Resume

INDUSTRY WORK EXPERIENCE 

Respawn Entertainment (Illustration Artist)

December 2018 – Present

  • Main character illustrations of Apex Legends

Stela (Illustration Artist)

May 2016 - Present

  • Cover Illustration, Illustration novel, Promotional Illustrations for various projects.

Rhino Game (Lead Concept Artist)

August 2017 - Present

  • Main Character illustrations of Mythgard

  • Card illustration of Mythgard

Riot Games (Illustration Artist)

2017 - December 2018

  • Making Promotional illustrations of League of Legends for the marketing team

Winking Entertainment (Art Director)

September 2011 - December 2013

  • Lead Concept Artist for various projects such as;
    War Hummer, Dark Siders, Saints Row, Lineage 2


ART INSTRUCTOR EXPERIENCE 

Brianstorm Art school

May 2019 – Present

  • Instructor of Digital Portrait Class

Concept Design Academy

March 2019 – May 2019

  • Instructor of Digital Illustration Class


EDUCATION

2018 M.A. in Fine Art

Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA

August 2016 – December 2018 

2011 B.A. in Animation

Hunan International Economics University, Changsha

August 2007 – June 2011

 

AWARDS

Gold Award in Concept Art

Spectrum 25, 2018

  • Battlefield Scene

Silver Award 

Illustration West 57, 2018

Winning works in Division I (CG Art Gallery)

Asiagraph, 2018

  • Geisha Portraits

Excellent works in Division I (CG Art Gallery)

Asiagraph, 2017

  • Girl in Spaceship

ImagineFX: Fantasy and Sci-fi Digital Art, January 2018

ImagineFX: Fantasy and Sci-fi Digital Art, May, 2016

ImagineFX: Fantasy and Sci-fi Digital Art, March, 2015

Infected by art volume 6, 2018

Infected by art volume 4, 2016

Spectrum 23, 2016

 

PUBLICATION

  • The Art of Wangjie Li

  • The Art of Wangjie Li No.2