EVENANT is an online resource for both the aspiring and professional creative in the entertainment industry, offering a vault of free content and in depth courses across the fields of music, graphic design, film and game development. All our content is made by industry professionals, teaching based on the current industry realities and real life experience, not textbook theory. We empower modern composers and concept artists to improve their craft and turn their passion into income. We offer a vault of free educational content, a thriving global community, and in-depth online courses taught by industry experts teaching from real experience, not just theory. From our content database and our online courses, to our groups and networks – we’ll make sure to guide you on the journey from a beginner to a full-fledged professional.
Born and raised in distant Norway, Arn is a musician, composer and digital nomad who at a young age realized his passion for music, creation and exploring. Freshly after graduating high school while doing his certificate in Music for Film and Television at Berklee Online, Arn released his first ebook and educational website named ComposingSecrets. Deciding to hit the road, he bought a one way ticket to Asia. The next years brought him traveling across over 25 countries and 4 continents, while working as a music composer and producer for games, films and artists all over the globe.
When not working, his adventures have taken him camel trekking in Sahara, scuba diving in Asia, surfing on the coasts of Morocco, training Muay Thai in the islands of Thailand, and collaborating with amazingly talented musicians and artists from all corners of the planet. While not on the road, Arn is currently based out of Norway.
As a Swedish award-winning composer, concept artist, mechanical engineer and entrepreneur, Walid has always been dedicated to trying new fields of study, exploring, creating, travelling and collaborating. This has lead him to compose orchestral film scores for feature films and games, trailer music placements in many Hollywood campaigns such as Independence Day 2, Warcraft, Starcraft 2, Call of Duty, creating concept art for the same industry, a mechanical engineering degree, and more.
Never giving up the chance to learn something new and reach new heights in his aspirations in life, both for a better education system and making big things happen!
Project and Communications Manager
Kenny Mac is a composer and orchestral producer currently based in Los Angeles, CA. As a relentlessly passionate fan of music, he enjoys listening to composers of the classical repertoire, in particularly Mozart, Beethoven, and Haydn. He is also a huge fan of Japanese composers such as Nobuo Uematsu from the Final Fantasy series, as well as the works of Joe Hisaichi.
In addition to his passion for music, Kenny is passionate about exploring, traveling, and appreciating the beauty of the different cultures of the world. So far, his travel repertoire includes the Gobi Desert, Vietnam, Inner Mongolia, Beijing, Hong Kong, as well as driving halfway across the USA.
To date, Kenny has published two EP’s that have garnered over a quarter-million plays collectively. Check out his works at www.kennymacmusic.co
Web Design & Content Managers
Isaias & Jessica are Toronto-based web designers and co-founders of I&J Designs, a small web and graphic design boutique. Isaias also works as a film & game composer. When not working you’ll find them exploring inside open world video games, because the real world is scary enough as it is. Check out their work at www.ijdesigns.ca and www.isaiasgarcia.ca.
Facebook Design Group Admin
Based out of the U.S.A, Bruna is a Lebanese Architectural Designer that lives and works in Phoenix, AZ. She is an avid gamer and a novice explorer, having jumped from the Mediterranean coast of Southwest Asia to Europe and finally to North America.
She recently graduated with a BSD in Architecture and has since been allocating lost time towards self-teaching Digital and Concept Art – a life-long dream she had always hoped to achieve some day.
She has worked on the cover for the graphic novel “Ikitsu” by Victor Irizarry and draws inspiration from AAA games like the Dragon Age series and indie games like Journey, including their respective production artists and directors.
She believes in persistently dedicating herself to her goal of joining the Gaming Industry by consistently drawing, practicing, and learning more and more about digital art through her dealings with Evenant and its loyal members.
Facebook Music Group Admin
Composer and sound designer from Oslo, Norway. After many years of not being really happy, decided to follow his passion. Dropped everything to learn how to compose music and do sound design. After completing one of Evenant’s courses, now have a foot inside the trailer industry and is currently scoring a sci-fi movie for Constantino Filmes. Constantly on the lookout for new sounds with his Zoom H5 and gets alot of his inspiration from nature, where you will find him if he is not in front of the computer.
Film Section Leader/Instructor
Kellen Gibbs is a Film Writer and Director based in Los Angeles, California. As a California native, Kellen began making movies at a very young age. Starting with a DIY approach to filmmaking, Kellen found himself enthralled with the art of film and has since has expanded his craft. He has been nominated for over 30 awards for his films including areas such as best directing, writing, musical score, cinematography and many more.