Mateo Costa
Mateo Costa
3D Artist at Drakhar Studio
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

Summary

3D Artist from Barcelona (Spain) now based in Tenerife (Spain). Working in both high and low-resolution pipelines.
Focused in game art and character development.

Highlights.
- Honorable mention at Retrogasm 2018 competition | Vivi Ornitier
-Allegorithmic “Best Retrogasm 2018 projects made with Substance” | Vivi Ornitier
-Marmoset “Best Retrogasm 2018 submissions rendered in Toolbag!” | Vivi Ornitier

Education.
* 2016-2017: Master’s degree: Animation, Digital Art, and Video games | Polytechnic University of Catalonia | Graduated with high honors.
* 2011-2014: Bachelor’s Degree: Video Editing and Sound Postproduction | Bande a Part Barcelona Film school.

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Skills

3D ModelingDigital SculptingTexturingRetopologyUVSVideo EditingCharacter development

Software proficiency

Maya
Maya
ZBrush
ZBrush
Substance Painter
Substance Painter
Photoshop
Photoshop
Marmoset Toolbag
Marmoset Toolbag
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer
3ds Max
3ds Max
Unity
Unity

Experience

  • 3D Artist at Drakhar Studio
    Madrid, Spain
    October 2018 - Present

  • Freelance 3D Artist at MateoCosta.art
    Barcelona, Spain
    October 2017 - September 2018

  • 3D Intern at Institut Cartogràfic de Catalunya
    Barcelona, Spain
    April 2017 - October 2017

    Created a workflow for the detection and correction of artifacts in 3D photogrammetry scanned cities.

    Detected and corrected some projects and made tutorials of the process for the new incommers.

  • Cofounder and Post Production at Strange Minds
    Barcelona, Spain
    June 2012 - May 2015

    While studing at film school I created an audiovisual studio with a partner. We made videos and photo sessions for companies and universities. I was in charge of the postproduction pipeline and worked as video and sound designer/editor, photographer and camera operator.