Ricky De Los Angeles
Illustrator - Character Designer - Caricature Artist Los Angeles, Ca
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Disney Creative Group / Disney Consumer Products
March 2014 – Present • Glendale, CA
--2D Character Art Concepts, Stylizations, and Final Production Art for Product. Some properties include: Doc McStuffins, The Good Dinosaur, Zootopia, Moana, Coco, and various Disney IP.
November 2013 – March 2014 • Santa Clarita, CA
Digital 2D Animator. Roughed out key poses, animated and inbetweened. Play tested rough animation.
Bento Box Entertainment
March 2013 – April 2013 • Burbank, CA
Designed characters for an animated show in development.
Artist Undergraduate Associate
Disney Consumer Products
April 2011 – October 2011
I was part of a multi-disciplinary Think Tank tasked with developing new I.P for the Company.
California Institute of the Arts
Bachelor of Fine Arts: Character Animation
2005 – 2009 • Santa Clarita, CA
Rookie of the Year(Best Newcomer), International Society of Caricature Artists
Best Black and White Technique, International Society of Caricature Artists
8th Place out of Top 10 Caricaturists of the Year, International Society of Caricature Artists
Group Show, Fan Alley Artist Lodge, Odd Fellows Lodge - Anaheim, CA (Exhibiting Artist)
Group Show, Fan Alley Ground Zero Animation Expo, Odd Fellows Lodge - Anaheim, CA (Exhibiting Artist)
Group Show, CTN Road Trip, Downtown Burbank Arts Festival - Burbank, CA
Group Show, Fan Alley Artist Lodge, Odd Fellows Lodge - Anaheim, CA
Group Show, Don Bluth Tribute Show, A Little Known Shop (now Fan Alley) - Anaheim, CA
Group Show, 'Arrested Development' Tribute Show, Great Over Good Gallery - Santa Ana, CA (One of my pieces was featured in the OC Register.)
Group Show, Red Dot Auction, Chuck Jones Center for Creativity - Santa Ana, CA (Created art inspired by Chuck Jones' legacy.)
Group Show, RAW Artists Showcase, El Rey Theater - Los Angeles, CA (Showcased my art and drew live caricatures of guests.)
The Walt Disney Company Bento Box Entertainment WayForward Technologies Street Virus Heredia Designs Big Picture Group
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