Matt McCherry
Matt McCherry
Concept Artist / Illustrator
Manchester, United Kingdom

Summary

Matt McCherry is a Concept Artist who has worked within games, set design & architectural previs. Now looking for contract or full-time employment.

Skills

Concept ArtEnvironment DesignVisual Development3D ModelingGame DevelopmentApp DevelopmentVehicle DesignMarketing Illustration

Software proficiency

DAZ Studio
DAZ Studio
Maya
Maya
Modo
Modo
Photoshop
Photoshop

Productions

  • Untitled 2
    • Video Game
      Ether: One
    • Year
      2014
    • Role
      QA Tester
    • Company
      White Paper Games

Experience

  • Freelance Concept Artist at Mattmccherry.com
    Blackpool, United Kingdom
    January 2012 - Present

    - Communicated with clients, producing artwork matching their vision.

    - Concepted a variety of real world props & environments.

    - Produced to scale 3D models that were used as a base to produce a various marketing illustrations from different angles.

    - Influenced art direction and mood of a diverse range of games.

    CLIENTS

    - White Paper Games - Manchester based games company working closely with Sony to develop for ps4 and the PC market.

    - Space Bear Dev - London based indie dev working on sci-fi IP, Galaxy Heist since 2012.

    - Scruffy Dog Ltd - Set development and creation, constructing themed

    - The Cartford Inn - One of Lancashire's best country pubs and boutique hotels.

  • Concept Artist / QA Tester at White Paper Games
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    January 2014 - March 2015

    - Involved in idea generation meetings aiding in visual elements to push designs within Ether: One(2014) & The Occupation(2018).

    - Created sketches based on ongoing discussions.

    - Provided accurate feedback and suggested changes to fix problems as well as composing environments.

  • Part-Time -- Artist / Games Developer at GiD Games
    Blackpool, United Kingdom
    October 2015 - February 2016

    - Art direction, creation and design of characters, environments and UI as well as working within Unity to develop applications.

  • Graphics/Website Designer at Syscom Business Computing Ltd
    Blackpool, United Kingdom
    March 2012 - March 2013

    - Branded many local companies, creating logos, colour schemes and entire websites.

    - Provided my expertise in 2D art to compose interesting website layouts.