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3D Concept Art Finalists

This category is for all the 3D Concept Artists out there who love nothing more than bringing characters and objects to life.

Fabbio Timpano


Australia | Flinders University / CDW Studios

Life after school got boring really quick! I was 20 years old and sitting at home waiting for... well really anything! Then with the input of my friends and family, I committed to completing a degree in Digital Art. When I discovered the 3D entertainment industry, I knew this was exactly what I wanted to pursue. I grew hungry for more knowledge in becoming a professional concept artist.

Steven Lin



I look at CGI/VFX as a game a love playing everyday. There are so much amazing things to learn; so much challenges to overcome; so much talented artists to work with and learn from. Leveling up and pushing to be better than I was yesterday is what I strive to do. Lets have some fun.

Michael Vaughan


New Zealand | Yoobee School of Design

I like making and learning 3D, anatomy, texturing and animation.



when i realized it was only kind of work that was feeding my soul and giving me joy

Teemu Hartikainen


Finland | Metropolia UAS

I was dreaming about working in creative industry and 3D world since I was 10 years old. I first started playing with Blender in 2007 when I was 14 years old, but for a very long time I could only do the most basic stuff. Now at 27 years old I'm finally studying 3D modeling and animation for a 2nd year and I have never felt more passionate about creating a portfolio I'm really proud of and making it into the industry.

Michael Henrik Vedeler


Norway | Westerdals Institute for film and media, H√łyskolen Kristiania

I used study dance, so i always wanted to do something creative. I found my love for 3D Graphics when i had to create some floating 3D text for a video i was making for a performance. It was about 2 years ago today. After that experience it didnt take long before i went all the way, and searched and got into an education in 3D.

Richard Kubusch



The desire to be part of a creative media project evolved when I was young, very young. I enjoy to draw since I can walk. Since then I knew I want to work in the creative field. Animated movies achieve to inspire me permanently as well as games. Later I chose the path of the games industry and grew into the role of a designer. The passion for art (escpecially 3D art) never vanished. Quite the contrary, it grew even more and faster than I ever could expect over the last months.


United States | The Art institute of Dallas

I realized I wanted to work in the creative industry during my Junior year of highschool when I took my first 3D animation course.


United States | Gnomon School of VFX, Games, and Animation

I have wanted to be part of the entertainment industry ever since I was young. Moves like "The Incredibles", "Princess Mononoke", and "Predator" inspired most of my drawings and spurred me on to be an artist.

Joe Rodrigues


France | new3dge

I remember reading "The Hobbit", then all of Tolkien's works when I was a child and saying to myself "This is what I want to do!". Since, I have always been drawn to different artistic fields. After graduating in Illustration, I started to get interested in the creative media and entertainment industry and since then it has become a real passion.

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