MATTHEW J. TRAMMELL
5126 Timber Shade, Kingwood, TX 77345, (Cell) 832-527-6060
Ringling College of Art & Design, Sarasota, FL
B.F.A. May 2015
Major: Game Art and Design 3.4 GPA
Unreal Engine 4, Autodesk Maya, ZBrush, Adobe Photoshop and Premiere, Substance Painter, Quixel Suite, 3D Coat, and Crazy Bump.
Modelling, Surfacing, Cinematics, Lighting, Visual Development, PreViz, Animatics, Storyboards
American Zoetrope/Ringling College Collaboration May 2014 - May 2015
- Completed an 11 month client based project while in school based on a legendary Francis Ford Coppola film. The goal of the project was to complete a teaser trailer for use in a crowdfunding campaign. Produced 3D environment art of pivotal scene in trailer as well as main character asset. Major player in designing and editing the trailer from the ground up.
3D Art Contractor at Cryptologic LLC May 2015 - September 2015
- Worked in-house with other industry professionals over a five month period to craft 3D imagery for an unannounced Kickstarter game trailer. Sculpted, UVed, and textured character models and props. Also set dressed, arranged lighting, implemented visual effects using UE4's blueprint and matinee, as well as setup and recorded camera shots for the Kickstarter trailer in UE4.
3D Environment Art, Ringling College of Art & Design, Sarasota, FL, 2012 - 2015
Over the course of 4 years, conceptualized, modeled, textured and set dressed multiple interactive game environments using Unreal Development Kit and Unreal Engine 4.
Featured in Best of Ringling, Spring 2013, 2014, and 2015
Awarded President’s List for scholastic accomplishment Fall 2012 and Spring 2015
Portfolio and references available upon request.