Sony Imageworks Vancouver is seeking an Art Director!

Job Description:
In support of the Visual Effects Supervisor, sets and adjusts art direction for production artist and oversees implementation of established art direction into a wide range of art. Explores, creates, and enhances art work that informs the visual process. Executes vision for the look of the production to artistic staff. Plays a key role in the development of conceptual designs for visual and story inspiration and production use. Provides production illustration “key art” and exemplary artwork to clarify creative intent. Generates artwork in areas of specialization which may include character, environment, set dressing, prop designs, textures, mood, lighting. Presents art concepts and designs for review and approval. Executes looks in 2D or 3D to inform development work. Accountable for meeting productivity and quota targets, on time, on budget execution and delivery, as well as quality of major aspects of art work for the production.

Typically has 10 or more years of progressively complex related experience with 5 or more years of management experience. Able to develop visual ideas for any type of creative project.

To Apply:
Please submit a reel link, resume, and shot breakdown to recruiting@imageworks.com for consideration.

About Sony Pictures Imageworks


Sony Pictures Imageworks is the Academy Award®-winning visual effects and animation unit of Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group known for live-action visual effects, dynamic creature and character animation and all-CG animation. The company, headquartered in Vancouver, B.C., recently completed work on Sony Pictures Animation’s HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2, Columbia Pictures’ PIXELS, Clint Eastwood’s  AMERICAN SNIPER, Columbia Pictures’ FURY, Marvel Studios’ GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, the Warner Bros. feature EDGE OF TOMORROW and THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 for Columbia Pictures. Sony Pictures Imageworks is currently in production on THE ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE for Rovio, Disney’s ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS, Columbia Pictures’ GHOSTBUSTERS, the Warner Bros. live-action feature SUICIDE SQUAD, STORKS for Warner Animation Group and SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE for Sony Pictures Animation. Other notable work includes, Disney’s OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL, THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN, MEN IN BLACK 3, Sony Pictures Animation’s CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS 2 and HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA as well as Disney’s ALICE IN WONDERLAND.

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