I am a diversely talented businessman, entrepreneur, and 2D/3D artist. With over 20 years of experience in visual FX, video games, feature films, and interactive art, I pride myself on producing great work and exceeding my client's expectations. Since I was a child playing on my Commodore 64 I have had a passion for digital art. That passion continues today.
Some of my career highlights included:
* Starting my own companies, Swihart Studios Inc. and Arion Digital LLC.
* Creating production art for Steven Spielberg, J.J. Abrams, Roland Emmerich, Zack Snyder, and Megan Ellison.
* Teaching as a guest instructor at Gnomon School of VFX in Hollywood, California.
* Having my photography and art featured in several fashion magazines
* Showcasing my artwork in various galleries in the Los Angeles area.
* Working as a research artist at Activision / Blizzard's Internal Laboratory.
* Self-producing my own video games.
3D Art, Art Direction, Technical Art Direction, Photogrametry, Photography, Oil Painting, Figure Drawing, Illustration, Sharp Shooting and BBQ.
3dsmax, Maya, Photoshop, After Effects, Premier, Substance Painter, Unity
Tel - 323-620-1288