San Diego

Ron Padua is a San Diego based Concept Artist. He studied Illustration and Entertainment Design at the Art Center College of Design and began freelancing as a concept designer and storyboard artist for clientele such as The Aspect Ratio, RG/LA, J. Walter Thompson, Blind Visual Propaganda and New Wave Entertainment. He then landed a lead designer position at the Los Angeles based broadcast production company TZLA. Ron worked on network ID’s, brands, on-air promos and main titles for companies such as the Sci-fi Channel, Discovery Channel, HBO, ABC, FX channel and Hollywood squares just to name a few. From 2000 to 2011 he worked at Sony Computer Entertainment of America as the Art Director and Lead Concept Artist for Sony’s Visual Arts Service group in San Diego developing cinematics for 1st party Playstation Video games and is now currently working as a freelance creative consultant.

Selected work

SHOW REEL

Personal work, commissions, prints and original works for sale

Bailey Bishop Design / Client: Donut Bar

Client: Aquaai / Website re-design

GOLDFISH CONSULTING / CLIENT: NANOMEDICAL DIAGNOSTICS

Client: Anacom Media / Re-Brand and Visual development for HG Motorsports

Client: Bartenders on Demand 619 / Website and logo design

Client: Robert Wertz Designs / poster design for pitch project for SKYY vodka

Eddie Aikau Restaurant and Surf Museum

LOGO DESIGN

Client: Unite Hair Products / Chaletbook Layout Design

Client: Artesia Day Spa & Salon

Client: STARBUCKS COFFEE COMPANY / LAX TOM BRADLEY INTERNATIONAL TERMINAL

Client: STARBUCKS COFFEE COMPANY / YVR VANCOUVER, CANADA INTERNATIONAL TERMINAL

Client: DeskHub / Shared Co-working space

356 Outlaw Speedster Design

Client: Odessey Computing / Art Asset Creation for PEON moblie video game

Number Monkeys IOS App Development

Tzilla / Character mascot concepts (unpublished)

Client: CG Creative / UP character design for software promo

PLANET MONKEYS GAME APP (currently underdevelopment)

Client: Buhay Cali / Main title design and animation for music video

Client: Gunnzo / Mad Ape Ninja vinyl paint animated main title promo

Client: The Shadow Gang

STORYBOARDS

PLAYSTATION MOVE HEROS

KILLZONE LIBERATION

UNCHARTED MOTION COMIC

GOD OF WAR

MOTORSTORM APOCALYPSE MOTION COMIC HIGHLIGHT REEL

TWISTED METAL

RESISTANCE 3

LAIR

SOCOM

SONY SPORTS FRANCHISES

BROADCAST DESIGN

Client: AIGA Links San Diego Inner City youth Art Program

MISC ARTWORK