Elizabeth Ku-HERRERO




taking the plunge: Student film

  • 42nd Student Academy Award in Animation

  • Gold: College Television Award in Animation

  • Gold Cube Art Directors Club

  • Black Cube Art Directors Club (1st Student Film in History)

  • SVA Computer Art Jury Award Best in Show & Outstanding Achivement Award

  • Staff Pick on Vimeo


the school of visual arts
bFA Computer Art 2015

3.8 Cumulative GPA; High Honors; Dean's List; Chairman's Merit Scholarship, Alumni Scholarship

the pennsylvania state university
Fine arts major (2009-2011)

3.89 Cumulative GPA; Honor Roll, Dean's List

pennsylvania governor's school of the arts
Media arts & Creative Writing

WORK EXperience

Nathan Love: dec 2017-present

CG Lead & Look Development Artist
Head of 3D Department, Character Modeler, Texturing/Shading/ Lighting, Compositing

School of visual Arts: Jan 2018-present

Adjunct Instructor
Fall Semester: Thesis Research (Guide students through the production process of a short film along with how to make a Production Treatment).

Spring Semester: Thesis Preproduction (Guide students through the beginning of production. We cover Previz, Character/Asset Modeling).

Hornet: apr 2017-may 2017

3D Look Development
Modeling, texturing, lighting

aardman nathan love: Mar 2017-apr 2017

3D Look Development
Layout, modeling, texturing, shading, lighting and compositing

psyop: feb 2017-mar 2017

3D Look Development
modeling, texturing, shading, lighting and compositing

NICE SHOES: feb 2017

3D Look Development
modeling, texturing, shading

SESAME STUDIOS: DEc 2016-Mar 2017

Creator & Director: Ziggles
Developed and produced short for Sesame Street's Youtube Channel: Sesame Studios


3D Look Development
Layout, modeling, texturing, shading, lighting and compositing

object normal: jun 2016-aug 2016

3D Generalist & Illustrator
Modeling and texturing within Unity

vayner media: mar 2016-june 2016

3D Generalist
Storyboarding, modeling, texturing, shading, lighting, compositing (VFX)

aardman nathan love: apr 2015-mar 2016

3D Artist & Design
Prop design, colorscripts, styleframes, matte paintings, modeling, texturing, shading

shuttlecraft: feb 2016


Brigade: Jan 2016-FEB 2016

2D & 3D Artist
Character Design and Modeling

aardman nathan love: APR 2015-JAN 2016

3D Artist
Colorscripts, design frames, modeling, texturing, shading, lighting and compositing

the studio nyc: jun 2013-aug 2013

3D Generalist
Layout, previz, modelng, texturing


Storyboard Artist