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Javier Barriola

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Javier Barriola




Javier​ ​Barriola

Personal​ ​Information

Date​ ​of​ ​Birth:​ ​May​ ​11th​ ​1985 Address:​ ​Rafael​ ​Barret​ ​7989,​ ​Canelones,​ ​Uruguay Cell​ ​Phone:​ ​098​ ​3906​ ​05 Telephone:​ ​2601​ ​21​ ​83

Mail:​ ​javisbc@gmail.com

Vimeo​ ​:​ ​https://vimeo.com/user5150207/videos

ArtStation​ ​:​ ​https://www.artstation.com/artist/javisbc

Linkedin​ ​:​ ​https://www.linkedin.com/in/javier-barriola-49330748

Professional​ ​Profile Digital​ ​and​ ​Classic​ ​Animation,​ ​graduate​ ​from​ ​Animation​ ​Campus.​ ​Animation​ ​Workshop​ ​dictated by​ ​Manuel​ ​Cuchilla,​ ​instructor​ ​from​ ​CalArts​ ​(California​ ​Institute​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Arts)​ ​.​ ​6​ ​months​ ​of​ ​working experience​ ​performing​ ​diverse​ ​tasks,​ ​among​ ​them​ ​illustrating​ ​storyboards​ ​and​ ​concept​ ​art,​ ​3D modeling,​ ​texturing​ ​and​ ​animation.​ ​3​ ​years​ ​of​ ​data​ ​entry​ ​for​ ​a​ ​soccer​ ​website,​ ​updating​ ​data​ ​and statistics.​ ​Studied​ ​Biology​ ​at​ ​the​ ​Faculty​ ​of​ ​Science​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Republic​ ​for​ ​4​ ​years.​ ​My​ ​final​ ​project in​ ​Animation​ ​Campus,​ ​a​ ​short​ ​film​ ​called​ ​“Luz​ ​Mala”​ ​earned​ ​the​ ​highest​ ​recognition​ ​and​ ​i​ ​was awarded​ ​with​ ​a​ ​small​ ​scholarship.

Working​ ​Experience

March​ ​2006​ ​Liga​ ​Pre​ ​Veteranos​ ​De​ ​Futbol​ ​(www.lpvf.com) Responsibilities:​ ​Updating​ ​and​ ​entering​ ​information​ ​for​ ​the​ ​website February​ ​2010​ ​March​ ​2011​ ​​ ​/​ ​Wanako​ ​(http://www.wanako.tv/) Responsibilities​ ​:​ ​Employee​ ​for​ ​the​ ​art​ ​department​ ​,​ ​performing​ ​several​ ​tasks​ ​depending​ ​on​ ​the​ ​needs​ ​of the​ ​company
Principal​ ​Accomplishments: ●​ ​For​ ​the​ ​company​ ​Kalio,​ ​art​ ​development​ ​for​ ​their​ ​game​ ​Tri​ ​Defense​ ​2.​ ​Sketching​ ​almost​ ​500​ ​vehicles and​ ​buildings​ ​in​ ​photoshop.​ ​3D​ ​modeling​ ​of​ ​2​ ​vehicles,​ ​with​ ​their​ ​textures​ ​and​ ​animation​ ​done​ ​in Autodesk​ ​Maya. ●​ ​Responsible​ ​of​ ​animating​ ​liquids​ ​for​ ​the​ ​company​ ​LadySoft​ ​confidence​ ​in​ ​RealFlow ●​ ​Illustrated​ ​several​ ​storyboards​ ​for​ ​the​ ​commercial​ ​Superseba​ ​for​ ​the​ ​company​ ​BPS​ ​and​ ​for​ ​the company​ ​ACA.

April​ ​2013​ ​June​ ​2013​ ​/​ ​Buite​ ​Diseño​ ​Grafico​ ​y​ ​Audiovisual​ ​(http://buitre.tv/) ●​ ​Character​ ​Design,​ ​Painting ●​ ​Background​ ​Design,​ ​Painting

October​ ​2013​ ​May​ ​2015​ ​/​ ​Flash​ ​Gordon​ ​Classic ●​ ​Background​ ​Design​ ​,​ ​Cel​ ​painting https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BChNOWus2-8 February​ ​2015​ ​GameOlic

Tantra​ ​Rumble ●​ ​Character​ ​Animator ●​ ​Concept​ ​Artist

September​ ​2016​ ​November​ ​2016​ ​/​ ​Intense​ ​Creatures ●​ ​Concept​ ​Artist (​https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.gorilotron.intensecreatures&hl=en​) July​ ​2016​ ​September​ ​2016

●​ ​Animator​ ​The​ ​Dragon​ ​Spell​ ​(2016)​ ​Panama​ ​GrandPrix

October​ ​2016​ ​November​ ​2016​ ​​ ​/​ ​​http://www.cgfww.com/

● Animator​ ​Sparrow​ ​(2017)​ ​​CGF​ ​studio

Studies Studio​ ​Technique​ ​-​ ​Figure​ ​Drawing Ianimate​ ​-​ ​Feature​ ​Animation​ ​-​ ​Alumni Animation​ ​Campus​ ​–​ ​Digital​ ​Animation​ ​(​ ​March​ ​2009​ ​-​ ​December​ ​2010) Faculty​ ​of​ ​Science​ ​–​ ​Bachelor​ ​Degree​ ​in​ ​Biological​ ​Science​ ​(March2004​ ​–​ ​December​ ​2008) ​ ​Colegio​ ​Jesús​ ​María​ ​–​ ​Montevideo​ ​–​ ​High​ ​School​ ​Harwood​ ​School​ ​–​ ​School

Languages English​ ​: Fluid​ ​orally​ ​and​ ​written​ ​First​ ​Certificate​ ​in​ ​English​ ​(University​ ​Of​ ​Cambridge)​ ​TOEFL​ ​Basic​ ​French Additional​ ​Information Computer:​ ​Photoshop,​ ​Autodesk​ ​Maya,​ ​Z​ ​Brush,​ ​Real​ ​Flow,​ ​Premier,​ ​Word Hobbies​ ​:​ ​Tennis,​ ​Kickboxing,​ ​play​ ​Guitar Reference

Jason​ ​Ryan Head​ ​of​ ​Character​ ​Animation​ ​at​ ​Ianimate​ ​jasonryananimation@gmail.com

Robb​ ​Pratt Artist​ ​Walt​ ​Disney​ ​Studios​ ​RobbPrattjra@gmail.com

Matias​ ​Pereyra Art​ ​Director​ ​Gameolic​ ​​ ​​matiaspereyra132@gmail.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/mat%C3%ADas-pereyra-83152a86/

Gonzalo​ ​Denis Lead​ ​Animator​ ​Gameolic​ ​​ ​​https://www.linkedin.com/in/gonzalodenis/

Gerardo​ ​Kononovas Lead​ ​Modeller​ ​Gameolic https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerardo-kononovas/


  • Animation
  • Concept Art
  • Drawing
  • Illustration
  • Modeling
  • Sculpting
  • Animation, Concept, Modeling
  • Updated 3 years ago

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