I was born in Los Angeles in the early eighties. i grew up moving around a lot. los angeles, toronto, new york, los angeles, rome, london, los angeles, berkeley, oakland. i went to college and got a double bachelors degree in sociology and fine arts. i worked in the art department on feature films in hollywood. at the same time i worked on national broadway productions in the costume department. i designed costumes for regional theatres in the los angeles area. i moved north to the san francisco bay area, to berkeley, to work in the catalog photography industry. after the great recession hit, i founded my own fine art & Design company, the art of gregorio de masi, producing fine art paintings, illustrations and graphic designs. i illustrated a book, the diplomatic guide to los angeles, which is given to visiting dignitaries by the la tourism board. I was commissioned to paint oversized custom canvases for trestle restaurant in north beach, san francisco. i do painting commissions for restaurants, retail, offices, private collections. my latest creative pursuit is 3d modeling, creating characters and creature concept art.
Feature Films, Broadway Touring Productions, Catalog Photography Production, Costume Design, Graphic Design, Painting, Book Illustration, Concept Art.
Education: BA in Fine Arts, BA in Sociology.
Software: Photoshop, Illustrator, Painter. (3D): Zbrush, Sketchup
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