Address: 85 Riverside Drive, New York, NY

Website: www.kevin-cobb.com, Email: kcobb@mica.edu, Phone: 443-299-2897

 

Selected Exhibitions

2017 “Harlem Arts Festival” Marcus Garvey Park, Harlem, NY

2017 “Crossfade” Strathmore Gallery, Bethesda, MD

2015 "Platform 2nd Annual Juried Exhibition" Platform Gallery, Baltimore

2015 "VvwvW", Solo Exhibition, Gateway Building, Baltimore

2015 "Xenos", Gallery CA/City Arts, Baltimore

2014 Faculty Show, NYSSSA, Fredonia, NY

2014 "Masculinity", Main Building, Baltimore

2013 "Whiteness", Gateway Building, Baltimore

 

Education

Education

8/12 - 5/16                Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting, Cum Laude

 

Experience

5/17 - Present          Concentric Health Experience, New York, NY

                                  Junior Multimedia Designer

Create, design and animate 3D models using Cinema 4D. Create 2D animations and retouch images in Photoshop. Composite video assets in After Effects. Use pen, Photoshop and Illustrator to draw concepts, storyboards, and icons. Review quality of commissioned vendor assets. Conduct and edit video documentations and photoshoots.

 

10/17 - 3/18              Titmouse, New York, NY

                                  Freelance Illustrator for “Little Red” Pitch Materials

Designed and illustrated 6 characters, thematically posed in context, for a cartoon pitch.

6/17 - 2/18               Vogel Design, New Milford, CT

                                 Freelance Digital Illustrator

Illustrated an image for the label of a Nivea branded lotion using Photoshop and Cinema 4D. Illustrated image for the label of a shea butter lotion product using Photoshop.

9/16 - 4/17              Catch 24, New York, NY

                                Motion Graphics and Graphic Design Intern

Retouched and silhouetted images in Photoshop of people, cosmetics and food products. Created motion graphics, slideshows and films using After-Effects and Premiere. Used Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign to create icons, illustrations.

9/16 - 1/17              Salt Studios, New York, NY

                               CGI Product Modeler and Designer

Used Maya and ZBrush to produce 3D models of Johnson & Johnson cosmetics. Synthesized product labels for 3D cosmetic, using Photoshop and Illustrator. Color corrected ~100 variants of 3D modeled cosmetics using Nuke and Photoshop. Used Maya, Nuke and After Effects to create product turnarounds for online display.

Awards

12/15                      US National Fulbright Nomination

Nominated by the US to Research Dutch 17th century oil painting in the Netherlands to reinterpret the genre through the lens of digital painting and CGI.

4/15                        Morris Lewis ‘32 Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art, 2015

Was awarded the Morris Lewis ‘32, $20,000 Scholarship from MICA for excellence in painting as a rising senior. Donated by long term MICA supporter, Marcella Brenner.

5/14                        MICA Returning Student’s Honor Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art

6/12                        National Gold Medal in Painting, NAACP ACT-SO

 

Skills

Painting & Drawing, Photoshop, Cinema 4D, Maya, ZBrush, Premiere, After-Effects, Nuke, Illustrator, InDesign