Digital artist/designer Nico Puertollano has been added to the staff of New York-based Rhinoceros Visual Effects and Design. Prior to joining the staff, Puertollano had worked for Rhinoceros and a number of other companies as an independent artist and designer. As a freelance artist with Rhinoceros, Puertollano worked on a variety of projects including the short animated film FROM THE 104TH FLOOR, commercials for Phoenix Mutual, Arbys and Bengay, as well as projects for Sony, USA Networks, Samsung Digital and others. Nico received his BFA in computer art from the School of Visual Arts after studying media studies and film at Hunter College. He has been featured in several fine art shows in the New York area and was a recent guest speaker for the NYC Motion Graphics Organization.