Marisa Erven is an Art Director and Concept Artist who specializes in world-building and the development of new intellectual properties. Her extensive experience includes work on emergent technologies and award-winning video games.


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Studio and Freelance Clients Include:

 
 

Core Skills:

  • Concept Art
  • Illustration
  • Art Direction
 

 

  • Drawing and Digital Painting
  • Team-Based Workflow
  • 3D Knowledge 

 

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2019
Convention
Emerald City Comic Con - Artist Alley - Seattle, WA (upcoming)

Art Show
yəha -
King Street Station - Seattle, WA (upcoming)

2018
Convention
Emerald City Comic Con - Homegrown - Seattle, WA

Live Painting
Seven Lions Chronicles - WaMu Theater - Seattle, WA

2016
Exhibition - 2016 Chen Bochui International Children's Literature Award in Shanghai, ChinaContributing artist for the Original Illustration Exhibition.                    

2015
Group Exhibition - White Wolf, Spirit of the Forest, Ikiya - Treviso, Italy 

2014
Group Exhibition (Juried) - The Corridors, Vision 5 Gallery - Redmond, WA


Publications

Curiosity Days: Games, Guest Speaker, Pacific Science Center, https://bit.ly/2MW2u41

Guide du Rôliste Galactique, Biography, http://www.legrog.org/biographies/marisa-marzie-e-erven
November 27, 2017.

Katelyn Del Buco, "Where Art Meets Technology: An interview with XR Art Director Marisa Erven," Pacific Science Center
October 4, 2017.

Women who Draw http://www.womenwhodraw.com/
2017.

Women in Fantastical Art, Featured, http://fantasticalwomen.com/
March 22, 2015.

Arts Illustrated, Interview, http://www.artsillustrated.com/marisa-erven-artist/
March 14, 2015.

Lauren Panepinto, “What Women Want…in Women Characters,” Muddy Colors Blog
Additionally found on i09, Cosmopolitan (UK), moviepilot, tor, zimbio
http://muddycolors.blogspot.com/2015/03/what-women-wantin-women-characters.html
March 05, 2015

Moby Games, Developer ID: 687090