Ivan Mathy

    Multimedia artist


    Baccalauréat Scientifique

    Physics and Chemistry Specialization

    Associate degree in Applied Science, Graphic Design and
    Visual Communication

    Interactive Design Major

    Work Experience

    Uptake Technologies

    Resident hacker (2014-current)

    • Designed a fully interactive War Room
    • Conceived a real time monitoring system
    • Built a virtual reality 3D rendering engine
    • Experimented with Big Data and hardware interactions


    Interactive media consultant (2012-current)

    • Worked in design, engineering, architecture, performance
    • Created interactive experiences for brands and events
    • Produced motion graphics for advertisement and bands
    • Published free content and tools for artists


    Motion design intern (2014)

    • Produced promotional clips for Transform and Signal
    • Experimented with simulations using X-Particles
    • Provided tutoring to beginner motion designers
    • Researched topics and examples for courses content


    Co-owner, Production Designer, VJ (2012-2014)

    • Managed the event production side of the company
    • Designed custom stage structures, light and video content
    • Organized, promoted, performed at concerts and festivals
    • Provided visual packages to touring artists


    Hootsuite Certified Professional

    Titanium Certified
    App Developer

    Appcelerator Titan

    Honors and Awards


    Forbes #1 Hottest Startup Uptake - Chicago
    Adobe Creative Jam 2nd place Chicago
    Greyscalegorilla Rubber Ducky Award Chicago


    Gogo Hackathon 3rd place Chicago
    APIStrat Speedhack 3rd place Chicago


    Codestrong Developer Challenge 1st place San Francisco
    "That Conference" Hackathon 2nd Place Chicago


    Monkeybars Spring Build 1st place Chicago
    Tech Cocktail Showcase Chicago's Hottest Startup "Toast" - Chicago
    ePrize Mobile Hackathon 2nd place Chicago

    Skills and Tools

    Design: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Sketch, Adobe InDesign

    Animation: Cinema 4D, Adobe After Effects, X-Particles, Turbulence FD

    Programming: Objective-C, Javascript, Swift, NodeJS, HTML5, PHP

    Performance: VDMX, Lighting and Stage Design, Unity, MadMapper

    Video: Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere, Practical Shooting, Drone flying

    Audio: Adobe Audition, Logic Pro, Ableton Live, Ukulele