Jake Kousholt is a digital sculptor and artist who is working primarily in visual effects for the film industry. Jake is currently employed at Industrial Light & Magic as a Senior Creature Modeller on projects such as Star Wars Episode 8. Previously he has worked for a variety of studios including Framestore, Double Negative and MPC. Jake is trained in traditional academic drawing and sculpture at the Florence Academy of Art in Italy and also carries a professional bachelors degree in Computer Graphics Art from The Animation Workhop.

Besides working as a modeller for the film industry he has worked with commercials, cinematics and games. He has also done presentations and taught classes ranging from one-hour talks about VFX production to weeks of digital sculpture courses in creature concept sculpting, producing digital doubles, and face shape modelling.

Feel free to contact him at jakobjk@gmail.com for any inquiries.