Matte Painting Artist - MONTREAL
Dallas Office
301 N. Crowdus St.
Dallas, TX 75226
Montreal Office
1751 Richardson Street
Suite 1100
Montreal QC H3K 1G6
Hollywood Office
1438 N. Gower St
Suite 200
Hollywood, CA 90028

Job Summary

Working with the Lead Matte Painter, Production Designer & Art Director to create matte paintings (eg. 2D background mattes or projection artwork for geometry / paintings / plates) for a 3D stereoscopic animated feature film.


• To create the 2D painted backgrounds and necessary 3D geometry required to complete any 3D environments, sets or scenes on the film, while working with the design, layout and modeling departments
• To troubleshoot and use talents to create visually stunning backgrounds which match and marry to the film’s style and 3D requirements, using direction giving by the Lead Matte Painter, Art Director and Production Designer.


2 years of experience creating matte paintings for animated feature films
• Strong ability to paint light and mood while matching style keys
• Strong skills in painting, drawing, composition, color matching.
• Ability to create matte paintings stylistically using 2D and 3D applications
• Extensive skills in Photoshop
• Familiar with Stereoscopic digital process

This job description is not meant to be all inclusive. Employee may be required to perform other duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.
Please note that Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Candidate will be treated in priority.
Only the selected candidates will be contacted. Please note that you may be asked to provide references.