Resume

Zach Zwart
3D Artist
(708) 415-1389
zach@zachzwart.com

Skills

3d modeling / Architectural Modeling / 3D Rendering / Organic, hard sided, high and low poly modeling techniques / Lighting / Textures / Animation / Drawing / Digital painting / Photography / Video and motion graphics

Software

Primary: 3d Studio Max / Adobe Photoshop / V-Ray / Sketchup
Secondary: Adobe Creative Suite / Mudbox / Unity3D / Lightroom / Camera Raw / Premiere / After Effects / Microsoft Office

Experience

FEBRUARY 2013 - PRESENT
Sears Holdings, Hoffman Estates, IL - 3D Creative Designer
Design and photo-realistic 3d renderings of store interiors
Retail fixture design and technical drawings
Store and shop concepts
Visualization of store layouts, finishes, and retail displays

JUNE 2012 - PRESENT
Freelance Artist
Game art, 3d animation, and photography
Clients including Pixo Entertainment, Incredible Technologies, and Gaia Group
3d modeling of exteriors, interiors, vehicles, and other objects
Product photography for web and print
3d animation for commercial products and advertisement
3d assets for Golden Tee Golf, Oculus Rift, Buick, OnStar, Consumer’s Energy, Chevy, more

MAY 2007 - JUNE 2012
eV Interactive, Palatine, IL - 3d Artist
3d modeling of characters, creatures, environments, vehicles, weapons, and props
Character animation
Textures, particles, and special effects

Education

SEPTEMBER 2003 - JUNE 2006
The Illinois Institute of Art - Schaumburg - Bachelor of Fine Arts
Major in video game art and design