Mathew Maddison
Mathew Maddison
Junior UI Artist at Ubisoft Reflections
Newcastle Upon Tyne , United Kingdom

An experienced Illustrator, Graphic Designer and User Interface Designer/Artist currently working within the video game industry.

Currently working as a Junior User Interface Artist at Ubisoft Reflections, based within Newcastle Upon Tyne in the United Kingdom. Previously worked at Frontier Developments as a Graduate User Interface Designer on the game Elite Dangerous.

Graduated from the University of Sunderland with a First class BA/Hons in Graphic Design in 2019. During my studies I worked as a freelance designer for international clients and local businesses designing social media posts, artwork and various miscellaneious items such as food menus and business cards.

Skills

Concept ArtIllustrationMotion GraphicsUser Interface DesignVector IllustrationLogo DesignWritingPoster Design

Software proficiency

Illustrator
Illustrator
After Effects
After Effects
Photoshop
Photoshop
InDesign
InDesign
Adobe XD
Adobe XD
Animate
Animate
Acrobat
Acrobat

Experience

  • Junior User Interface Artist at Ubisoft Reflections
    Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    May 2020 - Present

    Currently working as a Junior User Interface Artist at Ubisoft Reflections, based in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

  • Graduate User Interface Designer at Frontier Developments
    Cambridge, United Kingdom
    July 2019 - April 2020

    Shortly after completing my Bachelors in Graphic Design, I started work at Frontier Developments in Cambridge. I worked on the video game Elite Dangerous as a Graduate User Interface Designer.

  • Freelance Graphic Designer at Mathew Maddison Design
    Durham, United Kingdom
    February 2016 - Present

    In the time between my studies, I create design work for clients, whether they are commissions or simply requests. I have created items from logos, motion graphics and posters to restaurant menus.

  • Graphic Design Apprentice at Tower Design
    Hartlepool, United Kingdom
    January 2015 - February 2016

    I spent a year working as a graphic designer within a small independent studio. My duties included designing things for clients, oversee printing, such as setting up a document ready to print and smaller tasks such as operating the guillotine(s), folding machines and staple machines.