João Figueiredo
 ART DIRECTOR

About me


I’m a CG Artist, Graduated at L’institut Supérieur des Arts Appliqués (LISAA), Paris in 2D & 3D Animation, Motion Graphics, Visual Effects (VFX), Direction, Morphology,
Perspective, Motion, Acting, Design, Story-board, Color, Image Compositor…

I’ve been working on the Animation film industry and TV entertainment for more than 15 years in 2D & 3D Animation Studios & Publicity Agencies in
Paris, London and Lisbon.

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Experience


2018 Lisbon, Studio Merlin, VFX for Nivea “Boticcelli”.

2018 Lisbon, Studio Merlin, VFX for Nivea “Q10 Care Cushions 3 em 1”.

2018 Lisbon, Público, Motion Graphics for Montepio “15 em 1 serviço Máximo”.

2018 Lisbon, Mediapark, video editing for agency ERA.

2017 Lisbon, Studio Merlin, concept art and 2D animation for Mimosa.

2017 Lisbon, Lemon, promotional video concept, 3D motion graphics and 2D animation for “Cartoon Network Glow Party” teaser.

2017 Lisbon, Studio MediaPark, concept art, VFX, and motion graphics video for a Tv Series for “Ericeira World Surfing Reserve”.

2017 Lisbon, studio E-Motions Creative, promotional video editing and motion graphics for “Jerónimo Martins”.

2017 Lisbon, studio E-Motions Creative, project Leader in Post production, VFX and Compositing for TVI tv series “Inspector Max”.

2017 Lisbon, studio E-Motions Creative, video editing and motion graphics for MTV’s Tv show “Amplifica” C4 Pedro no Meo Arena.

2017 Lisbon, studio E-Motions Creative, project Leader in Post production, VFX and Compositing for Cinema and TVI tv series “JACINTA”.

2017 Lisbon, studio E-Motions Creative, concept Art and motion graphics promotional video for “IDEALMED”.

2016 Lisbon, studio E-Motions Creative, project Leader in Post production, VFX and Compositing for RTP’s tv series “Ministério do Tempo”.

2016 Lisbon, studio E-Motions Creative, Pre & Post Production for 2D Animation advertising video for “DMC Thermal Insulation”.

2016 Lisbon, studio E-Motions Creative, promotional videos editing and motion graphics for “APCER”.

2016 Lisbon, studio E-Motions Creative, video editing and motion graphics for MTV’s Tv show “Insomnia”.

2016 Lisbon, promotional video for Câmara Municipal de Lisboa”.

2015 Lisbon, 3D Jingle for Tv Channel BIGGS.

2015 Lisbon, concept art, motion graphics and animation for RTP’s Tv show “TREZE”.

2015 Lisbon, Tangerina advert for Galp Create Publicity contest 2015 // 2nd Place Award.

2015 Lisbon, Executive Producer / CEO / Founder of “E-Motions Creative”, animation studio.

2015 Lisbon, concept art and creation of a 3D motion graphics intro for “ThumbMedia”.

2014 London, studio “HRedsox”, Character Design, 2D environment artist.

2013 Paris, studio “Sacreblue”, Modeling, Shading, Lighting & Render for the 3D Production of “SIRENASHOW”.

2013 Paris, studio “Alphanim”, Creation of Story-board for the series “LANFEUST QUEST”.

2012 Paris, studio “Primitive Animation” Concept Art, Layout, Modeling, Shading, Lighting & Render for “Citröen” & “Continental” adverts.

2012 Paris, agency “Sekwana” Story-board & Concept Art for the label “Entremont”.

2011 Paris, agency  “Sekwana”, Characters  Design & Backgrounds for the label “Pelforth”.

2011 Paris, company “BETC” Illustration, Character Design for the label “Belin”.

2011 Paris, Illustration, Character Design, Backgrounds & Layout for an Android App, named “Les Suricats”.

2011 Paris, studio “Cyber Group Studio” Texture Leader for the Animation series “Zoo” a co-production between “Cyber Group Studio” & “Disney Channel Animation”.

2011 Paris, studio “Sabotage” project “Belin” Character Design, Story-board, Layout, Backgrounds & 2D Animation for the label “Belin”.

2010 Paris, studio “View”, project “Asian Cup 2011” Design & Layout, Image Treatment, Motion Design, Rendering.

2010 Paris, studio “NoBrain” & “Sabotage” Story-board & Layout for the label “Les Delice Days” for “TF1″.

2009-2010 Paris, studio “Blue Spirit Animation” Creation of 3D elements, Props Texturing, Backgrounds & 3D Characters for the animation series titled “Les P’tites Poules”

2008-2009 Paris, studio“MagicLab” worked for the labels “Peugeot” & “SNCF”.

2008-2009 Paris, participation on a full 3D trailer titled “VG Quantum” creating 3D Modeling, Texturing & Matte Painting.

2005-2006 Lisboa, studios “OH!!! Productions” & “Excaliburanimation” worked as traditional Animator & Clean up for a feature film titled “Piñatas”.

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Skills


Adobe Photoshop • Adobe Premiere • Adobe After Effects • Adobe Animate • Adobe Illustrator • Adobe Indesign • Final Cut Pro • Autodesk Maya • Autodesk 3DS Max • Zbrush • Autodesk Combustion • Crater software CTP • TV Paint • Mental Ray • V-ray.

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Services


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