Virtual Art Department Lead
Industrial Light & Magic

Vic DeLeon

Creative Direction, Art Direction, Virtual Production, VFX, Game Design, VR/AR/ Spatial Development, Project/Team/Outsourcing management, Level Design, Unreal and Unity Development. Occasionally Branding and Marketing when needed.

Vic is a seasoned creative leader in the digital arts, VR/AR/Spatial, and Video Games industries having shipped 40+ projects over the past 25 years. At HTC Vive's Creative Labs he oversaw spatial design and development of VR/AR games, experiences, brand activations, and SMB/SME/Large enterprise applications. During his twelve years at Microsoft he led teams of artists and developers on the multi-billion dollar Halo franchise for Xbox at both Bungie and 343 Industries. He is currently a Virtual Art Department Lead at Lucasfilm's Industrial Light and Magic in Vancouver BC.

Vic is a published author on digital arts and virtual reality and has headed multiple research projects including Virtual World Heritage Sites with UNESCO, VR training programs for OSHA, and 3D visualizations for NASA. Vic is also a traditional artist with a Masters in Fine Art whose work has been shown in galleries across the country.