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  Roman Guro

   

Kiev, Ukraine
+38 O5O 18O4748
guro.roman|at|gmail.com
Skype: roman_guro
Web: www.guro.com.ua
LinkedIn: Romanguro
Facebook: Roman.guro


Summary

Fourteen years of proven experience in the games industry.
Creating Concept drawings, Promo illustrations, 3D modeling and texturing
Over seven years of experience as Art Director. Experienced teacher for other artists.
Available for relocation.


Core Competencies

• Art Direction
• Project Leadership
• Ability to develop and adapt style to match project
• Project’s Art Vision, Promotion art
• Professional knowledge of anatomy, perspective, composition etc.
• Concept art skills (traditional and digital)
• UI/UX prototyping
• Pro knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Corel Painter, 3DS Max, Zbrush, After Effect, Sony Vegas etc.
• Communication and Training skills
• Self-motivation and a positive attitude
• Work effectively with minimal supervision
• Willing to learn


Professional Experience

2010 and still: Founder GURO Education center (guroed.com)
Art Training Courses of Academic drawing and Concept art.
More than 4 years of teaching experience, over 400 students have finished the courses.

2015 and still King.com Ltd (Singapore)
Position: Senior Game Artist, Art Lead
Working on Art Style, creating Character Concept art, Environment concept,
3D Сharacters modelling texturing etc.

2014 Red beat (Kiev, Ukraine)
Position: Art Director
Project: Space Rogue
Developing the Art Bible, creating concept art, establishing a communication between artists

2011-2013 Nival (Ukraine and Russian Federation)
Position: HQ Art Director
Projects: Defenders , Blitzkrieg 3 , Etherlords
Developed Art Vision for several projects, established a communication between artists,
organized trainings, created concept art, promotion illustrations, etc.

2005-2009 CREOTEAM (Kiev, Ukraine)
Position: Co-owner, Art director and Lead Game designer
Projects: Collapse , Collapse: The Rage
Created and provide Game design documentation, Art direction, Concept Art,
3D modeling (low-poly, hi-poly), Sculpturing, Producing cut-scenes etc.

2001-2004 Crytek GmbH. (Coburg, Germany)
Position: 3D/Texture/Concept Character Artist
Project: FarCry
Concept Art / 3D modeling / texturing (include main story-characters, mutants etc.)

2001 Action Forms Ltd. (Kiev, Ukraine)
Position: 3D/Texture/Concept Artist
Project: Duke Nukem: Endangered Species
Concept Art / 3D modeling / texturing

Freelance for projects:
Tanki online (AlternativaPlatform) — Promo Art;
SUN (@Mail.ru Group) — parttime 8 mounth, Concept Art / Promo Art;
Heroes of Might and Magic V (Nival/Ubisoft) — Promo Art;
Maelstrom (KDV Games/Codemasters) — Concept Art / 3D modeling;
Falling Stars (TS Group Entertainment/Void Production) — Concept Art / 3D modeling;
Adrenalin: Extreme Show (Gaijin Entertainment/1C) — Concept Art;
Time Zero (on-line) — Concept Art;
Berserk (board game) — Concept Art
etc..


Art projects, Lectures, Artbooks

Blizzardfest 2014: 5th Place World Champion award (USA)

Speech at TEDxVinnica 2013: Dynamics, figurative, and the color of love (TED.com)

Speech at TEDxKyiv 2010: Language of visual images (TED.com)

Artbooks Ballistic Publishing and CGNetworks (USA)
d’artiste: Concept Art, d’artiste: Digital Painting, Machineflesh Book, EXPOSE 2

UKRAINIAN ART WEEK Competition (Ukraine)
The winner in the Professional category

33 Fairy Tales of the World. Art book. (Russian Federation)
Choice award «Best book of the year»
etc…


Education

Base of design Certificate, Academy Veles, Russian Federation, Ekaterinburg, 2005
3D studio MAX Certificate, Academy Veles, Russian Federation, Ekaterinburg, 2005
Adobe Photoshop Certificate, Academy Veles, Russian Federation, Ekaterinburg, 2005
Graphic & Life drawing department, National Technical University of Ukraine, Kiev, Ukraine, 2001
Graphic designer, Art college, Vinnica, Ukraine, 1997
Programming for PC Certificate, Microsoft Traning Center, Vinnica State Technical University, 1997


Interests

Game design, Photography, Psychology, Travel, Traditional Painting, Bicycle

More professional references are available upon request.