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Character art Digital and Conceptual Artwork by Matt Kirk
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Permanent address
Matthew Kirk
6025 Barberry Ln.
Farmington, NY 14425

Home: (315) 986-3879
Online Portfolio http://www.DigitalTekneek.com
E-mail - Xzacto@gmail.com

OBJECTIVE:  To work with a team of people in a creative environment, utilizing my digital-art skills in the area of conceptual artwork, digital photo construction and manipulation, web design, graphic design and/or logo development.

EDUCATION:  Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
Major: Digital Arts

COURSE WORK:  Advanced digital Imaging - 3D and 2D foundations
Intermediate modeling with Maya - Painting I, II, and water media
Beginning animation - Drawing I, II
Interactive multimedia - Figure drawing
Web design - Printmaking
Art History I IV - Casting I, II
Glassblowing I IV - Advanced sculpture
Professional Practices

SOFTWARE SKILLS:  Windows/Mac/Unix - Jasc Paint Shop Pro
Microsoft Excel - Adobe Photoshop 7.0
Microsoft PowerPoint - Adobe Imageready 7.0
Macromedia Dreamweaver - Macromedia Flash MX
Macromedia Homesite - Alias Wavefront Maya 4.5
3D studio Max 5 - Quark Express - Sonic Foundry Sound Forge
Adobe Premier - Adobe Illustrator

RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE: 
Graphic Artist / Production Artist, i-Design Studios, Inc. November 2004 May 2005
Duties Included: Web design, logo and corporate identity development, video and still
photos, video editing, mass DVD productions, Macromedia Flash design, billboard design, magazine adds for publish.

Freelance Logo Development, www.Tshirtworld.com, Yury Byalik, Pennsylvania
Duties Included: Create a new logo and images for a website to be used as the main company logo for the website and for all merchandise including T-shirts.
November 2003

Freelance Logo Development, Copycat Bags, Yury Byalik, Pennsylvania
Duties Included: Create a logo for a website and T-shirts coinciding with a theme of logos from other websites to make them look related.
September 2003

Freelance Logo Development, MB Engineers, Walnut Creek California.
November 2002 December 2002
Duties Included: Create a new creative logo to be used on letterheads, T-shirts, Signs, and other company-related things.

Glassblower, Cedar Point Amusement Park, Sandusky, OH
May 2001 August 2001
Duties Included: Glassblowing Demonstrations 5 days a week for audiences of up to 150 people. Explained the process and techniques of glassblowing as well as operated/maintained the fully functional glass shop.
Projects Included: Made vases, flouted bowls, pulled glass cane, kept the shop clean, charged the tank every week, annealed the glass, priced the blown vessels and prepared them to be sold as park merchandise.

INTERESTS/HOBBIES:  Computers, PC gaming, creating digital music, guitar, art, sketching,
glassblowing, snowboarding, photography, digital painting

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:  I work well with other people,
as well as alone if needed. I am a versatile artist experienced in creating tight
design-based work or freehand digital and traditional fine art.
 
 


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