Name

Cedrick Zabala

About

Hi! Im Cedrick Zabala. A freelance Graphic Designer and Multimedia Artist based in the city of Zamboanga, Philippines. I love all forms of Art specially Painting or Drawing (traditional/digital). I also do Photography, Video Editing, Animation, Web Development, Desktop Publishing and Blogging.

I studied at Ateneo de Zamboanga University with a Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology major in Multimedia and Computer Animation. My stop-motion short film "Mayari" is a finalist in Animahenasyon 2010 and was featured in Cinemarehiyon 2011. I also won the Animahenasyon 2011 Poster Making contest. I was awarded Proficiency in Fine Arts, Service, and Leadership during our University's recognition program.

I currently work as a Public Information Officer in the City Government under the Office of the City Mayor. I am designated as the Creative Director of the City Special Events Team handling various festivals such as the Dia de Zamboanga, Summer Festival, Pascua na Zamboanga and the biggest festival of the region, Zamboanga Hermosa Festival. Visit my blogs csz97.blogspot.com and cszdoodles.blogspot.com to see more of my work. Follow me on Twitter or Instagram: @cedzabala.

Experience

Multimedia Artist

Seed Interactive Multimedia Productions, Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX), PH

I co-founded a small multimedia studio in the city catering to multimedia solutions such as graphic design, web development, video production, photography and more.

Same Day Video Editor

Trebor Z Audio Visuals, Zamboanga City

Video editor for events such as weddings and birthdays.

Visiting Lecturer

Ateneo de Zamboanga University, Zamboanga City

A part-time lecturer for multimedia-related courses. I am also a thesis adviser for senior Animation students.

Public Information Officer

City Government of Zamboanga, Zamboanga City

A Public Information Officer in the City Government under the Office of the City Mayor. I am designated as the Creative Director of the City Special Events Team handling various festivals such as the Dia de Zamboanga, Summer Festival, Pascua na Zamboanga and the biggest festival of the region, Zamboanga Hermosa Festival.

Education

BS IT major in Multimedia and Computer Animation

Ateneo de Zamboanga University, Zamboanga City

Master in Public Administration

Western Mindanao State University, Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX), PH

Currently taking up Master in Public Administration major in Organization and Management

High School Diploma

Regional Science High School for R-IX, Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX), PH

Awards

Distinguished Alumni for Culture and Arts Regional Science High School Alumni Association

A special award given to Alumni of RSHS R-IX for their exemplary performance in their field. Awarded during the annual Homecoming

Winner for Animahenasyon Poster Design Animation Council of the Philippines, Inc

A Poster design national competition for the annual Animation festival.

Golden Crescent Leadership Award Golden Crescent Foundation, Inc.

A special award for young leaders awarded during the school’s commencement ceremony.

Exhibitions

2nd Zamboanga Digital Art Exhibit at Gallery of the Peninsuland the Archipelago, Zamboanga City, PH

The 2nd digital art exhibit in the city participated by young digital artists of Ateneo de Zamboanga University.

1st Zamboanga Digital Art Exhibit at Gallery of the Peninsula and the Archipelago, Zamboanga City, PH

The first ever digital art exhibit in the city and the region organized by the Ateneo Informatics and Computing Guild

Memorias de Antes at Gallery of the Peninsula and the Archipelago, Zamboanga City, PH

A group exhibition for selected Ateneo de Zamboanga University alumni artists.

Mindanao ArtBest 2015 at Gallery of the Peninsula and the Archipelago, Zamboanga City

A group exhibition of selected visual artists in Mindanao

Time Out at Gallery of the Peninsula and the Archipelago, Zamboanga City, PH

A group exhibition for faculty and staff of Ateneo de Zamboanga University

Zamboanga Art Exhibit 2015 at Centro Latino, Paseo del Mar, Zamboanga City, PH

A multi-artist exhibit in celebration of the city’s grandest festival, the Zamboanga Hermosa Festival.

Philippine Visual Arts Festival 2015 at Palma Hall, University of the Philippines-Diliman, Quezon City, PH

A group exhibition of selected visual artists around the country.

Zamboanga Art Exhibit 2016 at CityMall Tetuan, Zamboanga City, PH

A multi-artist exhibit in celebration of the city’s grandest festival, the Zamboanga Hermosa Festival.

Zamboanga Art Exhibit 2017 at CityMall Tetuan, Zamboanga City, PH

A multi-artist exhibit in celebration of the city’s grandest festival, the Zamboanga Hermosa Festival.

Silingan Seni at Gallery of the Peninsula and the Archipelago, Zamboanga City

Silingan Seni (Artistic Neighbor) is cross border art initiative of Mindanaoan and Sabahan Visual Artists.

Zamboanga Art Exhibit 2018 at KCC Mall de Zamboanga, Zamboanga City, PH

A multi-artist exhibit in celebration of the city’s grandest festival, the Zamboanga Hermosa Festival.

Clients

  • La Hermandad Zamboanga, Inc
  • City Government of Zamboanga
  • Lantaka Pearls
  • Ateneo de Zamboanga University
  • Sure Audio Mobile
  • Vista de Lente Studios
  • Bloc 1

Specialties

  • Graphic Design
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Animation
  • AfterEffects

Skills

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Adobe AfterEffects
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Photography
  • Videography
  • Animation
  • Painting
  • Arts and Craft
  • Social Media