Félix De Portu Bravo

Graphic Designer, Motion Graphics Animator, Photographer, Videographer, Editor

Austin, TX, USA
I am a fully-bilingual (english & spanish) artist with 10 years of diverse experience in content development, graphic design, photography, videography, and video editing. I have a profound interest in promoting the arts, environmental work and education.

Work Experience

Freelance

Photographer, Videographer, Video Editor, Motion Graphics Animator, Graphic Designer

Worked with dozens of different clients from small and medium businesses to large corporations and NGOs to photograph and film events, take portraits, design books, brochures, websites, create corporate identities, produce motion graphics animation, edit video recaps, conduct interviews, and more. Clients include: Banco Popular de Puerto Rico, GFR Media, San Juan Bay Estuary Program, BBDO, Havas Worldwide Puerto Rico, Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Contáctica, Clever Gap Inc., DraftFCB, and Badillo Nazca Saatchi & Saatchi, among others.
October 2006 - Present San Juan, Puerto Rico

Eltaller.de

Co-Founder, Director & Cultural Affairs Organizer

Co-founded eltaller.de, a non-profit organization decidated to the promotion of new cultural development alternatives. In the past five years, we have integrated over 40 local artists with communities in different towns and cities across Puerto Rico. We work to create spaces where both artists and residents can participate together in art workshops, muralism, educational talks and more.
November 2011 - October 2016 San Juan, Puerto Rico

Contactica

Content Developer

Worked closely with a Content Producer and a Creative Director to create digital content (web & social media) for several clients including Banco Popular, Pepsi, Heineken, Brisk, Triple-S, among others. My responsibilities included recording video & audio of different events and interviews, motion graphics animation, graphic design, voiceovers, among others.
February 2014 - April 2015 San Juan, Puerto Rico

FIST Art Foundation

Graphic Designer

Developed informational brochures and web content for a series of art expos organized by FIST Art Foundation. Well-known artists were invited to Puerto Rico to participate in land art installations created for the Dorado Beach Resort and its surroundings.
November 2012 - October 2013 Dorado, Puerto Rico

Wireless Idea

Creative Coordinator and Graphic Designer

Led a team of 7 designers and was responsible for the distribution, creation and timely delivery of landing pages, banners and web content for mobile services.
September 2009 - October 2011 Puerto Rico

Centro De Diseño

Graphic Designer

Worked at the Centro de Diseño, an internal university agency that employed students to provide design services to a growing number of clients.
July 2007 - August 2009 Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Education

Escuela De Artes Plásticas

Bachelor of Fine Arts: Concentration in Graphic Design

July 2006 - June 2011 Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Languages

Spanish (Native),
English (Native),

Awards

Rincon International FIlm Festival

Best Comedy, Puerto Rico — "Arte 51: Jesse Pura - De caricaturista a visionario"

2016

48 Hour Film Project

Best Film — “Por Feo”

2016

48HR Film Project

Best Editing — “Por Feo”

2016

SME Digital Awards

Best Interactive Advertising, Silver Award — “Una Sorpresa para Willy”, Banco Popular

2015

48 Hour Film Project

2nd Place, Best Film — "Arte 51: Jesse Pura - De caricaturista a visionario"

2015

48 Hour Film Project

Best Cinematography — "Arte 51: Jesse Pura - De caricaturista a visionario"

2015

48HR Film Project

Best Editing — “Arte51: Jesse Pura — De caricaturista a visionario”

2015

Skills

Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Art Direction, Corporate, Creative Direction, Graphic Design, Identity, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, Motion Graphics Animation, Photo, Photo Manipulation, Photography, Retouching, Video Editing, Videography, Visual Communication,