Art direction, Grey Goo DLC cutscenes - Axis Animation

Art direction for Good Game Empire TV spot - Flaunt Productions

Sinemora (xbox360, ps3, pc, psvita, mobile) Concept Art

Battlefield 2 PC. Level Art, Textures, Lighting

Battlefield 2 PC. Level Art, Textures, Lighting

Tony Holmsten

Concept Artist and Art Director

contactholmsten@gmail.com

http://www.tonyholmsten.com

2014-Present

Freelance @ Axis Animation

Art Director

Environments, Light & Color, FX, Matte paintings, Concept Art.

  • Welcome to Monster High -  Mattel Feature film animation
  • Monster High “Electrified” - Mattel Feature film animation
  • Grey Goo - PC Game DLC Cutscenes
  • Good Game Empire - Mobile Game TV commercial

Concept Artist:

Environments, Lighting , Props, Pitch concept art.

  • Dawn of War 3 - Game trailer
  • Riot: League of Legends "Xayah and Rakan" teaser. 
  • + Several unannounced projects.

2012-2014

Self Employed Seoul, Korea

Concept Artist & Illustrator

  • Verona - Game concept art - Prior Games
  • Scrap Mechanic - Game concept art - Axelot Games
  • RPG mobile Game pitch - Disney Japan
  • Lexus Christmas Car Commercials - Mirada
  • National Japanese school tablet application - Background illustrations - 1pac/aquent
  • + Several unannounced projects.

2011-2012

Grasshopper Manufacture - Tokyo, Japan

Game Concept Artist

  • Sinemora
  • Kaiho Shojo
  • Lollipop Chainsaw
  • Killer is Dead.

2006-2009

GRIN AB Stockholm - Sweden

Game Concept Artist

  • Bionic Commando
  • Terminator Salvation

2002-2006 

EA DICE Stockholm, Sweden

Level, Lighting, Texture and Concept Artist:

  • Rallisport Challenge 2
  • Battlefield 2
  • Battlefield 2142.

 

LANGUAGES

Swedish (Native)
English (Fluent)
Japanese (Conversational)
Korean (Beginner)

SOFTWARE PROFICIENCY 

Adobe Photoshop

Blender with Cycles & Corona renderer - Used extensively to 3D sketch concepts and render.

3D Coat- Used extensively to 3D sketch concepts.

Fusion360 - CAD modelling.

AWARDS

Imagine FX - Rising Stars 2012

PUBLICATIONS

Featured in the book Steampunk Graphics by Graffito Books.