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<p><center>Pooya Armaghan<center>

Pooya Armaghan

Sheridan College (Computer Animation 2016) graduate.
3D generalist skilled in modelling, texturing, rigging, lighting, and animation. Proficient in Maya, Mudbox, Zbrush, Vray, and Nuke.
Award winning, highly creative and multi-talented Graphic Designer and Illustrator with more than 15 years experience working with leading advertising agencies, cartoon and game magazines and publications, regional and global clients to generate hundreds of prints, online outdoor and indoor ads, package design, TVC and animation, concept design, storyboards and cartoon.

Skills

  • Knowledge of 3D pipeline which is transferable to other 3D platforms.
  • A good team player who enjoys helping people when needed.
  • Excellent problem solver.
  • Expert in ad design, logo and identity, package design, typography, setting up files for offset printing.
  • Highly skilled in character design, CG, illustration with various types of mediums, sketching, storyboard design.
  • Extensive experience with SLR cameras, studio lighting, photo retouching, color correction.

Software

Maya, Mudbox, Zbrush, Nuke, Vray, Mental ray, 3Ds Max, SpeedTree, Substance Painter, After Effect, Premiere, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Freehand, Corel Draw, Painter

Experience

2010-2014     Chief Creative Officer – Sumer advertising agency.
2009-2010    Art Director – Bakhtar Bioshimi (BBPharmaco).
2008-2009   Senior Graphic Designer – Farafarin advertising agency.
2008              Senior Graphic Designer – Sign Gerayesh Tazeh advertising agency.
2007-2008   Intermediate Graphic Designer, Storyboard Artist – Farafarin advertising agency.
2007              Illustrator, Consept Artist – Bazy Rayaneh video game magazine.
1998-2006   Cartoonist – Golagha magazine & publication.

Freelance

2008-2015   Art Director, Creative Advisor – Orum Narin (Shadlee fruit juice & concentrate Co.)
2013-2014    Art Director, Creative Advisor – Pasarc advertising & marketing group.
2010-2014   Senior Graphic Designer – Khoy Textile.
2012              Art Director, Character Designer – 60 minutes Animation movie for Omid Iranian Co.
2011              Character Designer – Arta industrial group.
2008             Illustrator, Storyboard Artist – Innovate Consulting.
2007             Illustrator – “Avaye Piano” book. Chandgah publications.

Worked for clients such as Moulinex, Nivea, Toshiba, Carrier, Tech electric, Canadian farmer Inc., Arta group, Sepah bank, 13 Aban pharmacy & drug stores, Tehran university of medical sciences, Shahid Beheshti university of medical sciences, Razi pharmacy & drug stores, Zamzam coke, Numalliance, Caspian Airlines, Aquafresh, Secco …

Awards & Achievements

  • 2003   Nominated International Competition “Second International Cartoon Competition Golagha (Road and Travel)” Tehran, Iran.
  • 2001   Ranked in third place in the international competition of “The Word’s fastest clown, Worldwide Be Tobacco free Cartoon Contest”,
    Florida, USA.
  • 2000   Worthy of appreciation plate, International Competition “First International Cartoon Competition Golagha (Dialogue of Civilizations)”,
    Tehran, Iran.
  • 1999   Ranked in seventh place in the national cartoon competition “Mohit-e Zist” (environment), Tehran, Iran.
  • 2009   Worthy of appreciation plate, Islamic Azad University (Faculty of Art and Architecture)design competition “Creative Cube”.
  • Employee of the month for several times in subsidiary agencies and corporations.

Education

2016
Post Graduate Certificate
GPA of 4.00 (out of 4.00)
Computer Animation
Sheridan College

2010-2012
Graduated with honors
GPA of 19.28 (out of 20)
Master’s degree
Graphic design
Islamic Azad University (Faculty of Art and Architecture)

2003-2008
Bachelor’s degree
Graphic design
Islamic Azad University (Faculty of Art and Architecture)

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