RESUME

2D, stop-motion and 3D animator, pro-efficient in concept art, matte-painting and storyboard.

Awarded the Best Short Animation Prize at the Festival of Toulouse “Imagine Now” (2010) and Best Music Video at MedFF (2018). Multiple time awarded laurel of merit for Best Short Animation from 2015 to 2018 and selected for IndieWise Festival 2018 Rewarded with the SVA Dusty Festival Preproduction Grant on fall 2012 

Expert in After Effect and Photoshop. General film/animation/video game making abilities. Experienced in art development, directing and managing.

School Work

• 10/2010 to 05/2011: Animation Workshop for the Abbaye of Fontevraud – Project “ Momento Tree”

Duties: Create a little animation to present to the visitor the story of the Abbaye of Fontevraud

• 02/2009: Animator teaser for the Festival of Clermont-Ferrand
Duties: Create an animated advertisement for the Short Movie Festival of Clermont Ferrand

Experience

Professional Work

CLAYMANIAK STUDIO 

Concept artist

  • Conception and development of visual universe and character designs for the long feature movie “Tao” and short animation “Flocky” (in production)

ONISHI GALLERY

Graphic designer

  • Design of their new website “Popup Chelsea”, direction and conception of their promotional campaign.

  • Design and conception of their catalogue for Asia Week.

  • Conception of the promotional campaign for the exhibition “The Wonderverse of Polykanten” (animation video, street banner, postcard, etc.)

 

INKBOARD

Animator

  • Concept and creation of the title introduction for the tutorial series for the phone app “Animatic”, in collaboration with Adobe Corp.

 

ROKITT DINAMIX

Backrgound designer

  • Design the new backgrounds and pucks' set for the mobile game "Puxer"

PLYMPTOONS STUDIO

Animator / Background assistant.

  • Desing the plaette of color of the feature "Revengeance"; new Bill Plymptons up-coming long feature film 

DEEP FOCUS 

Animator / digital designer

  • Design 2 Ruffles© commercial concept for Canadian Edition and Ridgiculous campaigns

  • Produced 2 video for Nestle Water© posted on Facebook and Instagram

  • Develop new visual for San Pellegrino© One ingredient (viewed by thousands web users)

  • Design the start-up game for the new Instagram page: San Pellegrino© Fruit Beverage.

 

NOISE NEW YORK                                                                                                           

Animator / Digital designer

  • Lead animator for Intel© Vines campaign. Help to double the number of flowers in 6 months

  • Build and manage the animation department and team in Noise New York agency

  • Main illustrator for Samsung© Curved TV Facebook campaign. Rise the followers’ number up to 6 million, doubling the number expected in half of the time estimated.

INVISIBLEFILMS

Concept artist

  • Help to build the key picture of the studio upcoming long feature film

  • Concept art this film presentation poster, putting in one picture the essence of the full story

  • The pitch visual helps the director, Michael Robi, to convince producer to finance his film

AUGENBLICK STUDIO           

Intern animator

  • Arrowbics for MAD cartoon Network (S4 Ep24)                             

  • TI&Tiny: The Family Hustle - Special Holydays (S3 Ep19)     

GAMATRON  

Co-art director / concept artist / VFX animator

  • Hired to do material research for “Gamatron” project, and ended up becoming the co-art director of the project for nailing the exact visual of the film, changing the initial directors’ view

  • Help to concept the final visual universe and the costume of “Gamatron”.

 

FOREST PICTURE EDITION               

Motion Graphic designer

  • animate illustration for an interactive computer children’s book​

 

2014-2018

2016-2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018

 

2016

2016

 

 

 

 

2015

 

 

 

 

2014

2015

2013

Broadcast on 25/11/2013

Broadcast on 17/12/2013

2011

 

 

 

 

 

2011

Independent Work

“THE WONDERVERSE OF POLYKANTEN”  by Armel OENN

Director

  • Direction and creation of "The wonderverse of Polykanten", an animated short presenting the Universe of the artist Naoya.

  • The movie was used for the promotional campaing of mr. Naoya solo exihibition in New York, then exhibited along Mr. Naoya work in the museum during the exhibition period. 

 

“ZOMBIES'NIGHT OUT”  by Armel OENN

Director

  • Animated short for the Super Bowl Doritos contest. 

“PANDORA”  by Armel OENN

Director

  • In re production for the preparation of the animated series “Pandora Beyond the Endless World”

 

“YOU'll BE A MAN”  by Armel OENN

Director

  • In re-production for the preparation of the animated series “The Namos Cycle”

“LES CENDRES DE VERRE” by KARKWA

2D Animator, Compositor animator

Company: Watch Your Steps

Director: Nat Le Scouarnec

  • On a live action video, add animation of constructing building and cartoon plants to creat a music clip for the documentary on the Canadian music band Karkwa.

  • The video was internationally broadcasted and met a success among the art -documentary of the year. 

  • "Les Chemins de Verre" earned the Polaris Award.

 

“4 OCLOCK” by Armel OENN

Director

  • Best Short Animation Prize at the Festival of Toulouse “Imagine Now” (2010)

  • Best Music video for MedFF (2017)

  • Best Animated Short selection for Widescreen Festival (2018)

  • Official selection for Indiwise Festival (2018)

  • Awarded with 6 laurels of merit in several international festival such as ANNY Fest and CHICO Festival (2015-2016)

  • Used in two episode of the German series "All About Lucy" (2010)

  • Sold to Amazon direct diffusion (2018)

“Illusion” by Victor CHEA        

Assistant Director

  • Negotiate price with army supply store, shooting authorisation with public and private location

  • Scoot and manage the produciton team.

 

2018

 

 

2016

 

 

 

2013

2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

2010

2010

 

 

 

 

2008

SCHOOL

SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS (New York) - BFA in animation                                         

  • Named on the Dean’s List for High Academic Performance

 

ENSAD (Paris) – MFA in animation and film directing                                        

  • Awarded by the European Scholarship

NOTRE DAME DE SION - Hight School A Level (Specialty Literature) 

  • Mention "Good"

  • Congratulation of the Jury for the writting of  "Margot", an epistolary novel picture the Chili dictatorship under General Pinochet.

2002-2013

 2007-2012

2005

SKILLS AND ABILITIES

​• Animation

  • Animation 2D (computer and traditional), stop motion (paint, paper cut, puppet)

  • Flash, TV paint, Toon Boom Harmony, After Effects, 3D Smax, Maya

 

• Illustration/ mattepainting

  • Digital art, oil painting, engravure, photo, comics drawing, storyboarding

  • Background, characters and fashion design, 

  • Art concepting, pitching​​, mattepainting 2D and 3D

 

• Graphic Design/ Multimedia

  • Photoshop, Illustrator, Corel Painter

  • Pro Tools, Sound Booth, Audacity 

  • Word, Excel, InDesign

 

  • Dragon Stop motion, Ernest

  • Final Cut, Premiere

  • Zbrush

​• Film production

Management, Art and film direction

Research, set Scout

​• Sound

Sound recording and editing

Voice acting​

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​• Writing

​Play, short, long and series scripts 

Translation

• Computer operator: Mac and PC

LANGUAGE

​• English    

 • French       

• Spanish (reading and listening)    

• Japanese (beginner)    

​• Old greek (translation and reading)