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Adriana Jaroszewicz

Chair of Animation

Los Angeles, CA, UNITED STATES

School of Film and Television

Media

Publications

Documents

Photos

Audio

Video

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Biography

Adriana holds an MFA from the University Of Southern California’s School Of Cinematic Arts. Before joining Loyola Marymount University’s Animation Department, Adriana served as a Senior Digital Trainer for animators, compositors, hair, layout, character set-up and character pipeline crews at Sony Pictures Imageworks. She is currently working on VFX film about water.

Education

University of Southern California

MFA, Film, Video, and Computer Animation

University of the Pacific

BFA, Graphic Design

iAnimate.net

Professional Development, Feature Animation (F2)

2015

FX Phd

Professional Development, Certified Nuke Trainer

2013

Gnomon School of Visual Effects

Professional Development, Character Animation and Kinematics

2008

Social

Areas of Expertise

3d Computer AnimationCG GeneralistNuke Compositing

Industry Expertise

  • Animation
  • Training and Development
  • Education/Learning
  • Motion Pictures and Film
  • Design

Accomplishments

“El Botín” (The Looting) - Animated Short | professional

- Creator, director and animator for six-minute animated short. - The techniques used are 3D computer graphics characters, miniature sets, and photographs.

2016-10-01

Solving Technical and Artistic Problems in Interdisciplinary Teams | professional

International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

2016-10-13

Understanding Aesthetic Trends In Animation | professional

UFVA Conference

2013-08-02

Character Animation Redefined by Laban Movement Analysis | professional

Annual Conference of the Society for Animation Studies

2013-06-26

Introduction to Houdini Worklflow | professional

SIGGRAPH 2012 Course

2012-08-08

Creative Uses of Laban Theory - Animation | professional

Motus Humanus Roundtable

2012-06-08

Chaos and Metamorphosis - Audio Visual Installation | professional

Electronics Live - Culver Center for the Arts

2011-04-07

Will Laban Movement Analysis + 3D = Animation Skills | professional

Lilly West Conference on College and University Teaching

2011-03-03

Evaluating Faculty Work in Creative Specialties for Tenure and Promotion | professional

Lilly West Conference on College and University Teaching

2011-03-11

Evaluating Faculty Work in Creative Specialties for Tenure and Promotion | professional

Carnegie Academy for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (CASTL)

2010-06-03

Affiliations

  • ASIFA
  • Women in Animation

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Courses

ANIM 220 Intermediate Animation Workshop

2D digital group projects

ANIM 230 Introduction to 3D Computer Animation

Introduction to the 3D computer animation pipeline.

ANIM 260 Digital Tool Box

Sister class for ANIM 220, where the digital tools to complete the group project are taught.

ANIM 330 Intermediate 3D Animation

More in-depth techniques of the 3D animation pipeline

ANIM 380 Visual Effects

Focus on compositing techniques of CG images and live action footage, and 3D compositing and effects

ANIM 398 Programming 3D Animation Tools

Co-taught course where tools for the 3D animation pipeline are created using python