WORK

2013 - Present - RGH Entertainment - Woodland Hills, CA

Art Director     

Life and adventure of Santa Claus(3D Feature Film)

2010 - Present- Director and founder of Silvana Gallery of Fine Art and Crafts

2010 - 2012 - Crest Animation Studio - Burbank, CA

Art Director

Norm of the North (3D Feature Film)

2009 - 2011 - Cartoon Network Animation Studio - Burbank, CA

Visual Development Artist
Background Painter

Generator Rex

2008 - 2009 - Gary Goddard Entertainment - North Hollywood, CA

Art Director
Conceptual Designer

2007 - 2009 - Starz Media Animation Studio - Burbank, CA

Art Director
Visual Development Artist

Bufu (TV Series)

2006 - Crest Animation Studio - Burbank, CA

Visual Development Artist

Alfa and Omega (3D Feature Film)

2003 - 2007 - Walt Disney Animation Studio - Burbank, CA

Visual Development Artist
3D paint Artist
Background Artist and Painter
Background Designer
Digital Texture Artist

Mullan 2
Three Musketeers
Pooh's Heffalump Movie
Mickey's Twice Upon a Christmas
Tarzan 2
Fox and the Hound 2
Tinker Bell
Emperor's New Groove 2
Cinderella 3
Brother Bear 2
(Feature Films Direct to Video and DVD)

1999 - 2003 - Klasky Csupo Animation Studio - Hollywood, CA

Background Designer (Pre Design, Background Design and Layout)
Color Designer

Rugrats Go Wild (Feature Film)
As told by Ginger production on as told by Ginger and The wild Thornberrys (TV Series)
McDonald’s Prod. 3 Shows (Feature Film Direct to Video)
Rugrats Prod. On Rugrats and Rocket Power (TV Series)

2001 - 2003 - Hyperion Animation Studio - Glendale, CA

Background Design and Layout

The Proud Family (TV Series for Walt Disney Channel)

1999 - 2000 - Warner Bros. TV Animation Studio

Layout Design and Background Painting (Traditional)

1998 - 1999 - Hyperion Animation Studio - Glendale, CA

Background Artist (Traditional)

Happily Ever After Prod. 13 show (TV shows For HBO Family)
The Sissy Duckling shows (Special For HBO Family and nominated and won for Best Picture of the year 2000)
Christmas Classics Prod. 4 shows (Feature Film Direct to Video)

1998 - Nickelodeon Animation Studio - Burbank, CA

Background Painter

1998 - Entertainment Design Group - Santa Monica, CA

Conceptual Design and Rendering.

TV Show
20th Century FOX
Australia

1995 - 1997 - Nextep Design Group - Los Angeles, CA

Illustrator and Designer

Books
Hulio\'s Restaurant

1989 - 1994 - Arm. Gos. Project - Yerevan, Armenia

Project Architect and Designer

Multi Family Housings in Cooperation with Caritas ltaliana Stadium
Kirovakan, Armenia; Single Family Dwelling, Hovik Sardarian.

 

EDUCATION

1997 - American Animation Institute - North Hollywood, CA

Background Painting and Design - Certificate

1997 - Associates In Art - Sherman Oaks, CA

Background Painting For Animation - Certificate

1984 - 1989 - University of Architecture - Yerevan, Armenia

Masters Degree in Architecture

1979 - 1983 - P. Terlemezyan’s College of Art - Yerevan, Armenia

Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree