In this interview our very own Leon van Rooij and Marek Madej dive into how he started his career and gradually developed his skills in both environmental as character design. How do you incorporate a story in your designs? What are the tools that he currently uses to enhance his working process? And what is the collaboration between artists within large productions of CD Projekt Red? We’re also given a sneak peek into his working process and how he translates a character from 2D to 3D.
Marek Madej is a versatile illustrator and concept artist from Warsaw. He currently works for CD Projekt Red on projects such as The Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk 2077.