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Art Director

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December 11, 2017

Art Director

Art Director
Renton, WA

Job Details

Rylem is looking for an Art Director who will be responsible for: 

 

· Commissioning a high volume of artwork: identifying freelance illustrators for each piece,  providing continuous direction on individual pieces, and maintaining solid relationships    with those partners.

 · Working with the best fantasy illustrators alive to make every card worthy of an award. 

 · Leading in-house and external illustrators in creating concept art assets.

 · Providing visual direction for internal/external presentations and videos with both R&D and Marketing teams. 

 · Providing direction for graphic designers on card frame treatments and individual graphic elements.

 · Finding, retaining and developing illustration talent via book reviews, concept pushes, conventions, etc.

 · Switching gears between varying creative concepts while maintaining a high standard of excellence.

· Synthesizing game mechanics, brand knowledge and R&D Creative goals into concise direction. 

 

Requirements:

· Adobe Creative Suite products (InDesign, Illustrator) and MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

· Experience as a commissioning Art Director/Art Producer.

· Commercial art experience

· A portfolio demonstrating strong creative vision with a cinematic lens

· Understanding of Magic as both a game and a brand.

· Worldbuilding/character design experience.

· Knowledge of current fantasy illustration market/talent.

 

Benefits:

· Comprehensive medical/dental/vision benefits through Rylem

· Schedule Monday - Friday 8,8,8,8,8

· Creating new worlds in the MTG world

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