ANA PÉREZ LÓPEZ

+1 323 922 9518 // anaperezlopezanimation@gmail.com // www.anaperezlopez.com

 

MFA IN EXPERIMENTAL ANIMATION

MA IN INTERNATIONAL JOURNALISM

GRADUATE IN JOURNALISM + FILM AND DIGITAL MEDIA

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

[September 2018] USA

CALARTS/ POST GRADUATE TEACHING FELLOWSHIP

Adjunct teacher in the Film Video Program teaching graphic design 

References: lpierce@calarts.edu

 

[2015-2018] SPAIN + USA

FREELANCE ANIMATOR

KCET/LOST LA -- Animator

Episode nominated to Best Culture/History Production in the 70th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards

References: eliaurquiza@gmail.com

YOROKOBU/ART MAGAZINE -- Animator

References: marcus.hurst@gmail.com

UNWOMEN/HEFORSHE -- Animator

References: elizabeth.nyamayaro@unwomen.org

As part of the CalArts UN Women Animation course

 

[October 2014] SPAIN

FUNDACIÓN SGAE/ART FOUNDATION 

Journalist, graphic designer and community manager

References: sdelamarca@sgae.es

 

[October 2013-June 2014] CHILE

AGENCIA EFE Chile/NEWS AGENCY

 Journalist at the international office of Santiago de Chile

References: manuelfuentes@efe.es

Sponsored by Fundación La Caixa

 

[October 2012-June 2013] SPAIN

AGENCIA EFE/ NEWS AGENCY 

Journalist in the art department of EFE Madrid

References: agfrancisco@efe.es

Sponsored by Fundación La Caixa

 

[April 2012-June 2013] USA

DIGITAL ARTS RESEARCH CENTER [UCSC]/ UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA (SANTA CRUZ)

Animator at Last Day of Freedom, nominated to an Oscar for Best Documentary  in the 2016 edition of The Academy Awards

References: hjdee@earthlink.net

 

[February 2012-June 2012] USA

LEAÑO’S ANIMATION / ANIMATION STUDIO

Illustrator and animator for DNN: Dead Conversations on Art and Politics and Frontera

References: jleanos@ucsc.edu

 

ACADEMICS

[September 2015-May 2018] USA

CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF THE ARTS/MASTER

Master in Experimental Animation

GPA: 3,98

Sponsored by Fundación La Caixa + United Plankton Animation Scholarship

+ The International Animated Film Society ASIFA-HOLLYWOOD (AEF Scholar 2016)

 

[October 2013-June 2014] SPAIN

UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL DE EDUCACIÓN A DISTANCIA [UNED]/MASTER

Master in International Journalism UNED-EFE

Sponsored by Fundacioón La Caixa

 

[September 2008-June 2013] SPAIN

UNIVERSIDAD CARLOS III DE MADRID / DEGREE IN JOURNALISM

Average grade: 8,7/10 [Fourth of the class]

Distinction of excellence from La Comunidad de Madrid, 2010-2011

 

[September 2008-June 2013] SPAIN

UNIVERSIDAD CARLOS III DE MADRID / DEGREE IN FILM AND DIGITAL MEDIA

 Average grade: 8,8/10 [Third of the class]

Distinction of excellence from La Comunidad de Madrid, 2012-2013

 

[September 2011-June 2012] USA

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA / EXCHANGE PROGRAM 

Film and Digital Media Program 

Average grade: 9,58/10 (A+)

 

[September 1993-June 2008] SPAIN

THE ENGLISH MONTESSORI SCHOOL / EDUCATION

Bilingual education in English

First of the 2008 promotion 

First Year of College sponsored by the Spanish  Ministry of Education

 

SKILLS

[Digital]

Fluent in the use of 2D and 3D animation software

Adobe After Effects, Adobe Animate, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe In Design, Adobe Premiere

 Cinema 4D, Unity, ProTools, TV Paint

[Languages]

English: Bilingual (C2)

CPE (Certificate of Proficiency in English)/CAE (Certificate in Advanced English) 

IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education)/TOEFL IBT (103)

French: B1

SWISS INSTITUTE CHILE-2013

INTENSIVE SUMMER COURSE AT ALIANCE FRANÇAISE PARÍS-2010 IGCSE “French as a Third Language”-2008

Spanish: Native

 

WORKSHOPS

TYPOGRAPHY IN TITLE DESIGN/ Manija Emran -- CALARTS PRACTICUM -- 2018

STOP MOTION/ Stop Motion Workshop with Tim Allen -- 2015

ILLUSTRATOUR/ Emiliano Ponzi  and Liniers-- 2015

 

DISTINCTIONS

[2018] 

POST GRADUATE TEACHING FELLOWSHIP

The California Institute of the Arts awards graduating students to teach a class

 

[2017] 

UNITED PLANKTON SCHOLARSHIP

United Plankton Animation Scholarship funds part of the MFA tuition as part of the Name Awards

 

[2016] 

AEF SCHOLARSHIP

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-HOLLYWOOD

 

[2014] 

LA CAIXA FOUNDATION / SCHOLARSHIP

La Caixa Foundation grants a fellowship to carry out postgraduate studies at universities in North America