Working on different art fields, Aleksi Briclot is producing concept arts for videogames, illustrations and also comic-book pages since more than 10 years.
Concept artist and Art Director in the videogame industry for years,he was lead artist on ColdFear, Splinter Cell Double Agent, and contributed on the Heroes of Might & Magic 4 ‘s trailer and the Prince of Persia 3 2005 E3 ‘s booth banner.
Also an illustrator, he drew pieces for RPG books (hundreds of interior illustrations), magazines, and comics. He did covers for Mage, Vampire , C.O.P.S Rpgs, Tolkien, J.V.Jones, Bradley books, Horroclix (Wizkids) packagings, Privateer Press, World of Warcraft gaming cards..He’s one of the main cards and packagings’ artist for Wizard of the Coast (Magic : The Gathering, Dreamblade).
As for comic-books, his early works were the comics adaptation of the videogame Alone in the Dark 4, then Spawn : Simony a graphic novel for TMP, best selling trade paper back in the US for May 2004. He had taken part in the Legends of the Round Table, a comic-book for the European market and another graphic novel Spawn : Architects of Fear (2009). He’s also a cover artist for Marvel on the Annihilation :Conquest saga, New Avengers, War of kings and did illustrations linked to the movie Hulk2. He had painted the covers of the whole Hellgate : London mini serie published by Dark Horse.
With artist jean-Sebastien Rossbach he is the painter of Merlin the Artbook (written by Jean-Luc Istin), published by Soleil.
He is also an instructor for the international ConceptArt / MassiveBlack workshops (Pragues, Montreal, San Francisco, Seattle, Dallas). He won a silver award in the fantastic art anthology Spectrum and he’s taking part in several international events like Magic :the Gathering tournaments ((Worlds in Paris, New York, Rome, Shizuoka.) .
Aleksi is 31 years old and is living and working in Paris.
Present at FACTS: 2011