Robert Baird
Robert Baird
Illustration / Concept Art
Sydney, Australia

Summary

I am a Sydney based artist and illustrator working in a range of areas including illustration, storyboard, concept art and character design.

Skills

Concept ArtConcept DesignIllustrationLook DevelopmentTraditional Art

Software proficiency

3ds Max
3ds Max
Photoshop
Photoshop
SketchBook Pro
SketchBook Pro

Productions

  • Terminator
    • Movie
      Terminator Salvation
    • Year
      2009
    • Role
      Texture Painter
    • Company
      Rising Sun Pictures
  • Wolverine
    • Movie
      X-Men Origins: Wolverine
    • Year
      2009
    • Role
      Concept Artist / Matte Painter
    • Company
      Rising Sun Pictures
  • Australia
    • Movie
      Australia
    • Year
      2008
    • Role
      Assistant Matte Painter
    • Company
      Rising Sun Pictures

Experience

  • Artist at Robert Baird - Art and Illustration
    Sydney, Australia
    January 2002 - Present

    I have worked for many years now as an experienced professional Artist and Illustrator, covering everything from Storyboard Art for TV commercials, illustration for book covers and other forms of print all the way through to highly detailed photo-realistic concept art, visual development and matte painting for major feature film productions.

    I also have a many years also as an Artist working in the non-commercial field of Painting, Drawing and Print-making with my work winning various awards and being shown in galleries and reputable exhibitions in Australia and overseas.

  • Senior Platform & Games Producer at Nickelodeon
    Sydney, Australia
    September 2011 - Present

    Producing Games and managing digital products for Nickelodeon.

  • Digital Producer at MTV
    Sydney, Australia
    May 2009 - September 2011

    Producing and managing content across all the digital media platforms for MTV Australia.

  • Assistant Matte Painter / Concept Artist at Rising Sun Pictures
    Sydney, Australia
    August 2008 - February 2009

    Working with the senior matte painter and VFX producer on matte paintings and concept art.