- Name: Joel Dos Reis Viegas
- Gender: Male
- Birthdate: May 23rd 1979
- Location: Montréal
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Naruto: Rise of a Ninja (Xbox 360), Top Spin (Xbox), Pro Beach Soccer (Xbox), Avatar (Based on the upcoming James Cameron's movie), Unreal Tournament 2008 (Tornado map only), Skyland: Le Nouveau Monde (Animated TV serie - Cartoon Networks, Attitude Studio/Method films), and more...
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- Join date: Oct 11th 2008
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- Last online: May 16th, 07:22
Graduated in 2D/3D animation at CFT Gobelins (Paris), Joel benefits of a strong animator background
before becoming a concept artist. He worked for several companies worlwide (Ubisoft Paris/Montreal,
Attitude Studio, Alphanim, GenakaStudio, PAM Development, Method Films, Virgin,
Universal Music, BMG, ...). He participated on various TV animation series and video games . With over 5 years experience in the videogame industry and more in the animation field, Joel is now an accomplished artist and a co-founder of STEAMBOT Studios, a collective of artists and friends (Thierry Doizon, David Levy, Nicolas Ferrand, Sebastien Larroude) whose goal is to push the boundaries of concept art always further. The team share his passion during workshops and conferences all over the world (ADAPT 2006 -2007, Gnomon Workshop, Siggraph ...)
The first Steambot's artbook is coming (Design Studio Press)