The artist

Rafa Gámez (Córdoba, 1983)

“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.”
– Confucius

In 2010 he co-founds and co-directs together with friends the professional animation studio ANIKAMI STUDIO with which they are finalists in the AJE (Young enterpreneurs asociation) Prizes to the Enterprising Iniciative.

In 2011 they get the third prize in the III Peñarroya Short Film Contest.

That year he decides to continue working as freelance in graphic design projects and commissioned caricatures on an international level.

In 2012 he continues his formation asisting to workshops and courses about graphic humor, caricature, comic and digital techniques adapted to the illustration.

In 2012 he participates in two colectives exhibits with caricatures and graphic humor, in the Youth Centre and the Mateo Inurria Arts School of Cordoba.

In 2013, already in Tenerife (Canary Islands), he makes an individual exhibit of digital illustration, within the Villarte 2013 project, where he also makes live caricatures with great success.

He gets a wide experience in the demanding world of the fast live caricature for events achieving to participate in the International Festival of Street Art Mueca 2013 in Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, as well as all kind of parties and cellebrations as weddings, birthdays, fairs, festivals, press conferences and popular and private parties.

In 2014 he starts to focuse in the production of animated promotional videos, while he continues enjoying his work in the rest of fields.