Shanth Enjeti

Shanth (sh-ôn-th) Enjeti is a narrative and sequential artist, who has been teaching at RISD for more than a decade. He also teaches in the Illustration and Foundation departments at Montserrat College of Art. He has worked as an illustrator, designer, lecturer and consultant for a variety of clients both international and domestic, from IPGRI in Rome to Quarto Publishing in London, and from DreamWorks Animation in California to Hasbro in his home state of Rhode Island. Enjeti’s work has also been featured in several books on the field of art and design, and he has lectured on character design theory at MIT, Wellesley College, Microsoft Games, Turbine Inc. and Hasbro.

Enjeti lives in historic Bristol, RI with his wife Lauren and their twins Aidan and Priya. He has a studio in the nearby town of Warren where he continues to create narrative paintings and write and illustrate sequential art.

  • BFA, Rhode Island School of Design


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