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SEAN ECKOLS
VISUAL DEVELOPMENT

RESUME

ABOUT ME

I WAS BORN AND RAISED IN CARACAS, VENEZUELA, MOVED TO THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA IN 1982. I OBTAINED AN ASSOCIATE IN ARTS DEGREE IN COMMERCIAL ART AND ILLUSTRATION FROM COLLEGE OF SAN MATEO IN 1989 AND A BACHELORS OF FINE ARTS DEGREE IN ILLUSTRATION AND SCULPTURE FROM THE ACADEMY OF ART UNIVERSITY IN SAN FRANCISCO IN 1994.

FROM 1992 TO 1993, I LIVED AND WORKED IN ROME, ITALY UNDER THE TUTELAGE OF MASTER CONTEMPORARY FIGURE SCULPTOR MILTON HEBALD, WHO IS A THIRD GENERATION STUDENT OF AUGUSTE RODIN. IN ADDITION I HAVE HAD THE GOOD FORTUNE OF ASSISTING AND/OR APPRENTICING WITH SEVERAL OTHER PROFESSIONAL ARTISTS IN SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA.

MY CAREER AS A DIGITAL ARTIST BEGAN  IN 1995 WORKING FOR THE VIDEO GAME INDUSTRY IN AND AROUND SAN FRANCISCO. IN 1997 I RELOCATED TO LOS ANGELES TO WORK FOR WALT DISNEY ANIMATION STUDIOS, DREAMWORKS ANIMATION, SONY PICTURES ANIMATION AS WELL AS VARIOUS OTHER ANIMATION STUDIOS AS PRODUCTION DESIGNER, ART DIRECTOR AND VISUAL DEVELOPMENT ARTIST.

I STILL CONTINUE TO CREATE AND OCCASIONALLY EXHIBIT MY PERSONAL WORK, WORKING OUT OF MY HOME STUDIO IN BURBANK, CALIFORNIA.

CONTACT

CALL ME
818.3318289
Burbank
CA 91505
EMAIL ME
info(at)eckols.net
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