MARCELO A. PEREZ DALANNAYS
Chile, 1976. Graphic designer, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile. Self-taught illustrator. Over 20 years experience for renowned clients in Chile and foreign countries. My artwork has reached 5 continents.
- Owner and Director of Grafiscopio.com, Online handbook on professional practice of graphic arts in Chile and Latin America. Main visitors: Latin America and Spain.
- Invited by the Chilean Culture Council (Department of Design) and the Ministry of Economy to help planning the National Design Policy (Jun 2013) and National Illustration Policy (2015)
- Special guest on MonoStereo radio show (Spanish Cultural Centre, Santiago Chile), program #5. Topics: my illustration career and the Grafiscopio.com project. Hosted by Camila Rojas (Quilombo Publishers) and Claudio Aguilera (Plop Illustration Gallery). (May 2013)
- Keynote speaker at the 7th Illustration and Entrepreneurship Meeting (EIE), Santo Tomás Private University (May 2013)
- Judge for Cooltourdesign.com‘s 1st poster design awards (Apr 2013)
- An article about Grafiscopio.com was published in El Mercurio (Jan 2013), one of the most renowned newspapers in Chile.
- Special guest on Sin Oficio tv show (season 3, episode 4), a series of interviews on creative people and their craft. NGI Chile – Santo Tomas private university (Jun 2012)
- Illustration teacher (design school) for Diego Portales and Gabriela Mistral private universities (2011)
- Character design teacher for Mono animado workshop (Jan 2011), sponsored by Color Animal stationery store and ilustrared.cl, online directory on chilean illustration.
- Member of Póngale color collective art exhibit (Jul-Aug 2010), sponsored by National Public Library and ilustrared.cl
- Featured artist (2010) on Magentta.cl design e-zine
- Producer, exhibitor, speaker and official poster designer for Mano Alzada (Oct 2009), graphic design and illustration event sponsored by DUOC UC, Sn. Carlos de Apoquindo and ilustrared.cl
- Keynote speaker and exhibitor for Tarea pa’ la casa illustration exhibit (2008), sponsored by Santiago Public Library and ilustrared.cl
- Special guest on Partículas Elementales radio show (Universidad de Chile, 102.5FM), May 2009. Topic: illustration.