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Alex Ruiz's Portfolio

Freelance Fantasy Artist, Illustrator, & More

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The visions of Alex Ruiz range from dark and disturbing, all the way to vomit inducing cuteness and hilarity. In his paintings, the creatures of his thoughts crawl off the page and transplant themselves into the unsuspecting brain, hopefully taking residence there as well. I began my art career as a character animator on 'the Simpsons' at the age of 19. I then became an assistant director on the hit series, taking on more responsibilities on the creation of the show. Eventually, I realized my passion for making still images rather than animating scenes, and slowly shifted into a career as an illustrator, moving into the position of Director of Illustration for 20th Century Fox's License and Merchandise department, working on properties including James Camerons Avatar, Aliens, Halo 3, Eragon, Family Guy, the Simpsons, McFarlane/Spawn Toys and many more. I'm currently a freelance concept artist/illustrator lending his talents to the film, television,
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Fantasy Art
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Over 30 days ago

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Kerrie Clarke - Over 30 days ago
Awesome work