“You see beauty where others only see ordinary.”
— Panda Express Fortune Cookie
Hi there! I'm Mauricio Abril.
I'm an artist in the fields of children's publishing, theme parks, video games and film.
Once upon a time I earned my degree in Molecular Biology from UCLA before studying Illustration and Entertainment Design at the Art Center College of Design.
The focus of my work is character-driven storytelling highlighted by cinematic color and lighting.
Some notable clients:
The Walt Disney Company
Simon & Schuster
Marcus Lemonis Fashion Group
As a freelancer I'm always open to working with new clients and/or discussing new projects.
Please use my contact form to get in touch with me about your project.