East coast born artist Matthew Gilson has worked as a freelance illustrator and designer for 10 years.
Over the course of his career, he has been involved in various projects from editorial to concepting for IPs. Gilson has also spent the course of his career being heavily engaged in educating himself to stay up to date with industry standards and what is trending to understand the vision from a consumer standpoint. Using both traditional, digital painting and modeling techniques learned from education, studio and contract opportunities, Gilson has been able to gain a passion to learn and grow as an artist.
Gilson currently resides in Cleveland, Ohio where he works as a freelancer and is completing his Bachelor’s degree in Illustration at the Cleveland Institute of Art.
Photo Credit: Izzy Summers
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