ACADEMICS

[September 2015-June 2018] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF THE ARTS/MASTER Master in Experimental Animation

Sponsored by Fundación La Caixa
and The International Animated Film Society (AEF Scholar 2016)

[October 2013-June 2014] SPAIN

UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL DE EDUCACIÓN A DISTANCIA [UNED]/MASTER Master in International Journalism UNED-EFE

Sponsored by Fundación 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] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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
Elementary, Junior and High school and access to university [Bilingual education in English]
First of my promotion (Sponsored by the Ministry of Education)

WORK EXPERIENCE

[May 2016] SPAIN

YOROKOBU/ART MAGAZINE Animator
References: marcus.hurst@gmail.com

[October 2014] SPAIN

FUNDACIÓN SGAE/ART FUNDATION 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] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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

Animator at “Last Day of Freedom”, a film nominated to an Oscar for best documentary in the last edition of

The Academy Awards.

References: hjdee@earthlink.net

[February 2012-June 2012] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

LEAÑO’S ANIMATION / ANIMATION STUDIO
Illustrator and animator for “DNN: Dead Conversations on Art and Politics”, and “Frontera”
References: jleanos@ucsc.edu

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

ART RESIDENCIES

[August 2013] SWEDEN

RESIDENT AT NABBEBODA SKOLA-THE ART EFFECT Animation project about Harry Martinsson’s poems Exhibition at the public library of Olöfstrom

[July 2013] DENMARK

RESIDENT AT CRIR (Christiania Researcher in Residence) Documentary project about the Free City of Christiania

DISTINCTIONS

[2016] UNITED STATE OF AMERICA

AEF SCHOLARSHIP / SCHOLARSHIP

The International Animated Film Society

[2016] GERMANY

DOK LEIPZIG / INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM "Amarillo" official selection of the festival

[November 2016] MEXICO

LOCOMOCION / OFFICIAL SELECTION "Amarillo" official selection of the festival

[March 2014] SPAIN

GETAFE IN-CINEMA FESTIVAL / OFFICIAL SELECTION
"Los recuerdos sumergidos" short animation film projected inside “Miradas con futuro"

[May 2012] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL SANTA CRUZ CALIFORNIA/ AUDIENCE’S AWARD EXIT: 426/Documentary project directed by Irene Lusztig [ilusztig@ucsc.edu]

[May 2012] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL SANTA CRUZ CALIFORNIA BEST STUDENT FILM
EXIT: 426/ Documentary project directed by Irene Lusztig [ilusztig@ucsc.edu]

[May 2012] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL SANTA CRUZ CALIFORNIA / OFFICIAL SELECTION THE GOLD OF SAN FRANCISCO/Documentary animation

OTHER INTERESTS

DIGITAL/ Knowledge of illustration, 2D and 3D animation softwares and video and audio editing

Adobe Creative Suite//Dragon Frame//Cinema 4D//Blender//Final Cut//ProTools//Unity

STOP MOTION/ Stop Motion Workshop with Tim Allen – Estación del Diseño 2015 ILLUSTRATION/ “Illustrating from the ideas”: Workshop with Emiliano Ponzi-Illustratour 2015 FINE ARTS/ Annual course in El Enclave 2014- 2015
DRIVER’S LICENCE/reliable car