Chin Ko is a Los Angeles-based Production Designer, Art Director, and Children’s Book Illustrator. His work and collaboration has shaped projects for renowned studios: Sony Pictures Animation, DreamWorks, LucasArts, and Laika.  Chin has also created illustrations and visual development for clients through his own firm, SecondBrush, founded in 2013.

Chin was the Production Designer for the Sony’s film, “Surf’s Up 2”.  Chin managed production teams from start to finish, both on-site and overseas.
He was responsible for the visual style of a show, including: character development, color/lighting script, modeling, surfacing, effects, matte painting and more.  Chin has a complete package of creative and technical skills, paired with a wealth of experience in the field.  During his time at DreamWorks and Sony, Chin also worked as Visual Development Artist on many titles such as “Hotel Transylvania 2”, “Trolls”, “Madagascar 3”, “Penguins of Madagascar”,”Captain Underpants”, “How to Train Your Dragon: Gift of the Night Fury“, “Puss in Boots: The Three Diablos” and many others.

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