Alejandro Gonzalez
Alejandro Gonzalez
Concept Artist + Matte Painter
Miami, United States

· Ability to quickly generate thumbnails based on art direction, progressing to more detailed color concepts and final illustration
· Excellent communication skills and ability to take direction and accept critical review
· Knowledge of Photoshop or related software with a solid understanding of core artistic principles including, color, lighting, composition, structure and perspective
· Designing creative believable scenes and characters with a strong sense of style
· Strong ability to interpret other people's ideas
· Be able to quickly render imaginative concepts from verbal and written direction
· Excellent communication skills and great team player
· Excellent 2D skills and knowledge of traditional art techniques
· Be able to think laterally, problem solve under tight deadlines, and quickly execute imaginative concepts from verbal and written direction
· Quick sketching ability

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Skills

Concept ArtConcept DesignIllustrationMatte PaintingStoryboarding3D ModelingCharacter Designdigital matte paintingkey artshooting boards

Software proficiency

Cinema 4D
Cinema 4D
DAZ Studio
DAZ Studio
Fusion 360
Fusion 360
Keyshot
Keyshot
Photoshop
Photoshop
SketchUp
SketchUp
ZBrush
ZBrush
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer
CLIP STUDIO PAINT
CLIP STUDIO PAINT
Corona Renderer
Corona Renderer

Experience

  • Freelance Concept Artist at Freelance
    New York, Miami, Los Angeles
    May 2010 - Present

    Worked closely with Project Leads to develop concept artwork that defines the overall look and art style of the project

    Create concepts for various projects as assigned. Concept work would range from, but are not limited to environments, characters, vehicles

    Assist in establishing the style of the project and be a reference for all elements of art production (Environment, Character, UI etc.)

    Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and familiarity with 3D packages and game engines