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Mandela Smith
Mandela Smith
Concept Artist/Designer
Toronto, Canada

An innovative concept creator and designer, passionately driven to develop distinct visual styles and build believable worlds.

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Skills

Concept ArtCharacter Design3D AnimationIllustration

Software proficiency

Procreate
Procreate
Blender
Blender
Infinite Painter
Infinite Painter
Maya
Maya
Photoshop
Photoshop
Unity
Unity

Productions

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    • Video Game
      Lost Orbit
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Concept Artist
    • Company
      PixelNAUTS
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    • TV Production
      Paw Patrol Season 4, 5, 6, Paw Patrol: Ready Race Rescue (movie)
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Animator
    • Company
      Guru Studios

Experience

  • Crowd Artist at Tangent
    Toronto, Canada
    November 2019 - July 2020

    Part of a tight knit team doing r&d for the crowds department of an evolving pipeline.

  • Animator at Guru
    Toronto, Canada
    August 2017 - November 2019

    Senior member of the vibrant animation team tackling high episodic quotas and a contestant for a lead position.

  • Concept Artist at PixelNAUTS
    Remote, Canada
    May 2017 - July 2017

    Freelance concept position responsible for creature designs, developing the visual style for environments, and creating in game character illustrations.

  • 3D Animator at Tinman Creative
    Toronto, Canada
    May 2017 - July 2017

  • Bachelor of Animation at Sheridan College
    Oakville, Canada
    September 2013 - April 2017