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Malachi Maloney

liquidwerx

Asheville, NC, USA
Highly motivated and skilled creative with over 12 years experience in concept art, illustration and graphic design. An expert in creating game, apparel, comic and branding art through an extensive skill set in both digital and traditional media. A strong director and team member with proven results.
Work Experience
Arden, NC, USA
Jun 2009Oct 2011
Art Director
My responsibilities at Tiltworks included Art Directing a large group of remote talent and creating high quality illustrations and designs to service their many accounts. Disney Stores/Disney Theme Parks/Universal studios/Hard Rock Café/Hard Rock Hotels/ESPN/Ron Jon/Puma/as well as house brands.
Mesa, AZ, USA
Nov 2007Nov 2008
Senior Concept Artist
My responsibilities at Handcranked Games included, but were not limited to: All character, prop, item and environmental concept art. My duties also included texture painting for various in-game models, as well as UI and logo design.
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Oct 2008
Workshop Instructor
Responsible for teaching a beginner’s workshop on painting textures for in-game 3D models in Photoshop.
Skills
 
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Art Direction, Charcoal, Concept Art, Corel Painter, Fine Art, Graffiti, Graphic Design, Graphite, Illustration, Oil Painting, Pen & Ink
Gallery Exhibition
(2011) GALLERY PROVOCATEUR
Painting featured in group show “Things That Go Bump In The Night”.
(2004) ECHO GALLERY
Four paintings featured in “Heavy Metal the Exhibition”. Sponsored by Heavy Metal magazine.
(2002) ECHO GALLERY
Four paintings featured in the 2nd Annual ECHO Gallery Halloween Exhibition.
Published Work
Magazine Features
(2007) HEAVY METAL MAGAZINE
Featured artist gallery in the July 2007 issue of Heavy Metal magazine. Gallery includes 15
illustrations and artist bio.
(2002) DIGITAL IMPRESS MAGAZINE
Artist Spotlight in the March 2002 issue of Digital Impress magazine. Spread features 8 illustrations and artist bio.

Book Features
(2009) FANTASY ART NOW – VOLUME 2/Publisher ILEX Press
Illustration “Tranquil Waters” featured.
(2009) NIGHT SONG/Publisher SQP Inc
Two illustrations featured.
(2008) SWORD SONG/Publisher SQP Inc
Two illustrations featured.
(2008) MERMAID SONG/Publisher SQP Inc
Two illustrations featured.
(2007) EROTIC FANTASY ART NOW/Publisher ILEX Press
Four illustrations featured.
(2003) EXPOSÉ /Publisher Ballistic Publishing
Pin-up painting “Insatiable Appetites” was showcased in “EXPOSÉ 1”. Painting also used in a set of limited edition collectable cards used to promote the book.