Resume



ALEJANDRA PEREZ GONZALEZ
#145 Av. Popocatepetl,  Mexico City. Mexico    55 48100940
aperez@c.ringling.edu            http://aleperezportfolio.blogspot.com

EDUCATION
Ringling College of Art and Design. Sarasota, FL. Major: Computer Animation BFA May 2014.
Gobelins. Paris, France. Character Animation Master class. Two-week summer course July 2011
Vancouver Film School. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Animation Certificate 2003.

ANIMATION  EXPERIENCE
-           Storyboard artist, HUEVO cartoon, Queretaro, México February 2017- present.
-           Character Design, Storyboard artist, Anima Estudios,  Mexico City November 2015 – February 2017.
-           Character Design, Storyboard artist, CS Group, Cuernavaca Morelos October 2015 _ April 2017.
-       Animation Apprentice, BRAZEN Animation, Dallas, TX, Spring 2015
Worked as part of the animation team, creating shots used in commercials for companies such as Chevy and Wholly Guacamole. 

-       Computer Animation, Ringling College of Art & Design, Sarasota, FL, Spring 2014
As part of a semester long senior thesis project, designed story, characters and background focusing on narrative and the animation principles to complete a two-minute film titled “Matrioshka”.
Utilizing Photoshop to create storyboards, character and environment design, as well as animated textures.
Created all the models and character animation using Autodesk Maya.

-       EcoFilm Festival, Mexico City. June 2011.
Involved in all aspects for the creation of a one minute animated short that promotes water conservation. Software used: Toon Boom Pencil Check.

COMPUTER SKILLS
-       Working knowledge in Autodesk Maya, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premier, Adobe Flash,  Adobe Animate , Toon Boom Harmony and Storyboard Pro.
-       Basic knowledge of Nuke, ZBrush and Pixar’s Renderman.


ART TECHNIQUES/ABILITIES
-       Storyboard artist. Traditional animation. Character and environment design.
-       Illustration and painting using traditional and digital media.
-       Skilled in 3D modeling, animation, lighting and compositing.
-       Languages: fluent in Spanish, English and intermediate knowledge of French.

AWARDS
-       Best of Ringling Juried Student show in 2014 for CA senior thesis “Matrioshka”
-      Animated short “Gotas de Esperanza” Winner of the 2011 EcoFilm Festival Scholarship 3D mx Mexico City. 
-       Animated Short “Fantasia Taurina” 2003 included in the book: Ideas for the Animated Short.