artist) 
2008- Iron Man (background artist) 
2008- Roadside Romeo (Character Modeller and Fur Artist) 
2008- Jodhaa Akbar (Background artist) 
2008- The Legend of Drona (animation department) 
2008- God Tussi Great Ho (animation and VFX Artist)
2008- Hari Puttar: A Comedy of Terrors (character designer) 
2010- Prince (prop designer) 
2012- Arjun: The Warrior Prince (character designer) 

TV Series
2008- Speed Racer: The Next Generation (Character Modeller)

TV Commercials
Boomer, Masafi, UTV Spotboy, PlanMan, Lux

In 2008, he joined ‘Beehive Studios’ as 3D Generalist and Project Head. He handled many Projects which includes TV Commercials, Architectural Visualisation, Educational and Explainer videos.

Major clients and Projects Names are: Micro Technologies Security System, Samartha Security System, Videocon Mobiles, Surat Municipal Corporation, CISF Airport Security Interactive video, Hindustan Uniliver-Pure it, WoodLand Shoes etc.

He has a passion to teach students who are willing to build their career in Animation or VFX. He trained the Team Members of Mumbai Doordarshan in 2010.

As a Professional Certified Trainer of Autodesk Maya and 3ds MAX, he was being involved in Training at MAAC, NICA (National Institute of Computer Arts) and Keerti Computers in Mumbai.