Nikita Pavlov

Nikita Pavlov

Senior FX Artist / 12 yrs

Los Angeles, CA

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Visual Effects

Shrek the Halls (2007)

Houdini FX artist

Titanfall 2

Houdini FX artist

Star Wars: Knights of the Eternal Throne

Star Wars: The Old Republic (2011)

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015)

FX TD

The BFG (2016)

Senior FX Artist

Penguins of Madagascar (2014)

Senior FX Artist

Home (2015)

FX Artist

How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)

Effects Artist

Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)

FX Artist

Puss in Boots (2011)

Effects Animator

Megamind (2010)

FX Animator/Developer

Shrek Forever After (2010)

Lead FX Artist

Turbo (2013)

FX Artist

Monsters vs Aliens (2009)

FX Animator/Developer

Monsters vs. Aliens (2009)

FX Artist

Kung Fu Panda (2008)

Work History
  • January 2017 - June 2018

    FX Animator

    Blur Studio

  • March 2016 - December 2016

    FX Animator

    Blur Studio

  • July 2015 - December 2015

    Weta Digital

  • April 2014 - January 2015

    Senior FX Artist

    DreamWorks Animation

  • September 2011 - January 2015

    FX Lead

    DreamWorks Animation

  • January 2007 - September 2011

    FX Animator/Developer

    DreamWorks Animation

  • July 2006 - January 2007

    FX Animator

    DreamWorks Animation

  • January 2006 - May 2006

    Producer

    Animation Studio, Entertainment Technology Center

    With a group of students, founded a project to assist both internal and external clients with 2D and 3D art needs, including animation, concept art, special effects, and full asset creation. Responsibilities included acquiring and maintaining ongoing communication with clients, scheduling and balancing over twelve simultaneous projects, overseeing production and timely delivery, and developing technical pipeline solutions.
  • June 2005 - August 2005

    Programming Intern

    Walt Disney VR Studios

Education
  • Master of Entertainment Technology

    Carnegie Mellon University

    Jan - May
  • Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science

    Cornell University

    Jan - May