Promised Land 2019 on Hold — Coming Back in the Future
Over the course of the three editions organized to date, we’ve seen PLAF grow bigger and evolve into something truly unique — an event packed with insightful lectures, inspiring workshops, and magical afterparties. Our passion project became a cherished meetup, which people actually longed for, and a festival for friends by friends — everyone united in art. Ultimately, we want Promised more
Pif Edwards closes this year speaker lineup!
Pif Edwards is the co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at JALI Incorporated — an animation start-up which develops advanced lip syncing solutions. With an academic experience spanning arts and computer science, a PhD in the Dynamic Graphics Project at the University of Toronto, as well as over ten years of industry experience in graphic design, Pif uses the acquired knowledge more
Tomasz Radziewicz is the next speaker to return to Promised Land
Tomasz Radziewicz is a sculptor, character designer and creature concept artist from Poland. He graduated with honors from the Academy of Fine Arts in Gdańsk under prof. Stanisław Radwański. He was also a scholar in the atelier of Stephan Balkenhol at the Academy of Fine Arts in Karlsruhe, Germany. Radziewicz is the creator of many monumental statues in Poland, including the Józef more
Let’s give a warm welcome to our next speaker, Kaname Fujioka!
Kaname Fujioka is the director of Capcom’s Monster Hunter series of games. He joined Capcom in 1993 as an art designer, working on such titles as War-Zard, Street Fighter Alpha 3, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventures, Darkstalkers 3 and the Capcom vs. SNK series. The first game he directed was also the first installment of the Monster Hunter series — Monster Hunter, released in more
Promised Land welcomes CD PROJEKT RED’s Błażej Augustynek and Tomasz Marchewka!
Błażej Augustynek is a Quest Designer at CD PROJEKT RED. Previously a game modder, he’s a co-author of “Olbrzym w cieniu” — a book about video game narration — and spends his free time painting miniatures. Błażej graduated from Jagiellonian University in Kraków, worked as a Quest Designer on The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and Blood and Wine expansion and more
Our next speakers are Autodesk experts, Tomasz Jarmuszczak and Roland Reyer
Tomasz Jarmuszczak is a technical specialist with 25 years of experience in the mechanical engineering industry. As a certified Autodesk Training Center instructor and software engineer, Jarmuszczak provides specialized training, lectures and consultations regarding Autodesk software such as AutoCAD, Inventor or Fusion. Roland Reyer is a Senior Application Consultant more