Mariano Epelbaum has been working professionally since 1996 in various disciplines of animation and illustration, where character designs tend to be very expressive and original. Currently, Mariano works as an art director on several projects. He is always trying different styles and techniques. Five years of experience in Art Direction, Character Design, and supervising artists in "Metegol" (Underdogs in U.S.) animated 3d Film directed by Academy Oscar Winner Juan José Campanella. More than 20 years work experience in the Animation Industry and illustration in many different styles.