artFutura presents a series of high-level workshops or seminars addressed to all those who are interested in the professional side of computer animation, videogames and other disciplines of digital creation.

Before a small number of people, and in a relaxed atmosphere, some of the most famous guests of the festival will talk about their professional career and will explain the way of being introduced to these fields, where they have achieved international recognition.


Sunday, November 3
From 12:00 to 15:00 - ALEX GRAU - From Shrek to Spider-Man: Digital Effects Creation

Alex Grau, born in Barcelona, has worked in the United States since 1996, taking part as a digital artist in projects such as Babe 2, Shrek and Artificial Intelligence. This presentation will display mainly his experience in Sony Pictures Imageworks where he worked as Technical Director in the movie Spiderman.

Aula 1 - CCCB Center
From 11:00 to 15:00
Price: 60 Euros
Limited Places
Language: Spanish
Prior registration essential.

Sunday, November 3
17:00 a 20:00 - ADAM VALDEZ - Use of Maya in "The Lord of the Rings I and II"

Adam Valdez, born in California, has worked last three years in Weta Digital, New Zealand, the company responsible for doing a screen adaptation of the rich universe of The Lord of the Rings. Adam Valdez, Weta Animation Director.

In his seminar Adam will show a whole scene in Maya taken from the Cave Troll sequence and will present different and exclusive technical aspects of the second movie.

Aula 1 - CCCB Center
From 17:00 to 20:00
Price: 60 Euros
Limited Places
Language: English
Prior registration essential.


PRIOR REGISTRATION


Those interested in taking part in the seminars must credit 20 Euros to the following account:
ARTFUTURA - 2013 / 0695 / 14 / 0200 642010
It is important to include name and surname and the title of the seminar in the CONCEPT of the credit transfer. The rest of the sum will be made in cash at the entrance of the seminar rooms.
The number of places for the seminar is LIMITED. Reservations will be confirmed in strict chronological order of bank transfers arrival. The organization will give those reservation deposits back when they do not take effect because of exceeding the number of seats.

El número de plazas de los seminarios es LIMITADO. Las reservas se confirmarán por estricto orden de llegada de los ingresos bancarios. La organización devolverá en su totalidad los depósitos de las reservas que no tengan efecto por superación del número de plazas.

CERTIFICATES

artFutura will give an attendance CERTIFICATE to those all who ask for at the entrance of the workshops / seminars.

INVOICING

artFutura will give an INVOICE to those all who ask for at the entrance of the workshops / seminars. It is essential to provide fiscal data.