Diego Akel (Brazil)

Diego Akel (Brazil)

Diego Akel (Brazil)

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Diego Akel telah bekerja sejak tahun 2002 melalui ilustrasi, seni rupa, fotografi, dan animasi, dengan menggabungkan kesemuanya di dalam karya-karya- nya. Dengan lebih dari 50 film animasi dihasilkan- nya sejak tahun 2006, di antara kepengarangannya sendiri dan karya-karya komisi, film Akel menjadi acuan dalam animasi eksperimental kontemporer. Ia telah muncul di laman-laman daring seperti Colossal, Mixed Grill, Matti Mattila, Ufunk, Hypeness, Cartoon Brew, dan seringkali dikutip di majalah- majalah perfilman Brasil seperti Filme Cultura.

Film-film pendeknya telah dipamerkan di banyak festival dan pemutaran di seluruh dunia, dengan juga telah memenangkan sejumlah penghargaan. Diego juga adalah kurator, produser, pengajar, dan dosen animasi. Pada tahun 2014 ia juga memberikan loka- karya animasi di sekolah Accademia di Belli Arti yang bergengsi, di Bologna, Italia, atas undangan OTTOmani Association of Animators.

Saat ini Diego meriset animasi sebagai sebuah bentuk spontan penciptaan artistik, yang memper- gunakan peralatan mobile dan campuran sejumlah teknologi dan cara pendekatan tertentu.

Diego Akel works since 2002 with illustration, fine arts, photography and animation, and mixes all these approaches in his works. With more than 50 animated films done since 2006, between authoral and commissioned pieces, his work is a reference in the contemporary experimental animation, appearing in websites like Colossal, Mixed Grill, Matti Mattila, UFunk, Hypeness, Cartoon Brew and which have been quoted in specialized Brazilian film magazines such as Filme Cultura.

His short films have been exhibited in many festivals and screenings all over the world, and won several Prizes. Diego also is an animation curator, producer, lecturer and teacher, and in 2014 he gave a workshop in animation at the prestigious Accademia di Belli Arti, in Bologna, Italy, in a invitation from the OTTOmani Association of animators.

Today Diego researches animation as an spontaneous form of artistic creation, utilizing mobile devices and a mix of several technologies and approaches.

Flows (Fluxos)

Animated Stop Motion Film Made with Plasticine 1920 x 1280 Full HD Video 2 Minutes 42 Seconds 2014

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