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Alex Ruiz

Freelance Fantasy Artist, Illustrator, & More

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Said "very MOVING work!!! MAD SKILLZ!!! reminds me of the guy that did the alien & predator movies....H.R.Giger" to Alex Ruiz
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Said "Your work is astounding! I'm excited to see more of your art!" to Alex Ruiz
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'Big Badass Daddy'..I think I was playing Bioshock when I created this one;)
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Jackie Diaz - Over 30 days ago
your stuff still so breath taking alex... keep up the awesome work!
RGB Illustration - Over 30 days ago
This is so amazing!!
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created for the Hive gallery in Los Angeles
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'Future Harbor' matte painting for VFX company
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sketched with pen on paper, toned in photoshop
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Danielle Hendricks - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Amazing!!" to Alex Ruiz
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Dom Capuano - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Love your stuff, I'm worldwide awards composer and music producer, Enjoy my music with your new media production!!!" to Alex Ruiz
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Cara Bevan - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Your fantasy and surrealism blows me away...wow! Do you use traditional or digital painting mediums?" to Alex Ruiz
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Said "Hey Alex. I dont think I need to tell you your work is just amazing. I can't even beginning to fathom how long one piece might take. Amazing." to Alex Ruiz
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Steve Knerem - Over 30 days ago
I feel like he's running past me, touchdown!!!!
Jackie Diaz - Over 30 days ago
your artwork is amazing!
Demaris M. Jarvis - Over 30 days ago
Awesome work!!!!
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Elaina Unger - Over 30 days ago
Wow, this is something else! I love your use of color and composition- the picture is so dynamic. Incredible!
Marci - Over 30 days ago
Outrageous, impacts, moves the eye of the heart and mind and is so, so ... it's beyond mere words to describe how this takes one where you want them to go....
Demaris M. Jarvis - Over 30 days ago
this is soooo sick!!!!
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Demaris M. Jarvis - Over 30 days ago
reminds me of Species!!!
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Steve Knerem - Over 30 days ago
love the textures
Alexander Ward - Over 30 days ago
Mad skills.
RGB Illustration - Over 30 days ago
Plain Amazing
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Cara Duke - Over 30 days ago
Your work is fantastic--great style
Marci - Over 30 days ago
Wow..this is a marvelous illustration and so fits a scene in the book series I am ghostwriting for an author. Your passion--maybe a little on the darker shade of pale side, like min--most definitely is spot-on!!
Demaris M. Jarvis - Over 30 days ago
beautiful!!! now if we can just get everyone in the world to come together like that....
Marci - Over 30 days ago
So true..love your self, love one another, love to all things great and small--out of many--One! Yes?!
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Fantasy Art
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Horror Art
Sci Fi Art
Book Illustration
Landscape Painting
Drawing
Portrait Painting
Painting
Storyboarding
Animal Illustration
About Me:
ALEX RUIZ
conceptmonster.net

SKILLS

PRIMARY:
ILLUSTRATION
ORIGINAL CONCEPT ART
STORYBOARDS
MATTE PAINTING
2D ANIMATION

TRADITIONAL MEDIA:
PENCIL, PEN & INK, ACRYLIC, WATERCOLOR, GOUACHE, CHARCOAL, PASTELS, SCRATCHBOARD, CLAY SCULPTURE

DRAWING/PAINTING PROFICIENCY:
FIGURE DRAWING
LIFE DRAWING
PORTRAITURE,
ANIMAL DRAWING
ANATOMY (HUMAN & ANIMAL)
TECHNICAL DRAWING
PERSPECTIVE
COMPOSITION
COLOR THEORY
LIGHT & SHADOW

DIGITAL:
ADOBE PHOTOSHOP
COREL PAINTER
PIXOLOGIC ZBRUSH
TEXTURING

CONCEPTUAL DESIGN:
ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN
CHARACTER/CREATURE DESIGN
VEHICULAR DESIGN
TOY/MERCHANDISE DESIGN
PRODUCT DESIGN




PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

ART INSTRUCTOR-STUDIO ARTS LOS ANGELES, CA 2012

THE WORKSHOP - CONCEPT ARTIST LOS ANGELES, CA 2011
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Location
Studio City, California, United States