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

About

Hi, I'm Mateo Costa. I'm a 3D Modeler and Texture Artist specialized in the development of characters and props for the entertainment industry.

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

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

I’m always open to collaborations and new opportunities. Don’t hesitate to contact me.

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Skills

3D ModelingDigital SculptingPBR TexturingTopologyUVsVideo Editing

Software proficiency

Maya
Maya
ZBrush
ZBrush
Substance Painter
Substance Painter
Photoshop
Photoshop
Marmoset Toolbag
Marmoset Toolbag
Unity
Unity

Experience

  • 3D Artist at Drakhar Studio
    Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
    October 2018 - Present

  • Freelance Artist at Mateo Costa
    Barcelona, Spain
    October 2017 - September 2018

    Spent a year doing freelance work before I started working in-house as a 3D artist.

  • 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.

    Applied the mentioned workflow in some projects and made tutorials of the process for the new incomers.

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

    While studing at film school I founded 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.