Aaron Hausmann

hausmann_aaron@hotmail.com
Dallas, Texas
3D Artist

Experience

Senior Environment Artist | Maxis Studios - EA

October 2023 – Current
Dallas, TX (Remote)

■ Creating environment art!


Lead Artist | ForwardXP

March 2020 – October 2023
Dallas, TX (Remote)

■ Created assets and environments for VR training apps.
■ Assited codeveloped games with environment creation, vfx, optimization, and ui design.
■ Created art for prototypes and pitch documents.


Lead Artist | Nerve Software

March 2008 – March 2020
Richardson, TX

■ Primarily worked on environment art assignments requiring texturing, modeling, lighting, and world design.
■ Took on additional tasks involving art direction, shader creation, user interface design, particle effects, rendering, and optimization.


Art Manager | MumboJumbo

January 2007 – March 2008
Dallas, TX

■ Promoted to Art Manager after Ritual Entertainment was bought by MumboJumbo LLC.
■ Created art for a variety of casual games; as well as managing the art department staff and resources.
■ Responsibilities included scheduling, staffing, evaluations, and collaborating with project leads.


Environment Artist | Ritual Entertainment

December 2003 – January 2007
Dallas, TX

■ Detailed and lit environments using a variety of engines and editors.
■ Created models and textures for games on the PC and game consoles.


Education

The Art Institute of Dallas, 2001-2003

Associate of Applied Arts, Computer Animation


Stephen F. Austin State University, 2000-2001

Credits towards Bachelor of Fine Arts


Software Knowledge

Blender | 3D Studio Max | Maya | Modo | Substance Designer & Painter | Photoshop | ZBrush | Unity | Unreal | Source | Radiant | Jira | Perforce


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