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3D Concept Artist / Matte painter
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Summary

• Professional Concept Artist/Matte Painter/3D Generalist
• Passionate for creating environment concept arts and keyframes from sketch to final visual, including 3D modeling, rigging for characters, lighting, realistic details, texturing
• Concept developments and storyboards
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AWARDS
3D Total Awards for 'Silverpond', 'Is Anyone Out There? Anyone?', 'Utopia', 'Skystead'
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FEATURES & PUBLICATIONS
- Photoshop 25th Anniversary Spot, February 2015
- Judgement Day Award, IFCC Festival, 2015
- Interview - Photoshop Creative Magazine, issue 142. (2016. february)
- Featured in 3dTotal's "Top 50 Environment Concepts from 2018'
- Featured in various magazines and publications

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CERTIFICATION - AUTODESK MAYA 3D GRAPHICS AND ANIMATION by SAE Institute, and Autodesk
CERTIFICATION - MATTE PAINTING by Vancouver Online School //www.vanas.ca
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EDUCATION
* LOS ANGELES ACADEMY OF FIGURATIVE ART
* Vancouver Animation School // Matte Painting
* Gnomon Workshops // Professional Online Training for Artists
* SAE Institute Amsterdam // Autodesk Maya
* BA - KREA Contemporary Art College // Digital Art and Design
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EXHIBITION Soho Gallery for Digital Art, New York, US - 2012.12.12.
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CLIENTS
Adobe Photoshop
Goodby Silverstein & Partners
IONO Music
Several music festivals worldwide
Mr.Beam
SpilGames
Zoho Animation Studio
Not To Scale
Ingreme Post-Production

Skills

Concept ArtConcept DesignEnvironment DesignMatte Painting3D ModelingSketching

Software proficiency

Maya
Maya
Photoshop
Photoshop
ZBrush
ZBrush
Redshift
Redshift
Megascans
Megascans