In his youth, Kemp Remillard received training in art, and in 2002-03, went on to study graphic design at the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia.
After graduating in 2004, and wanting to pursue a career in art, Remillard eventually got a job working as a Junior Artist on the PlayStation 3 launch title Lair with Factor 5. After this brief introduction to the digital entertainment industry, he decided to join Massive Black Inc.
Remillard is best known for his concept work for Hasbro properties including G.I.Joe and Transformers, the tanks in Red Faction: Guerrilla, the dropship in Killzone 2, some of the tanks in EVE: DUST 514, the 300i in Star Citizen, and for editing and directing Massive Black: Vol 1 & 2.
In 2015, Remillard illustrated the entirety of Star Wars: The Force Awakens: Incredible Cross-Sections and described it as one of the coolest projects he has worked on.