Marcelo Garcia
Visual Development Artist

– What’s your Nickname?

I don’t have one.

– Where are you from?

Brazil

– Your years?

33

– What have you studied?

Design and animation

– How and when did you become an illustrator?

I started in the publishing market by accident, my first professional work as an illustrator was in an old magazine called “Vidas” but it had nothing to do with what I do nowadays After that I went through several magazines, worked a good time as a freelancer and after a long time I started working for some animation studios.

– What have you worked before an artist?

I worked briefly as an assistant designer in a magazine.

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

Currently, besides some work as a freelancer I have work for a Brazilian animation studio called Zombie Studio, I’ve been producing some animations for commercials and developing an initial production for a feature film.

– Favorite and good artists for you?

Andreas Deja (and some 90s animators), Dice Tsutsumi, Goro Fujita, Michael Kutsche

– Favorite drink?

Açai Juice

– Favorite place?

1- my bed 2- I ‘ve recently been to Cap d’Antibes, it’s a beautiful place.

– Favorite movie?

live action: Forest Gump and animation: Aladdin

– Advice to young artists:

If you have a dream, If you really like what you do, do a lot, study hard! and have fun outside your home at times.

– Your strong side?:

I think it’s my curiosity to know how things work, this has always led me through good paths in arts and in my life in general.

– Sports?

Soccer, Ping Pong, and Drums (is it a sport?)

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