digital artist


Digital artists create art which applies digital technology as an essential part of the creative process. Digital art is usually created using computers or more specialised digital equipment. It may be enjoyed using the same instruments, shared over the internet, or presented using more traditional media.

Alternative label

  • 3D digital matte painter

  • digital matte artist

  • digital compositor

  • digital designer and animator

  • computer-generated imagery artist

  • computer artist

  • digital scupltress

  • digital environment artist

  • digital games artist

  • special effects digital artist

  • digital sculptor

  • 3D digital artist

  • digital matte painter

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database:


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences



Concept URI