L'Idem Barcelona team

We are a team of passionate professionals who, from administration to teaching, have defined and led a unique project for more than 24 years.


Christine Rey

Founder & CEO de L’Idem Creative Arts School


Pierre Roca

L’Idem Creative Arts School Director


Òscar Gamell

Managing Director L’Idem Creative Arts School Barcelona


Pablo García

IDD Academic Coordinator


Salva de Haro

2D Animation Coordinator


Carles Prenafeta

3D Animation Coordinator


Esteve Garriga

3D Generalist Coordinator



Òscar Gamell
Managing Director
Art teacher

Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Barcelona, ​​performs various artistic exhibitions throughout Catalonia and becomes part of the professional team of animation producer Neptuno Films, where he specializes in sound design and becomes the head of the audio postproduction department where it performs more than 14 TV animation series.


Salva De Haro
2D Animation Coordinator
2D Animation teacher

Concepteur et réalisateur numérique d’Animation 2D / 3D by L’Idem Barcelona. More than 25 years of experience as a 2D animator and Animation director, during which he has collaborated on more than 100 projects around the world. He has worked for international production companies such as Universal Pictures, Rovio, Cosgrove Hall and Mariscal Studio, among others.


Carles Prenafeta
3D Animation Coordinator
3D Animation teacher

Concepteur et réalisateur numérique d’Animation 2D / 3D by L’Idem Barcelona. More than 30 years of experience in the world of cartoons, during which he has collaborated in projects for advertising, series and animation feature films. with big brands like Cheetos, Matutano, Avidesa or Mr. Proper, among others. 


Esteve Garriga
3D Generalist Coordinator
3D Generalist teacher

Superior Technician in 3D Animations, games and interactive environments by IDEP Barcelona. More than 17 years of experience in 3D realizations, most of characters and scenery modeling. He combines teaching with 3D projects of all kinds, from promotional videos and documentaries, through 3D printing and infographics.


Miquel Aloy
Concept Art Teacher

Graduated in Graphic Art from the Escola Joso. 2D artist and digital illustrator. Passionate about comics, illustration and video games. He has combined teaching with work as a freelance character designer, draftsman, inker and colorist for clients such as Editions Dupuis, Planeta De Agostini, Estudio Fénix, Danone or Norma Ediciones. He enjoys creating funny characters, designing imaginary worlds, sharing his knowledge and learning from others.

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Antonio Santamaría
Storyboard teacher

Barcelona artist specialized in storyboard since 1996. He has worked for Spanish animation studios such as Filmax, Kandor Graphics, Zeppelin TV or Cromosoma; and as a freelance for Italy, Australia, South Africa, Finland or the United States in studios such as Hanh Films, Rainbow, Strika Entertainment, Rovio, Film Roman or R&R Communications.


Pablo Mendelbaum
2D Animation teacher

Since 1998 he has worked in various animation productions for feature films and television series. He has experienced nearly every job within animation production and also as an animation supervisor, character designer, and storyboard artist. With a great knowledge of drawing, he masters both traditional animation techniques and CGI (digital animation).


Jaume Cullell
Animation Drawing teacher

Born in 1983 in Montornés del Vallés, he began his professional career more than 12 years ago, in the world of advertising and music videos, creating storyboards and character designs. He has worked in different national and international production companies doing pre-production work for TV series. Later he worked as an illustrator for various editorial projects and product packaging. He has also worked on board games and pet designs for amusement parks.


Eduardo Morales
3D Generalist teacher

He has worked on a wide array of projects over three years, starting with video mapping, he specialised in 3D art for videogames. After one year working at Moonbite Studio, he became a freelancer and carried out a wide array of marketing, digital marketing and videogame projects, focusing on the latter of the three. Currently, he regularly dedicates his time to delving into the study of videogames and working on related projects.


Adam Sullastres
3D Generalist teacher

2D and 3D artist / composer with a mixed, technical / artistic background with experience in both fields as well as in teaching. Since 2004, he has been working in the field of 3D and, in recent years, he has specialized in modeling and training.


Álex López
VFX teacher

Bachelor of Journalism and Master in Animation from Pompeu Fabra University. Director and 3D artist with more than 13 years of experience in the Animation sector. He has worked for international studios in productions for television, cinema and advertising. For 6 years, he has specialized in the area of ​​visual effects. He has worked as a CG artist for studios such as Ilion Animation, Mediapro and Urano Films, among others.


Daniel Borrego
3D Animation teacher

Graduated in 2D / 3D Animation and International Master in 2D / 3D Animation from L’Idem Barcelona. Animator and digital director with five years of experience as a 3D Animator and Layout artist for television series. He has worked in animation studios such as B-Water and Tinker Magic.


David Pérez Nebot
Postproduction and Tools teacher

Senior graphic designer born in Gran Canaria and living in Barcelona since 2013. With a Master in Communication and Advertising Creativity and more than 10 years of professional experience in the sector, he specializes in branding and art direction.


