PETER BURROUGHS

Concept Artist / paburroughs@gmail.com

PETER BURROUGHS

www.artstation.com/peterb

paburroughs@gmail.com

(419) 806-2470

EXPERIENCE

Lead Artist     May 2017-present

  • Great Lakes Reality Labs, Lansing, MI
  • Produce concept art and style guides to assist the art/design teams in creating virtual reality simulations and games

Concept Artist     August 2013-May 2017

  • Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  • Worked in the Games for Entertainment and Learning Lab (GEL)
  • Partnered with artists, designers, and programmers in teams of 4-8 to create entertaining and educational games for clients
  • Titles:
    • Dream Racer, 2016
    • Tahir’s Playbook, 2016
    • Saving Draggy, 2014-2016
    • Kerem B’Yavneh, 2014-2015
    • Saving With Piggy, 2014-2015
    • We’ve Got Issues, 2013-2014
    • Sparks of Eternity, 2013-2014

MSU Extra Life Organizer     November 2016

  • Organized a gaming marathon to raise money for Children’s Hospitals
  • Recruited over 30 participants and raised $2,200

TEDxMSU Speaker     February 2016

  • Creating New Worlds: A Journey Through Video Game Design

Game Dev Camp Instructor     July 2016

  • Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  • Taught concepts on 3D modeling and animation
  • Organized daily activities for 60+ students per week

EDUCATION

Michigan State University (MSU), East Lansing, MI       Graduated May 2017

  • Bachelor of Arts, Media and Information
  • Minor in Game Design
  • GPA:  3.74

HONORS AND ACTIVITIES

  • Spartasoft  (MSU game design club), 2013-2017

    • President 2017, PR Officer 2013-2016

  • MSU Karate Club, 2013-2017
  • MSU Ballroom Dancing Club, 2014-2017
  • MSU Honors College, 2013-2017

SKILLS

Proficient in:

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Unity
  • Autodesk Maya
  • 3D-Coat
  • Traditional Drawing