Sebastian Lochmann is one of the industry’s most highly regarded sculptors. Born in Eisenach, Germany he originally trained as a dental technician, specialising in implantation and gingival aesthetics. He also worked in the field of animal facial reconstruction at the Faculty of Natural Science in Erlangen.
Following a stint working in Switzerland for renowned artist H. R. Giger, he moved into special effects as a character designer and sculptor at Chris Creatures Filmeffects in Berlin, before setting up his own studio in 2005. He has also worked as an Instructor at MD.H, University of Applied Sciences in Munich since 2006.
Sebastian’s many film credits include ‘The Dark Knight Rises’, ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’, ‘Exodus’, ‘Wrath of the Titans’, ‘Dark Shadows’, ‘Snow White and the Huntsman’, ‘Dracula Untold’, ‘The Revenant’, ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’, ‘Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children’ and ‘The Mummy’ amongst many others. His work will be appearing in a number of 2018 releases such as ‘Annihilation’ and ‘Overlord’, currently all in post-production. He has also worked in television, on shows such as ‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Atlantis’.
Sebastian also exhibits fine art and his film work will feature in an upcoming book, The Sculptural Art of Sebastian Lochmann.