Miriam Hidalgo
Concept Art teacher

Graduated in drawing and comics, specialty in traditional drawing, from the Joso School. Since 1999 he has worked as a concept artist for television series and audiovisual productions. He has combined his work as a teacher with work as a background colorist for films like “Chico & Rita” by Studio Mariscal and “Nocturna” by Filmax animation. She is also a freelance illustrator for publishers and companies such as Norma Ed, Ominiky, Disney, Lego or Playmobil.


Roc Esquius
Acting teacher

Actor with more than 15 years of experience in theater, film and television. Interpretation teacher at Hola Teatre (Teatre Tantarantana) and at the L’autèntica school (Porta4). He is also a stage director, actor and playwright in various showrooms in Barcelona, ​​Madrid and on tour.


Nuria García
Stop Motion and Sculpture teacher

Degree in Audiovisual Communication from the University of Extremadura. Master in Production and Stop Motion Animation at 9Zeros, Barcelona. Since 2006 he has collaborated with the Production and Animation areas in international projects for companies such as Disney XD, Nickelodeon, TVE, TVC, FR3, Blackdragon and TUBA, among others.


Carlos Bleycher
Script teacher

Bachelor of Advertising mention Creativity from the Universidad del Pacífico (Santiago, Chile). Screenwriter, content consultant, consultant, and story editor, with a strong angle on comedy and character-based narrative. With over 15 years of experience writing animated and children’s content, her work includes sitcoms, preschool, 6+, 9+, adult series, feature films, and video games.


Ada Sbriccoli
Photography teacher

Graduated in Philosophy with the specialty of Aesthetics, postgraduate in Photojournalism and official master’s degree in Advanced Studies in Art History. She is the co-founder of Fuga, a photography center, a space dedicated to creating, researching and teaching around the photographic image. He currently combines his research activity with teaching, curating and coordinating contemporary photography projects.


Pau Calsina
VFX – Houdini teacher

Graduated in Multimedia from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Master of specialization in VFX with Houdini by FX Animation. Senior FX TD with extensive experience in the field of visual effects. He has worked as FX TD in productions for studios in Spain, Singapore, Sweden or London, among others.


Joan Guardiet
Character Design teacher

Degree in Advertising and Public Relations from the Autonomous University of Barcelona.
Illustrator, animator and art director. Founder of the illustration and animation studio Pistacchio. He currently works as an art director at Imagic TV. He is also a Character Design professor at L’Idem, Escuela Joso and Seeway.


Kaoru Hirose
Sumi-E teacher

Artist and certified Sumi-e teacher by the International Sumi-e Association of Tokyo. He conducts workshops, demonstrations and exhibitions at universities, teaching centers and art institutions in Barcelona, ​​Sitges, Berlin and other cities in Europe.


Sergi Mestre
3D Animation teacher

Higher-level Illustration Technician from the Escola d’Arts i de Disseny Superior d’Alcoy. Character animator with more than 20 years of experience. For 10 years he has specialized in animation for multiplatform game franchises. He is currently a Character Animator at Gameloft, a job he combines with teaching at L’Idem Barcelona.


Martin Pedreira
VFX – Nuke teacher

Coordinator of the International Master in VFX of L’Idem. Senior Digital Composer from Argentina with 15 years of experience in the industry. He is currently Lead Compositing Artist for the Alps VFX studio, recently formed in Italy by professionals who have worked for The Mill, WETA, Luma Pictures, Pixomondo and ILP, among others.


Miquel Pujol
Cartoonist, illustrator, animator, scriptwriter, and animation director

He began his professional career in the 70s as a cartoonist for Disney in Europe and as an illustrator of children’s stories. During the 80s he was the artistic director of Comicup Studio and in 1995 he focused his activity in the field of Animation. And in 1989 he founded the audiovisual production company Acció.


Joan Espinach
Animator and Comic Art

Degree in Information Sciences from the Autonomous University of Barcelona. He began his professional career as a cartoonist for Disney in Europe. For more than 20 years he was the Animation Director and Layout artist of the audiovisual production company Acció.



Pablo García
Advertising and Desktop Publishing teacher

Degree in Graphic Design and Visual Communication from the University of Buenos Aires (UBA). For more than 15 years he has been a professor in higher education centers specialized in the areas of Design and Communication. He combines teaching with work as a freelance designer and art director. In this area he has worked for brands such as Unilever, Procter & Gamble, Walmart, Carrefour.

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Guido del Solar
Creativity Teacher

Born in Viña del Mar (Chile), from a young age he felt the need to find beauty and balance in the artistic area, which led him to study graphic design and multimedia communication at the University of Viña del Mar, where he graduated as a student outstanding.


