Runbo Chen is a Toronto based illustrator and 3D artist originally from China.  With the education background of experimental multimedia art, painting, graphic design and computer animation, she is passionate about creating visually compelling digital images and motions for different media and she also does 2D illustrations. She is currently working at Tendril studio. Her job includes creating concept art, styleframes, and look development, etc for 3D motion.


Tools she uses are Cinema 4D, Maya, Zbrush, Substance Painter, Redshift, Marvelous Designer, Photoshop, Illustrator.

Apart from doing commissioned projects for various brands, she creates her personal artworks to express vivid emotions while reflecting her internal monologues and the relationship with the nature.

Selected Clients

Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Instagram, Ikea, Lenovo, Shopify, Vizio, Freshwork, Van Der Pop, Fios, Collective Arts Brewing


Tendril Studio - 2D and 3D Generalist (Mar 2017 - Present )

Guru Studio - 3D Modeler ( Sep 2016 - Mar 2017 )

Arc Productions - Surfacing Artist (Jan 2016 - Aug 2016 )

Side Effects Software - 3D Intern (Sep 2015 - Oct 2015)


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