We're seeking a talented and creative Art Director to spearhead the artistic direction of an upcoming mobile RPG game and join the team behind successes such as Hemp Paradise and The Goldbergs. As the Art Director, you will be responsible for defining the visual style and overall aesthetic of the game by leading a team of skilled artists and collaborating with cross-functional teams to guide the product from concept to launch.
If you are a passionate individual with industry-leading expertise and a sharp eye for detail, this position is for you. You will be responsible for crafting visually compelling and emotionally impactful artwork that resonates with players. You should be equally comfortable getting hands-on with art creation and leading a team to deliver top-quality work.
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Build a concise and clear vision to guide the team of artists, both internal and external
Create visual touchstone assets that inspire and set visual direction and vision for others (concepts, models, paint-overs)
Supervise, train, mentor, and motivate Artists
Manage art production and push the visual quality of art assets so they are hitting and surpassing internal quality bars
Collaborate with the production team on documentation and tools that standardize and optimize the work of the art team.
Collaborate closely with the Game Design team to ensure that the artwork not only looks visually appealing but is also highly functional.
Lead by example, creating a strong sense of purpose and community, promoting a culture of excellence and inclusivity, and encouraging a sustainable work/life balance.
Manage the relationship with external stakeholders and publishers.
Communicates with authenticity, intention, and curiosity
Has shipped multiple games in an art-focused role: concept, character, environment, illustration, world-building, etc.
Proven track record of delivering clear and consistent visual feedback that elevates other artists’ work
Excellent visual, verbal, and written communication skills to support the delivery of a clear artistic vision for projects.
A commitment to raising the bar for the art teams and the studio as a whole
Excellent artistic and technical skill sets (concept art, character design, illustration, UI design)
Fluent in spoken and written English