Lead Concept Artist

Toronto, ON, Canada
Job type: Freelance

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Job Description

We are looking for a passionate and talented concept artist to create concept work for a project set in a near-future dystopia. Realism is the name of the game, and drawing from a number of sources, the artist will develop and illustrate scenic pieces in a variety settings to bring this world and the characters who inhabit it to life.

Working closely with the project director, you will deliver:

  • Organized mood boards of visual inspiration sources
  • Sketches and exploratory concepts to establish mood and style
  • Create inspirational artwork to define artistic vision of the project

Ideal candidate would have:

  • Interest in dystopian aesthetics
  • Passion for world-building 
  • Expertise in illustrating environmental pieces in different settings (a variety of urban scenes to biomes of various types) 
  • Strength in storytelling through imagery

This job will run on a negotiable, flexible timeline. 

Skills & Requirements

  • Solid drawing fundamental skills, and traditional painting techniques
  • Ability to independently observe, research, analyze, and draw from a variety of subject matters (i.e., history, architecture, environments, costume) 
  • Eye for details and atmosphere
  • Experience in maintaining visual coherency in concept work
  • Willingness and eagerness to give and receive feedback
  • Enthusiasm for collaboration on ideas and and vision development

Additional Information

  • Working remotely is an option

How to Apply

Please email your resume and portfolio to john_the_keillor@yahoo.com. This job will be closed when the position is filled. 

About the Company

Our company works with writers in the creative development and vision of their projects.