Florian Tappeser

Visual Art | NFTs | Blockchain


Digital Artist & Animator exploring the unconscious aether streams of the metaverse ๐Ÿงฌ

I love to breathe life into characters and create believable and entertaining performances with a strong focus on acting and physicality.

Founder of Drippieverseโ„ข

Making metaverse moves at Metastrideโ„ข

Portfolio

Wobblebug
Bigfoot Family
Drippieverseโ„ข
The Queen's Corgi
Genies
Hotel Transylvania 3
Dragons: Rescue Riders
White Apartment

Contact

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About Me

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Digital Artist & Animator exploring the unconscious aether streams of the metaverse ๐Ÿงฌ

I'm a movie industry veteran who worked on many acclaimed animation hits like Hotel Transylvania and How To Train Your Dragon.

Currently working with the most influential tastemakers of our time at the worlds biggest avatar technology company Genies.

I'm a creative professional with a demonstrated history of working in the entertainment industry.

Strong arts and design background with a Bachelor of Arts within Computer Animation from Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences and Cork Institute of Technology.

I love to tell stories and create believable and entertaining performances with a strong focus on acting and physicality.

I enjoy working in inspiring and challenging environments and I'm always eager to push a project to the next level using a combination of technical & artistic skills.

Founder of Drippieverseโ„ข

I also founded a Web 3.0 Agency called MetaStrideโ„ข

Currently based in Germany.

Resume / CV

Experience

Metastride
Decentralized
January 2022 to present

Genies
Los Angeles, USA
January 2021 to December 2021

Studio Kimchi
Barcelona, ES
December 2019 to December 2020

Founder
Managing my brand Drippiesโ„ข

Animator
Keyframe animation on multiple projects

Animator
Keyframe animation on the short film "Kafka's Doll"

nWave Digital
Brussels, BE
June 2018 to December 2019

Animator
Keyframe animation on the feature films "The Queen's Corgi" and "Bigfoot Family"

Sony Pictures Imageworks
Vancouver, CA
December 2017 to March 2018

Animator
Keyframe animation on the feature film "Hotel Transylvania 3"

Bardel Entertainment
Kelowna, CA
September 2017 to December 2017

Animator
Keyframe animation on the Dreamworks / Netflix show "Dragons: Rescue Riders"

Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences
Darmstadt, DE
October 2015 to November 2015

Instructor, Maya
Instructed and demonstrated intermediate level workflows in Autodesk Maya, including animation, modeling, rigging and texturing.

Skills

Well versed in
Expert level

Animating believable and entertaining performances in Autodesk Maya

Experience with
Intermediate level

RV, Motion Builder, Python, Rigging, Unreal Engine 4, CryEngine, Unity, Substance Painter, Quixel, Texturing, Rendering, Lighting, Modeling, UV Layout, 3D Coat, zBrush

Education

Expert Workshops
March 2017 - September 2017

AnimSquad Expert Workshop
Advanced animation critique with Alberto Abril and Hyrum Osmond.

B.A. Animation
September 2012 - October 2016

Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences
Successful completion of different student projects including animated shorts and games.