Author Archives: JChan

Fall 2018 ANM Online Director Town Hall Chat

Fall 2018 ANM Online Director Town Hall Chat Wednesday, October 10th @ 3:30pm Pacific Time To participate, register here: https://live4.academyart.edu/anmdirthfa18/event/registration.html Can’t attend? You can request a recording here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/3S89MHF If you have any issues accessing the online meeting room, please contact the Online Help Desk: Email: online@academyart.edu Phone: 415.618.3545 or 1.888.431.ARTS

Special Freshmen Event: Spinning Wheel! Animation Festival 2018

Mark your calendars for this Thursday! The Animation Department is hosting a Freshman event (although all are welcome!) in the 79 NM Theater WITH FOOD 🍿🍕 We’ll be randomly selecting favorite animated shorts submitted by animation faculty and students (hence the spinning wheel). Come by and enjoy some pizza and snacks while watching great animated […]

WHY YOU SHOULDN’T WANT A JOB IN ANIMATION

A repost from Will Finn’s blog. As of this month I have been working in the animation industry for 36 years. Currently I work from home, for various employers as a freelance independent contractor, mostly as a digital storyboard artist. It has its ups and downs but (HUMBLEBRAG ALERT) most of the time I’m busy […]

HEY YOU! Would you like to compete in a 24 hour animation competition?

It’s like a hackathon, but for ANIMATION! We need YOU to join/create a team and make some amazing friends, animation and memories! To join a team/ sign up and find a team, please click through to this spreadsheet! If you don’t know anybody, don’t worry! This is how you meet new friends ☺ https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/12z2qn5MT2HPiYgiFf_Gt5OdxqMaA5yjhtZsMoSjpqfs/edit?usp=sharing The […]

Calling All Animators: GIPHY Film Fest Competition

GIPHY Film Fest: Powered by Squarespace Can you entertain the world in only 18 seconds or less? SUBMIT YOUR WORK FOR A CHANCE TO BE SCREENED AT THE FIRST GIPHY FILM FEST IN NEW YORK CITY THIS NOVEMBER AND FOR THE CHANCE TO WIN THE GRAND PRIZE OF $10,000 + MORE. DEADLINE: October 11, 2018 […]

Fall 2018 2D ANM ONSITE Workshops

ANM & VFX Town Hall Meeting (September 27, Thursday) 3-4pm

ARC Language LAB for ANM/VFX for Fall 2018

SUMMER 2018 ONSITE Town Hall Meeting

SUMMER 2018- ARC Workshops and Language Labs