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Isabel Herguera
from: liff.cafa.edu.cn time: 2019.3.18

Isabel Herguera
Artist, Professor
Academy of Media Arts in Cologne, Germany.

西班牙艺术家伊莎贝拉(Isabel Herguera),曾在西班牙巴斯克省学习美术,获得学士学位。后在德国杜塞尔多夫美术学院学习媒体艺术,师从先锋媒体艺术家白南准。1993年获得美国加州艺术学院实验动画硕士学位。1990年到2003年在洛杉矶从事于多加动画工作室,后与Satiner Singh共同成立了自己的动画工作室——Loko Pictures。伊莎贝拉还在古巴与加州艺术学院教授动画。从2005年开始,她作为客座教授定期在印度艾哈迈达巴德国立设计学院举办实验艺术工作坊。2007年,她为西班牙圣塞瓦斯蒂安LIM电影实验室做协调员。从2002年到2011年,她在西班牙加泰罗尼亚莱利达执导Animac国际动画电影节。她最近的作品La gallina Ciega(2005)与Ámár(2010) 在许多国际动画节获奖。长期担任西班牙动画协会的主席,2015年到2018年连续四年成为法国昂西动画节的评委,现在是德国科隆媒体艺术学院的全职教授。

Isabel Herguera studied Fine Arts in Bilbao University, Spain and at the Kunstakademie Duesseldorf, Germany by professor and pioneer of video art Nam June Paik. Later she graduated with an MFA in Animation at the California Institute of the Arts (Calarts). For ten years she worked in Los Angeles in several animation studios like Duck soup, Acme Filmworks among others before returning to Spain in 2003 to direct Animac, the International Animation Festival of Cataluña and to take on the design and coordination of the Laboratory of Moving Image (LIM) in Arteleku, Center for Contemporary Art in San Sebastian, Spain. She has directed and produced several short films including La Gallina Ciega (2005), Ámár (2010), Bajo la Almohada (2012), Amore d’inverno (2015) and Kutxa Beltza (2016). Her films have won over fifty international awards, including a Goya Award nomination in 2006. Since 2005 she has taught regularly, an experimental animation workshop, at the National Institute of Design (NID) in Ahmedabad, India. and it’s a guest animation professor at the China Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA) in Beijing, China. Currently she is professor of animation at the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne, Germany.