Nick Deligaris
20/12/1981
Athens, Greece

Graphic Design (BA) – Tech. Educational Institute of Athens

Illustration, 3D modeling, Graphic Design

Wacom Intuos3, Photoshop, 3ds max, ZBrush. Illustrator, InDesign.

> EMMY Award nomination (2010) in the category “OUTSTANDING INDIVIDUAL ACHIEVEMENT IN A CRAFT: GRAPHIC DESIGN AND ART DIRECTION”, for artwork in the History Channel show “Death Masks”.
> Winner of the DA/Daz3d/Nvidia “12 months of 3D” contest (2005).
> Two scholarship awards during graphic design studies for best performance (2003-2004).

I’ve worked in multiple industries, such as:

? Book Publishing ? Apparel
? Video / Mobile Games ? Websites
? Card / Tabletop Games ? Advertising
? Television (educational) ? Collectibles / Action Figures

Illustration (book covers, card art, posters, screenprints), graphic design, GUI design, logo design, 3D modeling (low and high poly) / unwrapping / texturing, graphics optimization for 3D engines, website layout, concept art, 3D game character rigging; basic Flash animation & AfterEffects compositing.

Clients include Fantasy Flight Games (US) (illustrations for “The Lord of the Rings” LCG, “Warhammer Blood Bowl” TCG), Yafka studio (GR) (3D models for The History Channel, National Geographic Channel, Discovery Channel, Channel 4 shows), House of Fun (UK) (illustrations for slot machine games), Evans & Sutherland (US) (3D models for planetariums), Aventurine (GR) (3D modeling-texturing-character rigging for “Darkfall” MMORPG), Arcane Wonders (US) (card art & layout design for “Mage Wars”), Klutz/Scholastic (US) (interior illustrations), Applibot (JP) (card art for “Legend of the Cryptids” TCG), Lazarus Soft. (US) (illustration/design/concept art for the browser games “Dark Throne” and “Dark Curse“), Skullcrate Collectibles (UK) (3D sculpting) NARC (IS) (concept art, illustration, branding, 2D/3D game art), The Mountain Corp. (US) (T-shirt designs), covers for the german editions of “The Cormyr Saga” – Forgotten Realms trilogy, “Gorian” Trilogy, (Blanvalet/Random House).

various websites / magazines (DeviantArt, CGSociety, CGHub, CGGallery, DigitalArtSecrets, ImagineFX, 3D World and others), Daz3D/NVIDIA calendar 2005;
the art books: Elemental 2, Exotique 2, Exotique 4, D’artiste: Character Design, (Ballistic Publishing), Art Squared (Rage Publishing).