Emily V. Cano
1130 Greensboro Lane, Box 335, Sarasota, FL 34234, 352-512-4179
 ecano@c.ringling.edu

 


Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL
BFA, May 2017
Major: Game Art

Awards:
               DreamWorks Scholarship recipient 2013
               Visual Arts Association of the Villages Scholarship recipient 2013
               Deans Scholarship recipient 2016
               Art and Meade Ferguson Endowed Scholarship recipient 2016

EDUCATION


Skills

Proficient with Maya, Unreal4, Zbrush, XNormal, CrazyBump, Photoshop, Illustrator, Substance Painter, Substance Designer, WorldMachine, Adobe Premiere and Quixel Suite. 


Game Art / Visual Development Experience 

Environment Artist, Ringling College of Art & Design, Sarasota, FL, 2014-Present
As part of an upper-level course, participated in several projects:

  • Worked in a team of ten to create a cohesive modkit, props and materials for use in art nouveau inspired levels. 
  • Participated in a group of three to create a series of racing levels. Being responsible for pieces for a modkit, props, and one of the three tracks in our shared level.
  • Designed, built and set-dressed several different levels as solo projects with both hard and soft surface modeling.

Visual Development, Ringling College of Art & Design, FL, 2015-Present
As part of an upper-level course, participated in several projects:

  • Worked in a team of three on pre-production for a long term project. Responsible for creating concept work for several environments, UI and a character.
  •  Created concept art for several solo projects, including environments, props, and characters. 


Work EXPERIENCE 

Student Worker, Institutional Technology, Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL
2015-Present

  • Worked in the office assisting IT staff with various tasks.
  • On call after hours to help students and professors troubleshoot in the event of technical problems.
  • Helped at open house events to meet and talk to prospective students about the IT resources.

AV Worker, Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL
2015

  •   Set up and monitored lighting, video and audio equipment for on campus recruiter presentations and events.