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Marcelo A. Carrillo

Visual Effects Artist and UI Designer

Born in Chile in 1974, Marcelo A. Carrillo is a Visual Effects Artist and UI Designer who at an early age discovered his passion for Art and Technology. After moving to New York in 1994, he attended New York Institute of Technology and received his B.F.A in Fine Arts and Computer Graphics. He had the opportunity to work for companies such as LTV Networks, Ember Media, NYC Parks and Recreation and collaborated on projects for Scholastic, MTV, Discovery Channel, Sony Music, BMG Latino, Platano Records to mention a few.

Marcelo is always striving to advance his knowledge and stay current with the new trends in Art and Technology. For the past few years he has attended Animation Mentor, School of Motion, Udacity and recently enrolled in CG Master Academy. He is currently working for Iurd Studio and living in New York with his two beautiful daughters and wife.




  • 2013 - Present

    Motion Graphic Designer

    The Universal Church Studio - Queens, N.Y

    Develop and implement Motion Graphics from conception through to final animation for television programs. Animate 3D and 2D graphics for broadcast commercials.

  • 2011 - 2013

    Small Business Owner

    We Fix 4 You - Merrick, N.Y

    Built and maintained relationships with customers, selling computer services and retail sales. Provided Desktop support for local small businesses.

  • 2007 - 2010

    Front-End Web Designer

    NYC Department of Parks & Recreation - New York, N.Y

    Designed data presentation for various government agencies. Leveraged SEO techniques to market government websites on a large scale.

  • 2007 - 2007

    Front-End Web Designer

    Ember Media - New York, N.Y

    Developed mockups using grid frameworks and designed websites with cross-browser compatibility. Edited and enhanced images and designed commercials.

  • 1996 - 2002

    Video Editor, Producer

    LTV Networks - New York, N.Y

    Defined production budgets and coordinated video shooting crews.Communicated with third-party companies to schedule artist interviews.


3D Modeling and Lighting, Visual Effects and Virtual Reality, UI Design and Web Development, Motion Graphics and Video Editing, Art Direction, Graphic Design, Staff Training & Leadership.

  • Autodesk Maya & Arnold Render
  • 3D Modeling & Lighting
  • Unreal Engine & 3D Game Development
  • After Effects & Element 3D
  • Premiere Pro & Final Cut Pro
  • Photoshop & Illustrator
  • CSS3 & HTML5
  • JavaScript & JQuery
  • SVG Animation & GreenSock
  • Bootstrap & Wordpress
  • Sublime & InVision


  • 2016 - 2016

    CGMA Academy

    Lighting and Shading with Arnold for Maya

  • 2016 - 2016


    Senior Web Development

  • 2016 - 2016

    School of Motion

    Animation Bootcamp

  • 2014 - 2014

    Animation Mentor

    Animation & Visual Effects

  • 2004 - 2006

    New York Institute of Technology

    Bachelor of Fine Arts, Computer Graphics

  • 2002 - 2004

    Technical Career Institute

    Associate of Applied Science, Digital Media Arts

  • 1995 - 1995

    Dimension Broadcasting School

    Editing & TV Production



  • Best of Parks Administration Team Award

    New York City Department of Parks & Recreation. Recognized for outstanding work by an administrative division of the Parks Department.

    New York, October 2009