﷯DAREN R. DOCHTERMAN art direction / concept design has been working in the Motion Picture Industry for nearly 30 years. His career in Art Departments on over 75 feature film projects started with his first movie job “The Abyss” when he was 20 years old. He has been a Concept Designer on many high-profile feature films including: - Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World - Addams Family Values - The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas - The Grinch - The Chronicles of Riddick - Honey, I Blew Up The Kid - Exorcist III and most recently: - Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice - Independence Day: Resurgence - Star Trek: Beyond He also worked for two and a half years as Lead 3D Designer on Steven Spielberg's unproduced "Robopocalypse”. VISUAL EFFECTS In the Visual Effects world, he has been a storyboard artist and Visual Effects Artist working with the VFX and commercial production company Moving Target in Los Angeles where he contributed matte shots and visual effects shots on several films and television productions: - The Company Men - Love and Other Drugs - Get the Gringo - August: Osage County - Pawn Sacrifice - Bosch - The Founder - Jack Reacher : Never Go Back He is widely known for his work as Visual Effects Supervisor for Robert Wise on the Director's Edition of Star Trek: The Motion Picture in 2001. He has been an Adjunct Professor in the Entertainment Design department at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA for the past 5 years where he teaches Architectural Interior Concept design and 3D modeling. He lives in suburban Los Angeles.

Recent News

La-La Land Records releases Star Trek TMP  Vinyl 2 Record set.  www.lalalandrecords.com

 

"Passengers" wins best "Fantasy/Sci Fi" Art direction from the Art Director's Guild

Current Events

Just completed VFX for the third season of "Bosch" for Amazon.

 

Completed a series of images for CBS Consumer Products for the Star Trek Franchise

 

Next project released:  "The God Particle" for Bad Robot

Vimeo
DOWNLOAD RESUMÉ HERE