Conceptual art or concept art is a discipline typical of illustration that has been adopted in the animation, film or videogame industry. The Concept Art has a determining role in the pre-production phases due to its ability to transmit ideas, situations or concepts in these initial phases.
The Concept Art prints the first identities and characters to a production being necessary high levels of creativity, imagination along with an important skill and technical ability.
The Master in Concept Art immerses you in the profession of the hand of professionals of the sector with a totally practical programming and according to the demands of the industry.
- Qualification: Master's Diploma
- Credits: 60 ECTS
- Modality: Presencial Barcelona
- Class period: October to June.
At the end of the course you will master the tools, work processes and techniques of conceptual art for the resolution of professional works in the pre-production processes of animation, film and video games.
The Master in Concept Art is specially designed for students and professionals from sectors related to comics, cinema, illustration or animation that wish to specialize in the realization of concept art for film, television or videogames. In order to access the master's degree, drawing knowledge and mastering Adobe Photoshop are necessary.
The Master in Concept Art is structured in 4 modules, the fourth corresponding to the final project. The detailed content is as follows:
01 Introduction to Concept Art
- Principles of drawing.
- Concept Art in the industry.
- Digital paint.
- Photo retouching.
02 Development of Concept Art
- Drawing to the natural one.
- Design of environments.
- Lighting, composition and color.
- Cinematic language.
03 Execution of Concept Art
- Work processes
- Vehicle design
- Concept Art of characters.
04 Final project