ABOUT

Patro vagyok. Patrovits Tamás a nevem. De voltam már Patrovics, Petrovics, Petrovits, Petrasovits, Patrovitz, Patrvits, Patrovis, Patkovits, Ratkovits, Patőfi, jóllehet ezek közül egyik sem korrekt, mert az igazi nevem Jevgenyij Patrov. Magyar vagyok.

This is Patro. My name is Tamás Patrovits. But I’ve already been called Patrovics, Petrovics, Petrovits, Petrasovits, Patrovitz, Patrvits, Patrovis, Patkovits, Ratkovits and Patőfi, although none of these are correct, as my real name is Jevgenyij Patrov. I’m from Hungary.

I work as a image maker and as teacher of image making.

Greatings, folks!

In further details

Place and date of birth: Budapest, 7th May 1968
Nationality: Hungarian
Location: Budapest, Hungary

Education

1994: Completion of degree, graduation film: “Screentures” (Képlények)
1989-1993: Hungarian Academy of Craft and Design, Department of Visual Communication, specialisation in animation and video design
1983-1986: Fine and Applied Art Secondary School, Budapest, Department of Toy making and Graphic Design

Scholarship

1991: John Halas scholarship, Halas and Batchelor Studio, London

Professional Activities

2014 onwards: member of the Association of the Hungarian Journalists
2013 onwards: member of the Art Group of the Hungarian Satirical Fine Art and Caricature
2012 onwards: festival director of Primanima World Festival of First Animations
2011 October: Festival director of the Primanima World Festival of First Animations
2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 February: Leader of animation workshop in PKE, Nagyvárad, Romania
2010 February: Leader of animation workshop in PKE, Nagyvárad, Romania
2009, 2010, 2011, 2012: Master of animation workshop at GomBusho Gombolyag, Hungary
2009 April: Animation presentation at Lille, France
2008: Senior master and founder of Animation Department, Illyés Art Academy, Budaörs
2006, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2012 Master of animation workshop at “Filmtett” filmcamp, Csíkszépvíz, Homoródfürdő, Besenyő, Romania
2007 onwards: Main organizer of International Animation Day in Hungary
2006–2008 September: Head of Animation Department, Novus Art Secondary School, Budapest
from 2005 onwards: invited jury member at international animation film festivals (Ljubljana, Seoul, Budapest)
2005: president of ASIFA (Association International du Film d’Animation) Hungary, board member of ASIFA (Association International du Film d’Animation)
2005–2008: teaching at Novus Art Secondary School, Department of Animation
2004 July: president of “Manifeszt”, Professional and Interest Association of Hungarian Animation Film Makers, editor and writer of the association’s online magazine
since 2001: teaching at the entrance exam preparation course of Moholy-Nagy Art University (specialisation in media studies)
1996: head of Reanimation Studio
1994–2004: teaching at “Talent” educational centre of “Pannóniafilm Ltd.”
1988–1991: computer-graphic artist and animator at “Novotrade” software company
1986–1987: animation film inbetweener at “Pannóniafilm” studio (in the film: “The Captain of the Forest”)

Filmography (selection)

2015: director of the animated film: “Work in Progress: Faces”
2011 onwards: Art director of animated book trailer series called “Antré”
2011 producer of the animated short film: “Walls”
2010 “North and South” (8×1.5 minutes) Animation film series about the UN Millennium Development Goals.
2010 “Tabloid news from the Madhouse”, 1 minute short animation
2010 producer of the animated short film http://www.communism2010.ro and more one minute shorts
2009 October: Organizer of the International Animation Day in Hungary
2008-2009: monthly Flash animation films at “Hírszerző” news portal (hirszerzo.hu) about the public life in Hungary
2007 onwards: designing Flash animation series, developing mobile phone animation contents
2003: designer and director of the animated short film: “Beware, abstract!” (Vigyázat absztrakt!)
1998: video-clip animator for “Oxygene 8″ commissioned by Jean-Michel Jarre and István Bányai
1996: writer and animator of the animated short film: “Swineherd dance” (Kanásztánc)
1994: writer and animator of the animated short film: “Screentures” (Képlények)
1994 onwards: advertisement films, television title credits, inserts: Raid, Always, ARIFF, ”Repeta”, “Mikrokozmosz”, “Dili-buli”, “Globális lokális”…

Phone: (+36) 30 98 47 394
Email: patro@patro.me / t.patrovits@gmail.com
Web: www.patrovits.com
Blog: www.patro.me, http://patrovits.tumblr.com/
FB: http://www.facebook.com/patrov
Skype: patrovits