​​John Kim

CG Artist

(650) 242-2359



March 2018- Present .                       Saatchi & Saatchi LA

                                                  Senior CG Artist/Internal Art Director


            1.  Took in charge of R&D projects and came up with look and feel for current and future projects.
            2.  Worked directly with art directors and clients on creatively demanding projects
            3.  Lead teams of CG artists for completion of projects
            4.  Worked closely with vendors and directed post production for Toyota Running footage live action
            5.  Oversaw art direction for toyota.com configurator
May 2015- March 2018                     Saatchi & Saatchi LA

                                                                        CG Artist  


            1.  Light and Composited art work for toyota.com



March 2015- Present                                   Freelance

                                                                     ​3D Generalist

            1. Worked on various TV spots such as Gotham, The Librarians, and other undisclosed projects.
March 2015- April 2015                               MOcean

                                                                        CG Artist  

            1. Under creative direction, fully responsible for asset modeling, texturing, lighting, rendering for Disney's "Gamer's guide to pretty much everything"
May 2014- August 2014                             MOcean


            1. Under supervision, created 3D assets for undisclosed projects.

  • Maya
  • Unreal Engine
  • Vray
  • Nuke
  • Substance
  • 3DS Max
  • Vue
  • Redshift
  • After Effects
  • Photoshop
  • Syntheyes
  • Mudbox
  • Zbrush


2012 - 2015                        Otis College of Art and Design                                            Los Angeles, CA
                                                             Digital media (3D graphics)