Gabby Zapata is from sunny Los Angeles, California. She majored in Computer Animation at Ringling College of Art & Design. After college, she worked at Digital Domain Studios in Port St. Lucie, Florida as a Visual Development Artist for their Feature Length Animation film, "The Legend of Tembo." A year and a half later, Gabby moved to LA to work for Disney Mobile for a year. Fast forward to today, she is now working at Disney Digital Network in Glendale, California as Senior Visual Development Artist for their social media department managing and creating original artwork content for various brand platforms. She has exhibited her work in solo and group gallery shows such as WonderGround Gallery in Downtown Disneyland/World, Disney Animation Studios for Hispanic Heritage Month, amongst many others.

- IDW Disney, Rescue Sirens, Nickelodeon, Digital Domain, LatinX, Dreamworks, Spinmaster

-Tangled: The Series Comics; Main/Variant Covers, IDW Publishing/Disney
-Art of Minnie Mouse book

-Modcloth (Model Ambassador)
- Klasse41
-Frame It Easy
-RedRiver Paper
-Arteza Art Supplies

Legend of Tembo, 2011

2019: Lightbox Expo Presentation Speaker on Character design Representation
2018: Voces: Hispanic Heritage Month; Walt Disney Animation Studios
2017: Various shows
2016: Little Labs Gallery, Solo Art Show "Florecitas"
2016: Little Labs Gallery, Mythology Art Show
2016-2019: WonderGround Gallery Downtown Disneyland, Artist in Residence/Featured Artist of the month
2016: QPOP, Utena Art Show
2016: QPOP, Power Ranger Art Show
2016: QPOP, Showa Era Show
2016: QPOP, J Horror Show
2015: QPOP, Unicat & Caticorn Art Show
2015: QPOP, Yokai show
2015: Gallery Nucleus, HATSUNE MIKU DREAMS OF ELECTRIC SHEEP, Art published
2015: FanAlley Gallery, various shows


2019: DesignerCon, Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim
2019: Lightbox Expo, Pasadena California
2019: Wondercon, Anaheim Convention center, Anaheim
2019: WonderGround Gallery Downtown Disney, Feb, California
2019: Epcot Festival of the Arts, Jan 18-24, Orlando
2018: WonderGround Gallery Downtown Disney, California
2017: WonderGround Gallery Downtown Disney, California
2016: WonderGround Gallery Downtown Disney, California
2016: Wondercon Los Angeles Convention
2016: Long Beach Comic-con, California
2016: Fan Alley Animation Expo, California
2015: Pixelatl, Mexico Animation Convention, Mexico
2015: Wondercon Anaheim Convention
2015: CTN-X Animation Expo, California
2014: CTN-X Animation Expo, California