Matte Painter | Texture Artist | Concept Artist

About

I am Pino Gengo, I am a Matte Painter, Texture Artist and Concept Artist based in Rome working in film, commercials, video games and a variety of other media.

Currently I am mainly doing Matte Paintings, I have experience working in-house for videogame companies, I worked for Crytek for more than 10 years on games such as Far Cry and Crysis 1 & 2 as a Senior Texture Artist. At the moment I am also working as a remote freelance artist for clients located all over the world.
I am constantly developing my personal Art work and I have exhibited in various events and in different countries. Check out my resume for more details and my work experience.

Film Credits:

The Follower post-production- Fx Lab – FEATURE FILM – Matte Painting
Weekend – Camaleo Twister Film -Eagle Pictures – Frame by Frame -Feature Film- Matte Painting
My Brilliant Friend season 2 – Rai Fiction – Home Box Office HBO – Frame by Frame -Tv Series- Matte Painting
Made in Italy – Taodue Film – The Family Mediaset – Frame by Frame -Tv Series- Matte Painting
1994 – Wilside – Sky – Frame by Frame – Tv Series – Matte Painting
Buio – Courier Film – Frame by Frame – Feature Film – Matte Painting
Modalità Aereo – Casanova Multimedia – Eliseo Cinema – Rai Cinema -Hive Division -Feature Film – Matte Painting
La Vita Promessa – Picomedia – Direct2 Brain – Tv Series – Matte Painting
DocFilm Zeffirelli’s Inferno – Fondazione Franco Zeffirelli onlus – FX LAb – SHORT – Matte Painting
I fantasmi di Portopalo – Picomedia – Tv Series – Palantir Digital – Matte Painting
Nobili Bugie – Genoma Films – FX lab – FEATURE FILM -Digital Artist
Rocco Schiavone – Cross Production – Rai Fiction Palantir Digital- Tv Series – Matte Painting
Noi Eravamo – Baires Produzioni – Istituto Luce Cinecittà FX Lab – FEATURE FILM- Matte Painting
The Broken Key – L’Altrofilm – Torino Film Production FX Lab- FEATURE FILM – Matte Painting
THE EXILE (2012) Short Film Project- Matte Painting

Game Credits:

22 Racing Series 2014/15 Texture Artist
Wander 2015 Texture Artist
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD (2014) Texture Artist
Warface (2013) Crytek- Texture Library 2015 Senior Texture Artist
Crysis 2 (2011),Crytek- Electronic Arts, Inc. Senior Texture Artist
Crysis Warhead (2008) Crytek Electronic Arts,Inc Senior texture Artist
Crysis (2007),Crytek- Electronic Arts, Inc. Senior Texture Artist
Far Cry (2004),Crytek- Ubisoft Entertainment SA Texture Artist
Unreal Tournament Level 2001 Digital Extremes – Texture Artist

Texture CD:

Env Game Texture CD (2017) for Dosch Textures
Sci-fi Tech Mech Texture CD (2016) for Dosch Textures
Sand Ground CD (2014) for Dosch Textures
Road Surfaces CD (2012) for Dosch Textures
Ground Surfaces CD (2012) for Dosch Textures
Cliff & Rock Walls CD (2012) for Dosch Textures
Wood Floor CD (2011) for Dosch Textures
Old Wood Texture CD (2010) for Dosch Textures
Sci-Fi Texture CD (2009) for Dosch Textures

   

Skills:

• Excellent eye for composition, creative view, light, colour
• Proficiency in Texturing, Shading, Lighting
• Proficiency in photomanipulation
• Proficiency in pre visualization
• Proficiency in drawing and painting
• Strong knowledge of Photoshop
• Strong knowledge of Corel Painter
• Good knowledge of 3D packages
• Good knowledge of Nuke

Exhibitions:

2020 Group Exhibition “en plain air” #diamocidentro #letsdoit/ MCLuc Culture Parma
2020 Group Exhibition “en plain air” #diamocidentro #letsdoit / Faenza
2019 Group Exhibition Acqua-Villa Brentano Busto Garolfo Milano
2018 Group Exhibition Faces-Villa Brentano Busto Garolfo Milano
2018 Group Exhibition Genesis – Rome Art Week Galleria Vittoria Rome
2018 Group Exhibition Museo Cà La Ghironda Bologna.
2018 Group Exhibition Palazzo Collegio Raffaello Urbino
2018 Group Exhibition Galleria Vittoria Via Margutta Rome
2018 Group Exhibition Winner 2018 Marchionni Prize Mostre Itineranti MAGMMA
2017 Group Exhibition Rosso Passione Event MAGMMA
2017 Group Exhibition caffè Letterario Cagliari
2017 Group Exhibition Finalists 2017 Marchionni Prize MAGMMA
2015 Group Exhibition at Spazio 5 – Dec Rome
2015 Group Exhibition at Spazio 5 – Nov Rome
2014 Duo Exhibition, at Joachim Rong Galerie, Berlin
1997 Solo Exhibition at “ Il Locale” Piazza Navona,Rome “Five Prospectives on Colour” (IT)
1990 Solo Exhibition at “ The Saints” Nightclub, Rome , The Red Room, Testaccio (IT)
1990 Group Exhibition at Hotel Ergife Sala Congressi. Rome “La Nuit Appelle L’Aurope” (IT)

Client:

EDI, Effetti Digitali Italiani
Marvelous Pictures
Hive Division
The Green Loft
FX Lab
Palantir Digital
Direct2 Brain
Fondazione Zeffirelli
101 percento
Frame By Frame
Genoma Film
L’altrofilm
Baires Produzioni
Crytek
Dosch Design
GOATi Entertainment
Digital Extemes
ITPI-Italpinas
Zerofractal