Finnian MacManus

Presenting | Portfolio Reviews

Participant Schedule

Friday 10/14


Fireside Chat: Finding Work as an Artist in the Entertainment Industry

Friday 10/14 1:30PM - 2:30PM Room 101

Airi Pan, Maxx Burman, Finnian MacManus, ArtStation, Alexander Vagalis, Sierra Mon

Getting your foot in the door as an artist in the entertainment industry can be daunting. To help you in your journey, join ArtStation along with artists and recruiters who have been killing it in the game lately for a fireside chat where they share advice and insights on building a career in the industry.

Saturday 10/15


Finnian MacManus Portfolio Review

Saturday 10/15 11:00AM - 12:00PM Portfolio Review Station 5

Finnian MacManus


Form Language and Color for Live Action Film

Saturday 10/15 2:30PM - 3:30PM Demo Area 1 - HALL C

Finnian MacManus

In this presentation and talk, Finnian will walk through many examples from his own work, and Terraform Studios’ work, to show how a designer can utilize form language and color to create immersive environments for the Entertainment Industry. Starting with a thorough explanation of form language, and then examples inside of Photoshop, Finnian will explain the importance of design decisions, ideation, color combinations, and how to create or improve striking imagery to help convey concepts for some of the largest Entertainment productions worldwide.

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.