Nikolai Karelin
Nikolai Karelin
Concept Artist at Vizor Games
Minsk, Belarus

Skills

Concept ArtConcept DesignDigital PaintingPaintingCharacter DesignDrawing

Software proficiency

Photoshop
Photoshop
3DCoat
3DCoat
3ds Max
3ds Max
Keyshot
Keyshot
Octane Render
Octane Render
Illustrator
Illustrator
World Creator
World Creator

Experience

  • Concept Artist at Vizor Games - Unannounced MMO project on Unrel Engine 4
    Minsk, Belarus
    December 2017 - Present

    Unnaunsed MMO project on Unreal Engine 4

    -Creating character, weapon and environment concept art

    -UI rototyping

    -Working closely with the Creative Director and Art Director to develop concept art that defines the overall look and art style of the game

  • Freelance Concept Artist at AltSpace
    Moscow, Russia
    July 2017 - March 2018

    -Creating concept art for commercials and presentations

    -Making storyboards for video production

    -Working closely with Director to develop expressive concept art that represents product

  • Lead 2D Artist at Gambino
    Minsk, Belarus
    December 2014 - December 2017

    -Creating graphics for social media and other online promotions

    -Working closely with the Art Director to develop expressive illusrations that sell the product

    -Creating logos and UI

    -Drawing promo Illustrations

    -Provide feedback to the team in order to ensure the art department produces artwork at the expected quality level

  • Assistant art director, Set designer, Production designer, Concept artist at One Little Production
    Minsk, Belarus
    June 2014 - August 2014

    -Creating set design and concept art for post apocalyptic series "The Outpost" (pilot version)

  • Instructor at Belorussian State Academy Of Fine Arts
    Minsk, Belarus
    September 2013 - September 2015

    -Assisting students

  • Storyboard Artist at Perspective Production
    Moscow, Russia
    August 2013 - December 2014

    -Creating storyboards for commercial and presentations

    -Making Illustrations for promo and pithc

  • Assistant Art Director, Set Designer, Storyboard Artist at Cuba Studio
    Minsk, Belarus
    February 2012 - December 2014

    -Creating concept art and pitch illustrations

    -Developing set design sketches

    -Drawing storyboards

    -Elaborating graphic designs for sets

    -Building sets