Fords, New Jersey
732-379-2253 | MattCheck@CosmicComicsProductions.com
BA Animation 3D – Anticipated September, 2020 GPA 4.0/4.0
Bloomfield College, Bloomfield, New Jersey
AAS - Media Arts & Design - Gaming/Animation Option GPA: 3.49 May, 2018
Middlesex County College, Edison, New Jersey
• CAT 471 Advanced 3D Animation – CAT 360 Special Topics in Technology
• CAT 116 Motion for Animators - CAT 264 Computer Imaging
• GAM 280 Animation Portfolio - GAM 222 Animation Workshop
• GAM 218 3D Modeling & Animation Foundations - GAM 219 Game Design Foundations
• GAM 223 Game Design Workshop - MAD 114 Three-Dimensional Design
• 2018 Creative Excellence in Gaming & Animation - Immortal Level
• 2017 Rookie of the Year Artist Award in Gaming and Animation
• Dean’s List: 2 semesters
• Maya, Substance Painter, Houdini, Photoshop, Illustrator, Unity,
Mudbox, After Effects, Media Encoder, Microsoft Office, Google Suite
CREATIVE MUSIC ACTIVITIES
Cosmic Karma (band)
Vocalist and Lead/Rhythm Guitarist. 2/2017 - Present
• Currently recording a new album; recently released four singles.
• The Knight Owls (band),
Co-Vocalist, and Lead Guitar/Rhythm Guitarist. 8/2009-12/2014
• Recorded and released five studio albums.
• Performed at venues such as: The Stone Pony, The Saint, 10th Street Live, Crossroads, etc.
• Interviewed and performed on air at WP 88.7 FM. 11/2011
The Holy Smokes (band),
Back-up Vocalist, and Rhythm Guitarist. 4/2007-6/2012
• Won 2nd place in 2009 talent show at Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway
Wegmans, Woodbridge, New Jersey
Part-time shelf stocker for Nature’s Market. 1/2015 - Present
Student Volunteer at SIGGRAPH 2018 in Vancouver.