Enrique Hernandis
Motion Design teacher

Degree in Audiovisual Communication from the European University of Madrid. Master in Communication and Art Direction by Elisava. Art Director specialized in Motion with more than 14 years of experience in creating content based on design and movement. Create visual projects delivering messages in a fun and attractive way, with the aim of achieving excellence.


Daniel Romero
Advertising teacher

Graduated in Advertising specialty Creativity from the Central University (Colombia) Master in Advertising Design and Communication by Elisava. Publicist with more than 10 years of experience in the sector. He has worked as an art director, senior designer and art technician for international agencies. For the last 6 years he has specialized in branding, packaging, editorial design, visual strategy and creative processes.


Juandiego Calero
UX/UI teacher

Graduate in Graphic Communication Design from the Xochimilco Metropolitan Autonomous University. Master in web project design by Elisava. UX expert, graphic artist and front-end developer. He has worked as a UX / UI designer for clients such as Kernel Analytics, ONE Insurance, Nautal or PromoFarma; and as a web designer for LF Channel or BoxLab crew. Since 2019 he has also been a professor of UX / UI at the Servei Públic d’Ocupació de Catalunya.


Marc Herrando
UX/UI teacher

Graduated in Art History from the University of Barcelona. Higher Graduate in Design from EINA. And postgraduate in Design and Management of Web Projects by Elisava.
UX designer with solid experience in projects in the Start-up sector (CornerJob, Stuart, Wego or Toro) and consulting in multinational companies. For 7 years he has specialized in UX / UI, Design Thinking, usability, mobile applications and interaction services. He is currently a UX Designer at IBM iX, and an associate professor at colleges.


Mireia Rosset
Digital Design teacher

Degree in Market Research and Techniques from the University of Barcelona. Postgraduate in Marketing and Digital Communication from the Autonomous University of Barcelona. Degree in Cool Hunting & Innovation from the University of the Arts London. He began his professional career in the field of strategic marketing consulting. Later, he specialized in research for innovation and design. He is currently Senior User Researcher at N26, a job he combines with teaching at school.


Frederic Kauffmann
Art Direction teacher

CEO of Piece of Cake agency. More than 30 years of experience in advertising, during which he has worked for clients such as Apple Inc., Adidas, FCBarcelona, ​​Ajuntament de Barcelona, ​​Nike, Fundación La Caixa, RACC, The Cocacola Company, Roca, Bayer and Movistar, among others.



Deborah Cartwright-Long
English teacher

Bachelor of Art from the University of Plymouth. Trinity Certificate TESOL by Oxford House College and E Moderation – Training course for online tutors by NELC / The Consultants E, Barcelona. English language teacher with more than 18 years of experience in individual and group sessions for all ages and levels. She combines teaching with examining for the FCE, CAE, IELTS, B1, B2 and C1 exams.


Sara Campbell
English teacher

BA in Political Science from the University of Plymouth. Certificate of Teaching English as a Foreign language (CELTA) Stevenson’s College, Edinburgh, UK. For more than 25 years she has been an English language teacher for groups of all ages.

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Bianca Momand
English teacher

Degree in Kinesiology and Physical Education from San Diego State University – California State University. Find the greatest satisfaction in training and leading others. It is pragmatic, transparent, creative and flexible.


Sally Russell
English teacher

Graduate in Complementary Combined Studies and RSA Certificate (for teaching English as a foreign language). For more than 30 years she has been an English teacher for all ages and sectors of activity.


Delphine Masquelier
French teacher

Graduated in Business and management from the University of Porsmouth. Specialization in teaching French as a language from the Center National d’Enseignement à Distance (CNED). For seven years she has been a French language teacher in higher education centers, language academies and training centers attached to business organizations. 


Stella Erhard
French teacher

Degree in French Language from the University of Metz. Master 1 Didactics of the FLE and Master 2 in didactics of multilingualism from the Université du Maine-Le Mans-Laval. For more than 20 years she has been a French and English teacher for groups of all ages and levels, both in educational centers, language schools and companies.


Josep Maria Calpe
French teacher

Bachelor’s Degree in French Language and Culture from the University of Barcelona and the Université Paul Valéry (Montpellier III), where he specialised in Pedagogy of the French Language. He has been a French professor since 1990. He has worked at the French Institute of Barcelona, language schools, high schools and companies linked to Francophone countries.


Alberto Martínez
French teacher

Degree in Translation and Interpreting from the Autonomous University of Barcelona and Master’s Degree in Teacher Training from the Pompeu Fabra University. For 5 years he has combined his work as a translator and interpreter with teaching Spanish, French, English, Japanese and Catalan.


Estefanía Fijo
Spanish teacher

Superior Technician in Administration and Finance. Accredited as a teacher of Spanish for Foreigners (ELE) and certified as Examiner and Preparer of the official exams dELE of levels B1 / B2 by the Instituto Cervantes. Since 2013 she has been a Spanish teacher for companies and higher education centers.

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