Ivan Dario Barrera
Director de Arte e Ilustrador

– What’s your Nickname?

Ivan

– Where are you from?

Colombia

– Your years?

26

– What have you studied?

Graphic design

– How and when did you become an illustrator?

My parents always surrounded me with artistic activities when I was a boy, then I studied Graphic Design and there I discovered the profession of illustration and then in an editorial in which I made a layout, they gave me the first opportunity to illustrate a book.

– What have you worked before an artist?

I worked as a graphic designer in editorials.

-Where do you work and what are you working on at the moment?

In my house as a freelance artist, and I am currently mainly developing art for audiovisual products. And I also work on some personal projects of stories that I want to tell.

– Favorite and good artists for you?

Dice Tsutsumi , William Joyce ,Shaun Tan, Frédéric Pillot, Simon Varela , Carter Goodrich and many more

– Favorite drink?

Banana smoothie

– Favorite place?

In nature away from the sounds of the city.

– Favorite movie?

I have many favorite movies like Grave of the Fireflies, Forrest Gump, Zootopia, Schindler’s List and many more.

– Advice to young artists:

First draw a lot, get out of the comfort zone and never stop learning.

– Your strong side?:

Perseverance

– Behind strong side 😉

– Sports?

Futsal

– Links to your Portfolios:

Behance  |  Instagram  |  Facebook