Thursday, March 26th, 7:00 – 9:45 pm
To Inspire Through Design
In The Duncan Anderson Design Department Gallery at California State University, Long Beach
6241 East University Drive, Long Beach, CA 90815
Park in the Foundation Lot across from the Design Department main entrance – $5
This lecture will share insight of what concept design is. How our passions & inspirations not only allow us to develop a career as a designer, but also allow us to inspire and influence pop culture, and people’s everyday lives. We’ll also share our portfolio, backgrounds & experiences, from our student life to becoming a professional.
James Paick is the founder and Creative Director at Scribble Pad Studios and Co-Founder of Brainstorm School. James has acquired over 15 years of design experience in the video game, film, animation, theme park and illustration fields as well as over 7 years of design education experience.
Scribble Pad Studios under the direction of James Paick has been responsible for creating some of the most memorable designs and moments in the entertainment field. James has developed many projects for various clients such as Riot Games, Naughty Dog, EA, Sony, Respawn, Epic Games, Activision, NC Soft, Crystal Dynamics, Magic the Gathering and many more.
James is also heavily involved in education, educating the future of the entertainment industry for over 7 years now. He has taught at many design institutions such as Brainstorm School, Art Center College of Design, Otis, FIDM, Concept Design Academy, FZD, CGMA master academy and multiple workshops both in the U.S. and internationally.
More information at: www.scribblepadstudios.com
John Park is currently working as a Concept Artist in the film industry. He attended the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California where he majored in product design. His list of past clients include companies such as Disney, Hasbro, Mattel, Blur Studios, Riot, Universal, Columbia Pictures, ILM, Blindwink, Ghosthouse productions, Adhesive games, Insomniac, Sony, Naughty Dog, Square-Enix, Legendary Pictures, Warner Brothers, Paramount, Treyarch, and Lightstorm.
More information at: www.jparked.com