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Maria Zvonkova

Hello!
I am Maria Zvonkova, 2d Artist. Working for gamedev since 2016.

Experience

July 2017 — April 2018
GrandMa Studios — Art Lead Assistant, 2d Artist
Painting of zoom zones, interactive items, fullscreen scenes, mini-games etc. Matte painting of characters in cutscenes and on the locations. Management work with junior artists. Quality control.

November 2016 — July 2017
GrandMa Studios — 2d Artist
Matte painting of zooms, interactive items and mini-games for HOPA games.

April 2017 — May 2017
Wopidom — 2d Artist
Outsource collaboration.

Projects

Reflections of Life: In Screams and Sorrow Collector's Edition (2018)
The Unseen Fears: Outlive Collector's Edition (2017)
Whispered Secrets: Forgotten Sins Collector's Edition (2017)
The Unseen Fears: Body Thief Collector's Edition (2016–2017)

Education

2009–2015
Kharkiv National University of Architecture and Civil Engineering.
Architecture of buildings and structures.
Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.) — 2014, Specialist — 2015.

Courses

2d Animation for Games. Basics — Projector
Animation of game elements, items, locations and characters.
Program: Adobe After Effects
Mentor: Roman Boichuk. 2017-2018

Character Concept Art/ 3D-sculpting in ZBrush - Artcraft
Character development from sketch to 3d model.
Programs: Alchemy, DAZ Studio, Marvelous Designer, Zbrush, 3D-Coat, Keyshot
Mentor: Artem Gusak. 2017

Digital graphics 2D — Games Academy
Painting of zooms and items for HOPA games. Development of UI and icons for mobile games.
Mentor: Tatiana Opanasiuk. 2016

Coursera online courses
Design: Creation of Artifacts in Society, 2013
Introduction to Art: Concepts & Techniques, 2013

Programs

Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effects, ZBrush, Marvelous Designer, DAZ Studio, Keyshot

Awards

Steelfreedom — 2014
Team — Andrew Soloviov, Maria Zvonkova, Ivan Shevchenko.
Category LOFT — 1 place
Category MALL — 3 place

Languages

Russian, Ukrainian, English (B2), German (A2), Polish (A1).