MAKSIM SERGEYEVICH GOLOSIY
1130 Greensboro Lane, Box 1688, Sarasota, FL 34234
229 German Creek Cove, Cordova, TN, 38018
(901-489-5908) Mgolosiy@c.ringling.edu, maxgolosiy.com

EDUCATION_____________________________________________________________

Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL
Bachelor of Fine Arts May 2013, Major: Game Art and Design
GPA:  3.56 / 4.0

EXPERIENCE_____________________________________________________________

Environment Art Intern, Harmonix Music Systems, Cambridge, MA Summer of 2012

  • Utilized 3DS Max to create models and sculpted/painted materials with Zbrush and Adobe Photoshop for 3d assets that fit well in a developing world and helped define the early look of the game.
  • Collaborated with designers and leads to build and populate a level that fit criteria designated by the game’s art direction.
  • Significantly improved game designers’ workflow by creating quick placeholder assets for use in playtesting new mechanics.

 

Conference Associate, Game Developers Conference, San Francisco CA, March 2013

  • Helped attendees navigate the conference, assisted CA Staff and conference speakers, ensured that rooms remained under capacity.
  • Made sure that the 2013 Game Developers Conference was a positive experience for the 28,000 attendees.

 

SOFTWARE______________________________________________________________

Proficient at painting and photo manipulation in Adobe Photoshop, sculpting and high-res modeling in Zbrush, modeling and animating in Autodesk Maya, modeling in 3DS Max, set-dressing, material building, and lighting in Unreal Development Kit, visual coding in Unreal Kismet, retopologizing and texture painting in 3D-Coat, map extraction in Xnormal and map manipulation in Crazybump.

 

 AWARDS/LEADERSHIP____________________________________________________

  • Spring 2012 President’s list with a GPA of 3.73/4.00
  • 3D environment, 3D character and 2D digital painting chosen to be displayed at juried “Best of Ringling” 2012
  • 3D Environment chosen to be displayed at juried “Best of Ringling” 2011
  • Traditional animation work chosen to be displayed during Accepted Student’s Day 2010 at Ringling College of Art and Design.
  • Spring 2010 President’s List with GPA of 3.73/4.00.
  • Digital Painting Sketch Club Staff, a club dedicated to digital painting during weekly meetings.
  • Head cartoonist on White Station High School 2008/2009 Newspaper staff.
  • Recipient of the Renna Grant from 2010 to 2013 for superior academic performance.

 

Volunteered during Accepted Student’s Day as a guide and gave tours to prospective students. Competed in National DECA, an international student marketing organization. Competed on the Germantown Swim Team. Fluent in spoken Russian.

Portfolio available upon request