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About mantecatron

animator and visual artist

Three Year Update

It’s been a while. Here’s a good a recap as any… https://www.sacurrent.com/ArtSlut/archives/2018/04/17/catching-up-with-robert-gonzales-the-animator-behind-the-ernie-show-and-the-new-current-web-series-janies-guide-to-fiesta Partnered with Broadway Video’s Mas Mejor web channel and lived my dream to work as a writer/director/animator/editor to make 11 videos.  A pilot is out there in the universe … Continue reading

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First Half of 2014

I won first prize for the Northside in this year’s Neighborhood Film Project with Easter in the Park with Ernie. This will be my final year participating. I had a great run and even Lebron couldn’t threepeat, so, in a way … Continue reading

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Second Half of 2013

I feel the the second half of 2013 went on until about a couple of weeks ago. The actual second half of 2013 meant a newer, better car, newer, better job and trying to get a newer, better home. The … Continue reading

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First Half of 2013

This post is going to divided up personal/grad school/work work. I was honored to be selected as first place for the West Side category as well as Best of Show for the San Antonio Dept of Culture and Creative Development’s … Continue reading

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The Second Half of 2012

The second half of 2012 was really busy. Aside from the two animated shorts I had previously posted, I began working towards my Masters in Communication Design this past fall. The twice weekly trips to San Marcos have been tough, … Continue reading

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Summer of Meaningful Distractions

This has been the summer of meaningful distractions. I don’t think there was a project that I didn’t at least consider applying for. I know that I won’t get this time when graduate school begins this fall, so I’ve done … Continue reading

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Springing Along

Busy busy. On April 21st I was awarded top honors for the Video Jam. (The first of the CAM events that got rescheduled because of rain.) I was invited to participate in a show in Dallas called Active-8 that featured … Continue reading

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