Steven Cormann
Steven Cormann
Matte painter - Concept artist - designer
Spa, Belgium

Summary

My name is Steven Cormann and I'm an artist working as a matte painter, designer, and art director. I specialise in doing environment shots, set extensions, visual development and finding design solutions for all kinds projects ranging from films, tv, animation to real world applications.
Projects, companies and clients I had the pleasure to work with include Industrial Light & Magic, Axis Studios, Paramount Pictures, BLUR Studios, Amazon, Magic The Gathering, Jurassic World, Outriders, Love Death and Robots, Sehsucht, Lexus, Mercedes Benz, and more.
I'm always excited to keep learning and take on new challenges of all kinds.
Please email me to cormann.steven@gmail.com or through Artstation for rates and availability.

Skills

Concept ArtConcept DesignDigital PaintingEnvironment DesignMatte Painting3D Modeling3D VisualizationPhoto-manipulationPropsLandscapeVehiclesShot design

Software proficiency

Photoshop
Photoshop
Maya
Maya
Keyshot
Keyshot
V-Ray
V-Ray
After Effects
After Effects
Illustrator
Illustrator
Modo
Modo
Mari
Mari
ZBrush
ZBrush
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer
Nuke
Nuke
Premiere
Premiere
SpeedTree
SpeedTree
Redshift
Redshift
linux
linux

Productions

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    • Commercial / Advertisement
      Star Atlas - The Trailer
    • Year
      2021
    • Role
      Matte painter, environment TD
    • Company
      Hydra Studios
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    • TV Production
      Love, Death and Robots, volume 2
    • Year
      2021
    • Role
      Matte painter, environment TD
    • Company
      Blur Studios
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    • Commercial / Advertisement
      RETAKE // Episode 2 Cinematic - VALORANT
    • Year
      2021
    • Role
      Matte Painter
    • Company
      Blur Studio
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    • Commercial / Advertisement
      Tomorrowland official trailer
    • Year
      2020
    • Role
      Matte painter/art director/CG artist
    • Company
      Orange Studios
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    • Commercial / Advertisement
      Magic: The Gathering : Throne of Eldraine trailer
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Lead Matte Painter
    • Company
      Axis Studios
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    • Commercial / Advertisement
      War of the Spark Official Trailer – Magic: The Gathering
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Lead Matte Painter
    • Company
      Axis Studios
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    • Video Game
      Deathloop Reveal trailer
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Lead Matte Painter
    • Company
      Axis Studios
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    • Commercial / Advertisement
      Outriders reveal trailer
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Lead matte painter
    • Company
      Axis Studios
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    • Movie
      Jurassic World : Fallen Kingdom
    • Year
      2018
    • Role
      matte painting
    • Company
      Industrial LIght & Magic
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    • Video Game
      DESTINY 2: WARMIND - OPENING CINEMATIC
    • Year
      2018
    • Role
      Lead DMP
    • Company
      Axis Animation
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    • Commercial / Advertisement
      LEXUS LS concept
    • Year
      2017
    • Role
      concept artist/art director
    • Company
      Sehsucht
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    • Commercial / Advertisement
      Mercedes X-Class
    • Year
      2017
    • Role
      Matte Painter
    • Company
      Sehsucht
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    • Movie
      Umakala
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Concept artist
    • Company
      Umakala
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    • Movie
      The Fall Of Men
    • Year
      2015
    • Role
      Concept artist, matte painter
    • Company
      Black Smoke Films
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    • Book
      Digital Painting Techniques, Volume 8
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      Digital Matte Painter/concept artist
    • Company
      3D Total

Experience

  • Matte Painter at BLUR Studios
    July 2021 - September 2021

    Matte paintings for an upcoming music video

  • Matte Painter at Axis Studios
    July 2021 - October 2021

    Creation of matte paintings, skydomes, projection setups, full CG/DMP shots

  • Matte Painter/Environment artist at Hydra Studios
    June 2021 - September 2021

    Environment shots creation, matte painting, comp on a cinematic

  • Matte Painter at Axis Studios
    March 2021 - May 2021

    Lead matte painter on animation cinematics

  • Matte Painter at BLUR studios
    Los Angeles, États-Unis
    April 2020 - September 2020

    Matte Painter/generalist on Love Deah Robots, volume 2

  • Art Director at Axis Studios
    Bristol, Royaume-Uni
    April 2020 - August 2020

    VFX art direction on environment shots for an upcoming TV show

  • Concept Artist at Amazon
    December 2019 - March 2021

  • Lead Matte painter at Axis Studios
    Glasgow, Royaume-Uni
    December 2018 - December 2019

    In charge of creating full environment shots from scratch to finish using 2D, 2,5D and 3D techniques

  • Lead matte painter at Axis Animation
    Glasgow, Royaume-Uni
    June 2018 - July 2018

    Lead matte painter on an upcoming AAA game cinematic. I was responsible of crafting the major environment shots from scratch to comp

  • Matte Painter/ Generalist at Industrial Light & Magic
    London, United Kingdom
    February 2018 - Present

  • Matte Painter at Axis Studios
    Glasgow, Royaume-Uni
    December 2017 - December 2017

  • Concept Artist at Sehsucht
    Germany
    July 2017 - August 2017

  • Matte Painter at Sehsucht
    Germany
    January 2017 - March 2017

    Freelance matte painting work

  • Matte Painter at Elemental Labs
    United States of America
    July 2016 - July 2016

  • Graphic Designer at B.W.S. sprl
    Charneux, Belgium
    January 2008 - January 2015

    Graphic designer, photographer, retoucher

  • Freelance concept artist/matte painter at Freelance
    Belgium
    March 2014 - Present