There are no limits to his creativity when it comes to translating forms and concepts. One of his greatest passion remains contemporary architecture, of which he applies principles in his own art, with an experimental and original approach. He also harbours a fascination for modern skyscrapers, although he admits that he wouldn’t be able to live too high above the ground himself.
In 2003, he decided to leave Paris for Montreal in order to join Ubisoft on their ongoing projects, Prince of Persia Warrior Within, as well as Assassin’s Creed. he left Montreal for Texas in october 2005, where he spent more than three years working for IDsoftware in Dallas. finally, in january 2009, he joined Microsoft to participate to the future HALO adventures.
Sparth has also been having an enjoying career illustrating book covers. His images have been actively chosen by publishers to adorn the covers of multiple french and english authors.
Nicolas ‘ Sparth’ Bouvier – Halo 5 Art Director
Halo Franchise (343 Industries – Microsoft)
Halo 4 (343 Industries – Microsoft)
Assassin’s Creed (Ubisoft)
Prince of Persia – Warrior Within (Ubisoft)
Cold Fear (Darkworks studio)
Alone in the Dark 4 (Darkworks)
Structura (Artbook) 2008
Structura2 (Artbook) 2012
Concept Art (Artbook) Ballistic 2006