Character designer, Art Director, Illustrator
Last active: 02/08/2014
Mariano Epelbaum was born on October 18, 1975.
Character Designer, illustrator and traditional 2D animator.
Working professionally since 1996 in various disciplines of Animation and Illustration where characters that designs tend to be very expressive and original.
Most important animated project ,a 5 years work, at Catmandú Branded Entertainment in Buenos Aires, for the feature film 'Metegol’ (www.metegolpelicula.com) (Foosball the movie in English), directed by the Academy Oscar Winning Juan Jose Campanella for the film "The secret in their eyes".
Currently in art direction on several projects, always trying different styles and techniques.
As an animation artist, participated in productions in Argentina,García Ferré movies Manuelita and Corazón, las alegrías de Pantriste; Micaela (Encuadre SA), Bahía Mágica (Bitt Animation), the three films "Dibu" and TV series mi familia es un dibujo (Patagonik film Group), and scenes of the film Ogú y Mampaton ( Hook Up Animation). He has also worked in various animated commercials.
In the field of illustration collaborated with Spanish publishers Edebé, Planeta De Agostini, Vicens Vives, Bromera, Imaginarium and Estudio Fenix. He also did work for Alfaguara, El Gato de Hojalata, Pictus, Clasa, Grupo Editorial Norma, Puerto de Palos and Ediciones Urano from Argentina and Santillana from Puerto Rico and United States.