Banks Boutté

Banks Boutté is Co-Founder & CEO of KitBash3D, one of Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies of 2022. KitBash3D makes premium 3D assets for movies & video games. Their Kits are used by movie studios like Marvel, Netflix & Warner Bros, game studios like Riot, Ubisoft & 2K and have proliferated the work of thousands of individual artists in over 180 countries.

Participant Schedule

Friday 10/14


When Art Imitates Life: Concept Art for Live Action Entertainment

Friday 10/14 3:40PM - 4:40PM Room 104-105

Naomi Baker, Pablo Carpio, Pablo Dominguez, Alexander Mandradjiev, Phil Saunders, Banks Boutté

Join artists Alexander Mandradjiev (Avengers: Infinity War), Phil Saunders (Iron Man), Naomi Baker (Ghost of Tsushima), Danar Worya (The Last of Us Part II), Pablo Carpio (Captain Marvel), Pablo Dominguez (Star Wars Ep. IX), as they share tales from their celebrated concept careers and how they keep up with the ever-changing industry. Q & A to follow. Moderated by Banks Boutté from KitBash3D

Saturday 10/15


Social Media Superstars Panel

Saturday 10/15 4:20PM - 5:20PM Room 107

BossLogic, Ross Tran, Raf Grassetti, Sam Yang, Pernille Ørum, Djamila Knopf, Banks Boutté

Social media has evolved into one of the most useful tools for artists to market themselves and get their work discovered by a larger audience, but what are the best ways for artists to take full advantage of their online platforms? Join social media superstars Ross Tran (1.4M IG Followers), Samdoesarts (2M IG Followers), Raf Grassetti (725K IG Followers), Boss Logic (2.2M IG Followers), Pernille Ørum (943K IG Followers), and Djamila Knopf (505K IG Followers) as they share all the essential information artists should know about building an online following, making a living off of their online presence, using their platforms as networking tool, and how to stay consistent! Moderated by Banks Boutté.

Sunday 10/16


The Art of Business

Sunday 10/16 2:00PM - 3:00PM Room 106

Banks Boutté, Spiridon Giannakis, Finnian MacManus, Sozomaika, Procreate

Tune in for a lively panel discussion exploring the challenges and opportunities in building your own business as a creative, and navigating the art world.


Video Game Characters for Every Screen

Sunday 10/16 4:00PM - 5:00PM Room 204

Alvin Lee, Jennifer Wuestling, Viktor Kalvachev, Banks Boutté

Join artists Alvin Lee, Jennifer Wuestling and Viktor Kalvachev for a panel discussion comparing and contrasting the artistic, professional and personal nuances of crafting iconic characters in AAA, mobile and blockchain video games. Q&A to follow. Moderated by Banks Boutté from KitBash3D