John Costello
John Costello
Art Director / Environment Artist.
Melbourne, Australia

Summary

I've been working as an Art Director, Environment and General Artist for the past 6 years and have released over 8 titles on all major platforms and set production for documentaries and product design in VR.

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Skills

Environment Design3D Animation3D ModelingDigital SculptingEnvironment ModelingLightingTexturingLevel DesignPhotogrammetryUnityPost FX

Software proficiency

Maya
Maya
Unity
Unity
Photoshop
Photoshop
Quixel Suite
Quixel Suite
Substance Designer
Substance Designer
Substance Painter
Substance Painter
ZBrush
ZBrush
Substance B2M
Substance B2M
3DCoat
3DCoat
xNormal
xNormal
Photoscan
Photoscan
RealityCapture
RealityCapture
Marmoset Toolbag
Marmoset Toolbag
Keyshot
Keyshot

Productions

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    • Video Game
      The Station
    • Year
      2017
    • Role
      Art Director
    • Company
      The Station Game Inc.

Experience

  • 3D Artist at VRTOV
    Melbourne, Australia
    May 2018 - June 2018

    Environmental and prop design creating a highly realistic modern cinema and cinema booth for a 3 episode VR documentary about the history, experience and technology of the cinema.

    I worked with a fantastic driven team and very proud of what I produced. Can't wait for its release!

  • Art Director at The Station Game In.c
    Remote, Canada
    February 2015 - May 2018

    I concepted, designed and produced over 20 sci-fi rooms aboard The Station. Took on the daily duties of art director to design fast, high quality, highly optimised assets for use in Unity overseen by myself and my amazing art team of 3. Additional work included all lighting, post fx and project organisation and pipeline manager.

  • 3D Artist at Torus
    Melbourne, Australia
    April 2015 - March 2018