And welcome to my resume microsite. Currently i'm working self-employed as a 2D/3D generalist artist at my studio, 3DBURO. Explore what i love creating daily and find related facts below. Thanks!
With 16+ years of versatile hands-on experience in graphic design, animation, interactive and audio-visual production.
01/01/2012 - present (100%)
3DBURO is my one-man, full-service digital agency that translates ideas into fresh, new realities. Working crossmedial for both corporate, entertainment, fashion and music related industries. Currently delivering creative content to clients as Organic-Concept, Strongly Typed Solutions, Auro Technologies, Headline Publishing (TBWA) amongst many others.
19/11/2004 - 30/09/2011 (100%)
As co-founder and co-owner of Art Invaders BVBA, a graphic and webdesign studio, i worked as lead graphic artist for brands and clients as: Essentiel Antwerp, Scapa Sports, Walter Van Beirendonck, GAB, Thot Memphis, Pepe Jeans London & Zilton. Designed apparel production graphics, illustrations and logotypes while developing 2D Flash websites, games and 3d animations.
01/09/2003 - 30/06/2004 (100%)
During my internship at Niolan Entertainment (Ghent) i worked as concept, character & storyboard artist on 3D animated series, kids' books and entertainment formats.
K.A.S.K. (ROYAL ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS) - SCHOOL OF ARTS
Ghent, 1997 - 2002
Graduated "Master in Audio-visual arts & animation".
Ghent, 1995 - 1997
High School degree in A.R.O. (Artistic education).
My second nature, since Y2K.
CREATIVE WEAPONS OF CHOICE
- - Paper, technical pencil, pens & markers.
- - 2D Digital: Adobe Creative Suite® + Wacom Cintiq®.
- - 3D Digital: Autodesk Maya®, Currently exploring Blender® & Unity®.
- - Coding/programming: Visual Studio Code®.
- - Photography/Filmmaking: Canon® 7D with custom built rigs/stabilizers.
- - Audio production: Propellerhead® Reason/Record, Akai® MPK49, bass, analog FX & turntables.
Refining new shapes, styles and structures gets my blood pumping FAST!
- - 3D Design/animation: Modelling, UV-mapping, rigging, lighting, dynamics, physics, rendering...
- - 2D Graphic/motion design: Concept art, infographics, logotypes, layout, UI/UX, illustration and character design.
- - Audio production: Sampling, beatmaking, Midi sequencing.
- - Coding/programming: FLASH AS, HTML5, CSS3, XML, MAYA MEL.
- - Photography/ filmmaking: Setting up DSLR's (ISO/F-stop/Shutter), image/video editing & compositing.
- - Rock-solid drawing & animation skills (Both tradional and digital).
- - Background in programming with problem solving attitude.
- - Flexible workflow, always keeping future design updates or rollbacks in mind.
- - Pixel, vector and vertex precision.
Feel free to contact me with any creative project you have in mind.
I'm available for freelance work and connected to a network of specialists.
Gasstraat 23A / 9160 Lokeren / Belgium EU.