3D Concept Artist

Industrial Light & Magic
London, United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

The Concept Artist creates Concept art  and sculpts models for for visual effects in feature films. Works as part of a team of artists executing CG and traditional artwork, helping create artwork that adheres to a specific design or “look” of a show.

  • Creation of dynamic artwork in both 3D and 2D
  • Ensures work is done according to specifications outlined by the Director/Key Creatives of a show
  • Implements any changes and incorporates feedback from Art Directors into artwork
  • Actively participates in dailies and transmissions

Skills & Requirements

Education / Experience:

  • Experience or knowledge of cinematic techniques, language and shot composition (advantage)  
  • Demo reel and/or portfolio required.
  • Submission release form needs to be completed before portfolio/reel can be reviewed.

Required Skills / Competencies:

  • Developed “eye” and strong aesthetic
  • Demonstrated understanding and creation of photo real work
  • Experience creating some or all of the following: environments, hard surface, and creature design, matte paintings, shot elements, storyboards (advantage)
  • Ability to work closely with Art Department leadership and within a production environment
  • Ability to work under pressure while implementing changes based on input from multiple sources

Technical Skills:

  • Proficiency in design software required (z-brush,Photoshop, Painter, Sketch-up, Modo, 3D Coat, etc,)
  • Ability to assemble research and reference material that will be influential to clients and design team

How to Apply

About the Company

For over thirty-five years, Industrial Light & Magic has set the standard for visual effects, creating some of the most stunning images in the history of film. At the forefront of the digital revolution, ILM continues to break new ground in visual effects. ILM has been awarded 15 Academy Awards for Best Visual Effects, received 26 Scientific and Technical Achievement Awards, and was presented with the National Medal of Technology by the President of the United States in 2004.