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Concept Artist


Concept Artist

• Intermediate Level


As we grow ILM Sydney, we are seeking a Concept Artist to join the team and be a part of this exciting opportunity. The Concept Artist is responsible for concept art for visual effects in feature films.

Category Art Department  Special Effects 
Location Australia
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Aug 10, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Position Summary

We are looking for a Concept Artist who reflects the innovative spirit, creative talent, production excellence, collaborative mindset and passion for great filmmaking that define ILM.

The Concept Artist is responsible for concept art for visual effects in feature films. They will collaborate with a team of artists executing CG and traditional artwork, helping create artwork that adheres to a specific design or “look” of a show. 

What You’ll Do
  • Creation of dynamic artwork that illustrates various stories and scripts
  • 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
What We’re Looking For
  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or 4+ years experience in Entertainment Industry 
  • Experience or knowledge of cinematic techniques, language and shot composition 
  • Demo reel and/or portfolio required.
  • Submission release form needs to be completed before portfolio/reel can be reviewed.
  • Developed “eye” and strong aesthetic
  • Clear understanding of anatomy and motion of organic and mechanical forms.
  • 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
  • Ability to collaborate with Art Department leadership and within a production environment 
  • Ability to support different productions with various design needs
  • Ability to work under pressure while implementing changes based on input from multiple sources
  • Excellent organisational skills. 
  • Knowledge of Macintosh computer systems including word processing, Adobe Illustrator, and Photoshop 
  • Proficiency in design software required (Photoshop, Painter, Sketch-up, Modo, etc.)
  • Ability to assemble research and reference material that will be influential to clients and design team 

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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