With a host of new streams and returning features, Vertex 2019 is packed with inspiring talks from industry pros, workshops, career advice, portfolio reviews, an expo, plus much more. If you work of play in CG, it's unmissable!
NEW FOR 2019: 2D THEMED TALKS
Industry experts will guide you with key tips and advice, helping to take your work to the next level of creativity, regardless of which medium you work in.
NEW FOR 2019: SKETCHPAD
We'll be providing a wall for you to get creative on! In between the workshop sessions you can sketch and scribble to your heart's content on our dedicated doodle walls. You can collaborate with friends, new people you meet or just do your own doodles.
NEW FOR 2019: LIFE DRAWING SESSION
Drawing figure and form is the foundation of any artist's creative toolkit. At Vertex, you can follow along a life drawing class taken by a professional artist. We'll provide the model, lights and setting. All you need to do is pull up a chair, bring your sketchbook or tablet and start creating.
Vertex will be host to a captivating programme of talks presented by leading experts and veteran creatives in the industry. From high-end projects to the latest software developments across a variety of mediums, you’ll hear from the makers of tomorrow’s tools and delve into the future of effects in the main auditorium. We’ll be finishing the day of keynotes with an all-star panel, where you’ll get the chance to join in on the conversation with our guest speakers. Seats are limited so make sure you get a ticket!
ASK AN ARTIST
Have you been stuck on the same workflow problem for days or even weeks? Vertex’s special Ask an Artist area will help you troubleshoot your technique woes one-on-one with leading creatives. Just come visit our extraordinary AAA artists where you’ll get a chance to speak to experts in person, learn industry-standard workflows and discover exceptional new ways of working better and more efficiently. Make sure you sign up for our newsletter to see all of our artist announcements!
Carefully curated, Vertex’s broad range of engaging masterclasses and workshops assemble expert CG artists to teach the latest techniques and skills.
If you’re after your first step into the industry or your next big career move, then you can’t miss our portfolio review sessions! Our sessions are now 20 minutes and you’ll learn hands-on advice for improving your recruitability from recruiters and artists, as well as essential tips on how to boost your showreel and stand out among the crowd. Bring your laptop or preferred smart device and get instant feedback!