Gustavo Delao

Gustavo Delao

Gustavo Delao

  • Licenciado en Diseño de la Comunicación Gráfica, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico City, 1984
  • Estudios de Maestría en Artes Visuales, Escuela Nacional de Artes Plásticas, Mexico City, 1989
  • M.F.A., computer graphics and interactive media, Pratt Institute, 2000
First year at SCAD:



Director and animator of "El Güiri Güiri," opening animation for TV series, Mexico, 1997; spoke at the Conference on Internationalized Domain Names in Spanish, Primer Congreso Forum Dominios, Madrid, Spain, 2008; Operating, a website on international domain name technology and its impact on the multilingual Internet; chair of the diversity college council at SCAD, 2006-07; spring 2006 Cartoon Network collaboration for emulating production process for "Animation for the Web"

Awards, recognition and honors

Fulbright Scholar; Certificate of Excellence Award for Outstanding Merit, Pratt Institute


Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization, ACM, Internet Commerce Association, Interaction Design Association

Previous Positions

Co-founder and director of animation, Voxel Animación; professor, Universidad Simon Bolivar; instructor, Instituto Tecnologico de Monterrey Chiapas; instructor, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana

On the Web

Courses Taught

  • ANIM 342 Digital Cel Animation I
  • CMPA 100 Survey of Computer Art Applications
  • ITGM 130 Digital Design Aesthetics
  • ITGM 260 Interactive Design
  • ITGM 353 Interactive Web Design
  • ITGM 403 Information and Interfaces
  • ITGM 405 Interactive Design and Game Development Studio I
  • ITGM 709 Visual Interface and Information Design
  • ITGM 723 Human-centered Interactive Design