Matthew Gee Wai Lau
SKILLS and ABILITIES
o Experienced in all Windows platforms. Fluent in Computer skills (Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Flash, Adobe Aftereffects). Expertise in Photoshop.
o Basic knowledge in 3D modeling (Maya)
o Confident in dealing with different artists/personalities. Patient and careful/safe work ethics.
o Organized, and punctual, responsible, efficient worker. Quick learner.
o Sheridan College for Animation (BAAA)
o Sheridan College, Oakville, Ontario
o 2005 – 2009
o Completed personal 4th year film
Rune Entertainment(current employer) - June 2009 – present
Concept Artist – full time
Projects: Hail The Villain (music video, website, comic, final posters)
• Responsible for all 2D aspects incl. production to final art, involved in concept and planning stages.
Various Misc. projects including concepts for pitch work
Edge of Reality - April 2009
Freelance Concept Artist
Worked as a concept artist creating illustrations for pitch.
Silicon Knights summer internship - May 2008 – August 2008
Working as a concept artist at a professional studio doing game development concepts, box art designs etc. undergoing usual activities of a fulltime employed concept artist.
Life Drawing Tutoring - September 2006 – May 2009
Working as a Life Drawing tutor, teaching many students the techniques and skills to effective life drawing
Dark Stalkers Tribute - Udon Comics, 2009 TBA
Street Fighter Tribute - Udon Comics, 2008
ImagineFX Issue 32 – Artist Feature, 2008
Eye Candy vol. 3 - TBA
o active art enthusiast, currently active in looking at many art sites and art daily
o love watching movies of all genres, styles
o a lover of many games; shooters, RPGs; knowledgeable in the mechanics of the game community
o a solid interest in playing a variety of instruments including the piano, drums, guitar
REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST