XM Studios works with the best folks the world has to offer – so they can bring the best collectibles to you. This special page is dedicated to the amazing artists, sculptors and talents who work with XM Studios to produce stuff that dreams are made of. Below are the talented creative people, along with quick bios and links to their incredible work. Please check them out!
In no order of fame or talent:
Erick Sosa (aka Star Lord)
- Erick Sosa is a professional sculptor, with over 20 years of experience working for the Toy and Collectibles Industries. He is to this day the only American sculptor working for two of the biggest Japanese collectibles companies in the world. Mattel Toys, Disney Consumer Products, SOTA Toys, Bowen Designs, DC Direct, Art Asylum, Warner Brothers, Master Replicas, Mezco, McFarlane, Hasbro, Sideshow Collectibles, Kotobukiya and more!
Stanley ‘Artgerm’ Lau
Better known by his handle Artgerm, the multifaceted Stanley wears different
hats as an illustrator, designer, concept artist, creative director and
co-founder of Imaginary Friends Studios — a world acclaimed digital art
studio that produces high quality artworks for the likes of Capcom,
DC Comics (Batman), Marvel Comics (Avengers) and other giants in the
entertainment and gaming industry.
With over 7 years experience in the world of film productions,
traditional sculpture and animated series (3D Animations),
Alejandro added on another specialty to his arsenal – digital sculpting.
The versatile Alejandro is able to design products in any style: realistic,
cartoon, manga etc. He has worked on licenses such as Marvel, DC,
Disney, Pixar, Universal Studios, ARH Studios, Gentle Giant,
McFarlane Toys and Kotobukiya.
“I’m a 3d modeler and pasionate artist with many years of experience.
I was fortunate enough to work for the developing of Elder scrools
online, Diablo 3, Starcraft 2 and World of warcraft. Having Traditional
background helps me to to create the best work possible.”
Coming from the Game Development background, Mufizal has shipped
Blockbuster titles like Ninja Turtles, Assassins Creed 2, Assassins Creed
Revelations and his latest work, Assassins Creed Blackflag. Mufizal is
known in many circles for his talents in traditional sculpting and has
been practising his art for the past 8 years, his recent works in digital is
just as good as his traditional sculpting skills, he is able to translate all
his knowledge to create truly inspiring and unique art pieces.
Mark’s experience include working for the famed HK comic (天下)
and advertising (grey group) industry in Hong Kong and Singapore
as a visualizer and illustrator for over 20 years. He is now a full-time
freelancer at present in Singapore since 2009.
Stanley, one of the youngest designer ever to be selected for consideration
for the 2009 President Design Award in the Product Design Category.
Over the years, he has grown from designing consumer products,
graphics, concept designs to lighting up architecture.