Virginie has always loved to create small characters made of different materials to stage and photography them. She started working with plastic cords around this time, taking her inspiration from children drawings.
In 2001, she graduated from the ENSAD in Paris. Virginie Taravel has been working for 6 years as a 3D graphic designer at Mac Guff Ligne (on projects Azur & Asmar, Dragon Hunters, Pat & Stan, Minuscule, Oasis...).
« Nicolas & Guillemette », produced by Haidouk Film and made at Mac Guff Ligne in 2008 is her first animation short.