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Brian Yam
Brian Yam
Lead Artist / Concept at Riot Games
Los Angeles, United States

Summary

I am a concept artist with 18 years of extensive experience in the games/film animation industry providing visual development, conceptual art, and production concepts. Past studios I've worked for in the past are Insomniac Games, Naughty Dog, Imagemovers Digital, and currently on Valorant at Riot Games.

Skills

Concept ArtConcept DesignEnvironment DesignProp Design

Productions

  • Marsneedsmoms
    • Movie
      Mars Needs Mums
    • Year
      2011
    • Role
      Visual Development Artist
    • Company
      Imagemovers Digital
  • Ratchet and clank future tools of destruction
    • Video Game
      Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction
    • Year
      2007
    • Role
      Concept artist
    • Company
      Insomniac Games
  • Ratchet and clank 3 up your arsenal
    • Video Game
      Ratchet & Clank 3: Up Your Arsenal
    • Year
      2012
    • Role
      Concept artist
    • Company
      Insomniac Games
  • Gatchaman trailer 1
    • Movie
      Gatchaman
    • Year
      2010
    • Role
      Visual Development Artist
    • Company
      Imagi Animation Studios
  • 6sagrtq 1
    • Video Game
      Star Citizen
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      Freelance concept artist
    • Company
      Cloud Imperium, Void Alpha
  • Uncharted 2 among thieves
    • Video Game
      Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
    • Year
      2009
    • Role
      Concept artist
    • Company
      Naughty Dog

Experience

  • Lead Artist on Valorant Maps Team (Concept) at Riot Games
    Los Angeles, United States of America
    April 2019 - Present

  • Senior Concept Artist at Riot Games
    Los Angeles, United States of America
    April 2019 - Present

  • Visual Development Director at Section Studios
    Los Angeles, United States of America
    September 2017 - April 2019

  • Lead Concept Artist at Capcom / Spark Unlimited
    Sherman Oaks, CA, United States of America
    August 2010 - April 2013

  • Senior Concept Artist at Amazon Game Studios
    Irvine, United States of America
    July 2013 - August 2018

  • Visual Development Artist at Imagemovers Digital
    Novato, United States of America
    January 2010 - September 2010

  • Concept Artist at Naughty Dog
    Santa Monica, United States of America
    April 2009 - January 2010

  • Visual Development Artist at Imagi Animation Studios
    Sherman Oaks, United States of America
    September 2008 - March 2009

  • Senior Concept Artist at Insomniac Games
    Burbank, United States of America
    February 2002 - August 2008