INFO

Phone: +1 (323)3427434

Email: stefankang12@gmail.com

Stefan Kang is a Los Angeles based Houdini FX artist. He attended the Gnomon School of Visual Effects from 2016- 2018, not only to strengthen his 3D knowledge between technical skill and art direction, also to grow and connect in a different environment. 

In the past, he has worked across a wide range of media such as TV commercial, Event Projection Mapping & 3D/ 2D motion graphic video for client such as: Nike AKQA, Faber Castle, Ford under the post production houses such as The Flashlight Creative (Event Projection Mapping Company) and especially Astatica (Post Production House). Gaining experiences, learning form the industry expert has been part of the need over the past few years. The passion on making art, refining it to the best, has been one of the main synergy that keep everything on track.

"The most inspiring thing is being a beginner at something. Strive to constantly reinvent yourself."- GMUNK quote. 

Being able to put myself in a risky situation is always the main key to stay inspired. 


 


FEATURES & Achievements

2018 BEHANCE - FEATURE - DARK FUTURE - IN MOTION CATEGORY

2018 LA-HUG - (LOS ANGELES HOUDINI MEET UP) - FEATURE SPEAKER - LA, CALIFORNIA

2018 80 LEVEL - ARTICLE - FX PRODUCTION IN HOUDINI WITH STEFAN KANG

2018 GNOMON - FEATURE SPEAKER - PROJECT BREAKDOWN - LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA

2018 OG-HUG - (ORANGE COUNTY HOUDINI MEET UP) - FEATURE SPEAKER - ORANGE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA

2018 THE ROOKIES - ARTICLE - PLANNING YOUR DESTRUCTION SIMULATION FROM START TO FINISH 

2018 3D ARTIST MAGAZINE ISSUE 123 - FEATURE : RENDER WITH REDSHIFT IN HOUDINI  

2018 GNOMON - FEATURE SPEAKER - SHARING INDUSTRY EXPERIENCES - LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA  

2018 GNOMON - SUMMER 2017'S BEST OF TERM AWARD-WINNING STUDENT ART 

2018 GNOMON - STUDENTS & ALUMNI IN THE RUNNING FOR THE ROOKIE AWARDS

2018 IAMAG - FEATURE - GNOMON FEATURES A COLLECTION OF THE VERY BEST WORK

2018 CG RECORD - FEATURE -  THE ESSENCE - MAIN TITLE DESIGN

2018 CG RECORD - FEATURE -  PARTICLE LIGHTNING EXPLOSION

2018 CG RECORD - FEATURE -  DNA INFECTION BREAKDOWN

2018 CG SOCIETY - CG TALK THE LAST TRAIN

2017 GNOMON STUDENT AND ALUMNI FINALISTS AT THE ROOKIES - ROOKIES FINALIST

2018 BEHANCE - FEATURE - FRAME TITLE DESIGN - IN STUDENT SHOW

2018 BEHANCE - FEATURE - FRAME TITLE DESIGN - IN MOTION CATEGORY

2017 THE ROOKIES - ARTICLE  HOW TO MAKE A STYLIZED 3D CHARACTER

2016 OEDITOR - FEATURE - PALE BLUE DOT TITLE DESIGN

2015 FLORENTIA VILLAGE SHANGHAI LUXURY DESIGNER OUTLET - PROJECTION MAPPING VISUAL CONTENT

2015 NIKE SNEAKER SLAM SHANGHAI EVENT - PROJECTION MAPPING VISUAL CONTENT

2018 MDC (MOTION DESIGN COMMUNITY) DARK FUTURE - OCTOBER VIDEO CONTEST WINNER

2018 MDC (MOTION DESIGN COMMUNITY) DARK FUTURE - OCTOBER VIDEO CONTEST FINALIST

2018 ADOBE DESIGN ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS - SEMIFINALIST FINE ART(MOTION GRAPHIC/ ANIMATION)

2018 THE ROOKIES FINALIST - VISUAL EFFECTS CATEGORY

2018 GNOMON SPRING BEST OF TERM - EFFECTS CATEGORY

2018 GNOMON WINTER BEST OF TERM - ANIMATION CATEGORY

2018 GNOMON WINTER BEST OF TERM - LIVE ACTION - EFFECTS CATEGORY 

2018 GNOMON WINTER BEST OF TERM - EFFECTS ANIMATION

2017 GNOMON FALL BEST OF TERM - LIVE ACTION - EFFECTS CATEGORY

2017 GNOMON SUMMER BEST OF TERM - 3D ENVIRONMENT EXTERIOR CATEGORY

2017 GNOMON SUMMER BEST OF TERM -  DEMOLITION CATEGORY

2017 THE ROOKIES FINALIST - SCHOLARSHIP CATEGORY

2017 GNOMON SPRING BEST OF TERM -  COMPOSITING CATEGORY

2017 GNOMON WINTER BEST OF TERM - STYLIZED CHARACTER CATEGORY

2017 GNOMON WINTER BEST OF TERM -  EFFECTS ANIMATION CATEGORY

2016 GNOMON SUMMER BEST OF TERM- ENVIRONMENT DESIGN CATEGORY

2015 CHANCELLORS'S AWARD FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

2015 THE FOUNDRY NUKE CERTIFIED ARTIST

2014 SETIA HARUMAN CYBERJAYA GRAND PRIZE VIDEO & MOTION CONTEST

2013 KLSG - LOGO DESIGN CONTEST GRAND PRIZE