Eager to learn,
and create new things.

About

I am Garrett Wiley Clark, a skilled game designer specializing in worldbuiling from a programming background. An expert user of all Adobe Creative Suite products and more than 3 years working within Unity in both a professional and educational capacity.

Skills
  • superior skills with Photoshop/Premiere Pro/After Effects
  • strong foundation in web design CSS, HTML
  • familiar with JavaScript, jQuery, PHP, SQL, Lua, and C#
  • photography and video editing
  • strong foundation in print design, branding, analog/digital printing
  • experienced with full performance capture workflow and hardware including optical, laser, and magnetic systems
  • familiar with 3D animations, geometric modeling, digital sculpting
  • full LAMP stack experience
  • strong skills with Unity, Unreal, Modo
  • visual scripting and OOP
I Have
  • strong passion for storytelling and worldbuidling from both a top-down and bottom-up approach in respect to design and writing
  • passion for experience design, with focus on building functional and usable products
  • highly self-motivated working individually and closely with other teams
  • providing development support
  • experience in responsive web design, cross-platform compatible coding techniques and troubleshooting
  • worked with Linux, OSX, and Windows systems
  • experience maintaining, and calibrating an Optitrack performance capture system
  • cleaned raw recorded performance capture data
  • strong eye for clean, pixel perfect design and a relentless attention to detail
  • intense desire to create written and digital works for a variety of platforms and audiences
I Love
  • working as part of a team to craft a new world or experience
  • being on the cutting edge of technology and innovation
  • learning about new hardware and software
  • reading fiction, especially science-fiction and mysteries
  • collecting art book for films and videogames and film props
  • going to museums and gallery openings
  • cooking and trying new food
  • visting popup stores and farmers' markets
Experiences
Senior Web Developer

IndieCade

June 2012 - Present

Application Developer & Writer

USC Mobile Environmental Media Lab

May 2014 - May 2015

Technical Support Engineer

USC Creative Technology & Support

September 2012 - December 2014

Research Assistant

USC Wordbuilding Media Lab

Feburary 2014 - May 2014

Front Desk Agent

Zemeckis Center for Digital Arts

August 2013 - December 2013

Designer

USC Game Innovation Lab/Futurebound Games

August 2012 - October 2012

Education
Master's of Fine Arts - Interactive Media and Games

Magna Cum Laude - University of Southern California

2012 - 2015

Bachelor of Science - Applied Computing

Magna Cum Laude - Arizona State University

2006 - 2011