Edison Yan

currently: Art Director working at Bardel Entertainment in Vancouver, BC.

I've worked as an Artist in the Entertainment industry for the past 10 years. Some of my notable experiences are listed.. you can check out my resume/CV for detailed listing .

In Television, I am currently working as Art Director for Bardel Entertainment on the Dreamworks TV animated series, Adventure of Puss in boots for Netflix. Prior to this role, I art directed and helped with style development on the Teletoon/DHX/Nerdcorps series, Endangered Species. 

In Videogames, I  art directed and developed styles for - Scribblenauts, SuperScribblenauts, Drawn to Life: Next Chapter. I also worked as concept artist for Lock's Quest, Drawn to Life, Kinect Sports: Season 2 and various development projects for various consoles.

Currently, as side projects, i've been expanding into publications and have contributing short illustrated stories to Cloudscape Comics for their annual anthology. I'm also working on several children's book at the moment and development some new IPs for the future in various medias.


TELEVISION & MEDIA

Bardel Entertainment            
2014 - Current
>Art Director 
  Netflix - Adventure of Puss in Boots

Nerd Corps Entertainment            
2012-2014
>Art Director 
  TV - Endangered Species  (26 episodes)

Rainmaker Animation        
2007-2008 
>Lead Designer 
  DVD - Nutty Professor 3D: Facing the Fear
  DVD - Barbie : Fairytopia 2
  other Developments

Nerd Corps Entertainment            
2004-2007
>Lead Conceptual Artist 
  TV - Dragonbooster  (24 episodes)
  TV - StormHawks (11 episodes)

Fairchild Television                  
2001-2004
>Graphic Artist

 

PUBLISHED WORKS

2014
  Cloudscape 8 - MegaFauna

2013
  Cloudscape 7 - WaterLogged

2012
  Cloudscape 6 - Giants of Main Street

2011
  Cloudscape 5 - 21 Journeys

2010
  Fractured Fables - Little Red Riding Hood
  Cloudscape 4 - Explosive View

2009
  Udon Comics - DarkStalkers TRIBUTE

2008
  Udon Comics - STREET FIGHTER TRIBUTE
  Lock's Quest - A Source of Hope


 

 

 

 

GAME DEVELOPMENT

Microsoft Rare       
2011-2012 
>Concept Artist
  Xbox Kinect - Kinect Sports 2
  Development

5th Cell Media        
2008-2010 
>Art Director
  NDS - Drawn to Life: The Next Chapter
  NDS - Lock's Quest
  NDS - Scribblenauts
  NDS - Super Scribblenauts
  XBLA - Hybrid
  other developments.

5th Cell Media 
2003-2004
>Free Lance Artist
  Mobile - Siege
  Mobile - Mini Poccha
  Mobile - Full Spectrum Warrior
  Mobile - Hero Nations
  Mobile - Seal Team 6
  NDS - Drawn to Life

C4 Digital Entertainment 
2000-2002
>3d artist 
  Digimon TCG
  Digimon PC game
  Webot Challenge

 

ADVERTISING / MARKETING

Seiniger Advertising 
2002-2003
>Intern Junior Art Director
  PS2 - The Getaway
  PS2 - Devil May Cry 2
  PS2 - Megaman 15th Anniversary
  PS2 - Dragon Quarter : Breath of Fire IV
  Film - Suspect Zero
  Film - The Hulk
  Film - House of Sand & Fog
  Film - The Hunted
  Film - The Hulk
  Film - Dream  Catchers