From Concept Art to Movie Direction : Preview IAMAG Master Classes 2020 Day One Experience

Welcome to IAMAG Master Classes 2020

This first day will be a unique journey from Concept Art to the art of Directing a movie with a unique selection of talks and artists, sharing with us their experience and vision of the game and movie industry as an artist

From different visions of Concept Art, and what’s the role of lead concept artist to and art direction, with Sparth, Emmanuel Shiu and Mike Azevedo, you’ll experience a the vision of artist working closely with movie director as Mike Hill and get a better understanding of movie direction with Ruari Robinson and Kristen Anderson

 

Nicolas Sparth Bouvier

Art Director and Concept Artist veteran in the Video Game industry since 1996, author of the Structura book series, Halo 5 Art Director.


 

Emmanuel Shiu

Emmanuel Shiu specializes in concept design, illustration and visual development for the film and videogame industries, working on movies including Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Pokémon Detective Pikachu, Blade Runner 2049 , Ready Player one; Love, Death & Robots, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Cloud Atlas, Star Trek Into Darkness, Looper, Superman Returns and Hellboy, and on videogames including Lost Planet 3, Star Citizen and Destiny 2.


 

Mike Azevedo

Mike Azevedo is an illustrator and concept artist, has worked with clients such as Riot Games, Blizzard, Valve, Guerrilla Games and others, is the founder of Mar Studio, an outsourcing studio based in São Paulo, Brazil


 

Mike Hill

Mike Hill has been working in the film and games industry for over ten years as a concept artist, level designer, creative director and IP consultant. Co-founder and ex Managing Director of the Emmy Award Winning « Karakter Design Studio », Mike’s career has taken him through some of the world’s biggest titles from Call of Duty Infinite Warfare and Horizon Zero Dawn to films such as « Blade Runner 2049 », HBO’s « Game of Thrones », Netflix « Love, Death and Robots » aswell as Denis Vileneuve’s upcoming « Dune » feature film.


 

Ruairi Robinson

Ruairi Robinson is an Irish filmmaker and CG artist based in Los Angeles. His first short film, Fifty Percent Grey was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film

His follow-up, The Silent City transition into directing live action, and gained him representation in the US, and a development deal with Warner Brothers. In 2012 he won Best Narrative film at the Vimeo Awards for his science fiction short film “BLINKY”.

His debut feature film “THE LAST DAYS ON MARS” (starring Liev Schreiber and Olivia Williams) was featured at directors Fortnight in the Cannes Film Festival in 2013.


 

Kristen Anderson

Kristen has over 15 years experience in Film and TV. She has worked as a set designer and art director for live action TV and film, and more recently, as digital set designer and art director on animated features.
Kristen first joined Animal Logic’s Sydney Studio in 2012 as a Concept Artist and Designer on The LEGO Movie. She was Set Designer on The LEGO Batman Movie and Digital Set Designer on The LEGO Ninjago Movie. In 2016, Kristen moved to Vancouver to take on the role of Art Director on The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part where she worked closely with the Director and Production Designer to develop and execute the look of the film.


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