Oscar Contreras

Developer Biography

Oscar was born in Vina del Mar, Chile, in 1975. He attended Law School in University of Diego Portales in Santiago. After 5 years of Law career, he found out that his real passion was the computer graphic industry. He took the hard decision to switch his career to Graphic Design. He moved to San Francisco California on October 2000 to study 3D Arts and Digital Design in San Francisco State University.

Three years later he gained a permanent position at Maxis/EA where he is actually working as a CG Artist on "The Sims" franchise.

He is actually the first citizen from Chile who works for the game industry.

Source: Personal Portfolio www.3doracle.com Electronic Arts employee database

Contributed by Oscar Contreras (4) on Dec 21, 2003.