LIXIN(ERIC) CHEN

3D ANIMATOR

eric.anm3d@gmail.com | 415-510-1998


Summary |

Character-driven Animator focused on story development and high-quality animation. Adept at completing action-driven and dramatic shots. Versed in a wide range of animation styles, techniques and production management.

Seeking an animation position where I can contribute my professional skills and passion to a creative team.


Education |

Master of Fine Arts: Animation and Visual Effects

Academy of Art University | San Francisco, CA

09-2016 – 12/2019                  

Bachelor of Arts: Digital Media Technology

Fujian Normal University | Fuzhou, CHINA

09/2012 – 06/2016


Experience |

▲3D Animator

Freelancer | San Francisco CA     04/2020 – Current

-VR Game: Arms & Legs  (June.2020 – Aug.2020)

-CG Previs: (Personal Project) (Oct.2020 – Dec.2020)

AAU StudioX | San Francisco CA 05/2018 – 06/2020

-Short Film: Alien (Feb.2019- May.2020)

-Short Film: Good & Bad & Beautiful (May.2018- June.2020)

-Short Film: Coyote’s Place (May.2018- Dec.2019)

-Short Film: JR. Giants: Foodie Cat (May.2018- Oct.2018)

-Short Film: Dive (May.2018- Dec.2018)


Associate Producer

AAU StudioX | San Francisco CA 05/2018 – 06/2020

Short Film: Good & Bad & Beautiful  (May.2018- June.2020)


Skills |

▲Animation  
– 3D Character animation
– Previsualization
– Traditional Animation



▲Production 
-Production management
-Film Editing

▲Software
-Maya
-Unreal Engine 4
-Photoshop
-Adobe Premiere
-Adobe After Effect

▲Other
-Illustration
-Character Design


Languages |

 English, Mandarin