Playgrounds TV: games

Florent Lebrun is a Montreal based concept artist and matte painter. He worked on various projects such as Game of Thrones, Harry Potter, Alien Covenant and more recently on The Last of Us Part 2. Originally from France, now based in Canada.

Panel ‘Concept art for The Last Part of Us II’

Together with Danar Worya and Jad Saber Florent is going to talk about the concept art these artists did for the studio Naughty Dog.

Naughty Dog is one of the most successful and prolific game development studios in the world and a flagship first-party studio within PlayStation’s Worldwide Studios group. From creating the iconic Crash Bandicoot and Jak and Daxterseries to modern franchises like Uncharted and The Last of Us, Naughty Dog is responsible for some of the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful games on Sony’s PlayStation platforms.

Danar, Florent and Jad all worked on Naughty Dog’s latest title is The Last of Us Part II, as freelance concept artists. How did they manage to launch their work for Naughty Dog to this level? In a panel discussion they will talk about their professional journey.

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