Category Archives: News

Costume Carnival on March 23rd: “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory”

How Do I Sign Up for an Online Workshop?

Check out the link below for “How To” videos to help you sign up for ONLINE workshops! https://my.academyart.edu/resources/academy-resource-center/training-tutoring/workshops-online

Traditional Animation with Cuphead Lead Animator Hanna Abi-Hanna

Date: Sat, Apr 6 | 10:30am–12:30pm Cost: $65 non-members | $55 members Note: This workshop is for students ages 13 & up Location: Walt Disney Family Museum Characters in the cartoons of the 1930s featured a distinctive aesthetic, often with pie-cut eyes and rubber hose limbs. Several of Walt Disney’s early projects played with the […]

An Animation Analysis Of ‘Spider-Verse’ By Animator Jean-Denis Haas

From Cartoon Brew: Click here for the article and video. In anticipation of that release, Jean-Denis Haas, a senior lead animator at Industrial Light & Magic as well as an instructor at Animation Mentor, released a terrific video yesterday where he talks about his appreciation of the film’s animation using clips that have already been […]

ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum’s Annual Scholarship Program

ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum’s annual scholarship program is now accepting applications. This is an international opportunity, assisting students in completing their education in accredited college-level animation programs, applications are accepted from students entering their year or above and from graduate students. Awards range from $2,500 to $5,000 and may be applied to tuition, books supplies, […]

Spring 2019 ANM Online Director Town Hall Chat

Wednesday, February 27th @ 4:00pm Pacific Time To participate, register here: https://live4.academyart.edu/anmdirthsp19/event/registration.html Can’t attend? You can request a recording here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/D6N88Y5 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

PIXAR SPARKSHORTS: “Kitbull” by former AAU student, Rosana Sullivan

Spring Show 2019 Submission Guidelines

Check out the submission guidelines here.

Spring 2019 Onsite Town Hall Meeting

BlueSky is coming on February 21st!