Faculty / School of Media, Culture & Design

Nick Peterson

Adjunct Faculty, Department of Filmmaking

Nick Peterson grew up watching MTV, Sci-Fi films, anime from Blockbuster Video, and playing video games. He graduated from the Experimental Animation program at CALARTS, and after many years producing awesome visual effects, he transitioned into full time writing and directing. Nick’s films have been screened in festivals such as SUNDANCE, and SXSW. His award-winning music videos have garnered tons… like way over a hundred million views. Nick is also the Co-Founder of Joker Greeting Card. He currently lives in Los Angeles, but he hopes to live in a castle with a moat someday.


Experimental Animation Program, CALARTS