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Ian Vicknair
Ian Vicknair
ianv.studio@gmail.com / www.ianv.co
Minneapolis, MN, United States of America

Summary

Ian Vicknair is a matte painter with experience in film, commercial, games and freelance design.

Ian offers a unique worldview, having spent his childhood abroad in various international schools in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Having implemented this distinct perspective in his work, Ian has been featured in numerous Photoshop publications, live art exhibitions in the Louvre Museum in Paris, RAW shows, and is a regular contributor to online art groups.

Currently, Ian is a matte painter at Framestore in the New York Office. He is also focused on furthering his artistic education and growing his personal portfolio. His recent and upcoming projects include an animated short film entitled Moonlight Sonata and an experimental art film called Y-Axis.

Ian is always looking to grow his portfolio and collaborate with other talented artists. He offers competitive freelance rates for matte painting, various fields of design, and animation. If you can dream it, Ian can make it.

Skills

Art DirectionMatte PaintingDigital PaintingCompositingConcept ArtCinematicsPaintingPhotographyPhoto-manipulation

Software proficiency

Nuke
Nuke
Maya
Maya
3ds Max
3ds Max
Photoshop
Photoshop
SynthEyes
SynthEyes
DaVinci Resolve
DaVinci Resolve

Reel

Productions

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    • Movie
      Hover
    • Year
      2018
    • Role
      Digital Matte Painter
    • Company
      Gaardhouse

Experience

  • Matte Painter + Compositor at Make LLC
    Minneapolis, United States of America
    September 2018 - Present

  • Matte Painter at Nocturnal FX
    LA, United States of America
    January 2019 - January 2019

    Freelance Matte Painter - Music Video

  • Concept Artist at Silver Screen
    Saudi Arabia
    January 2019 - January 2019

    Freelance Concept Artist

  • Matte Painter + Compositor at Framestore
    New York, United States of America
    June 2018 - September 2018

  • Matte Painter at Pixel Farm Studios
    Minneapolis, United States of America
    January 2017 - January 2017