Category Archives: Student Work

3D Print Lab @ The Warehouse

Starting Monday November 30th, the 3D print lab at the Warehouse will be available to ALL students! Important to know…. The lab is open Monday through Saturday 9am to 9pm** **closed when class occupied: M 12-3pm and  TH 3:30-6:30pm Lab is located on the 4th floor of 1849 Washington (The Warehouse) There is a $3 […]

Animation Profile- Annie Wong

Our third “Animation Profile” features Annie Wong. Wong’s puppets from her film, Coppelia, were the 1st place winners for the Stop Motion Puppet category at the 2015 Spring Show. Although Wong is new to the festival process, her film has been screened at a few international festivals in Canada and Slovenia. Why an MFA degree […]

Academy of Art University Film “SOAR” Wins Gold Medal at Student Academy Awards

Fantastic Five Females in Traditional Animation

Although the animation industry has diversified over the decades, it is still seen by many as a male dominated world; but as James Brown said, “This is a man’s world, but it wouldn’t be nothing, nothing without a woman or a girl.” This article focuses on five recent female graduate students who have completed their […]

Interview with Stop Motion Animation Student: Annie Wong’s Coppelia

Check out Annie Wong’s interview below about her stop motion short, Coppelia. AAU_StopMotionAnimation: Annie Wong from Becky Johnson on Vimeo.

Leonid in Space has won an Award of Merit!

Kendra Williford’s Leonid in Space has won an Award of Merit for the 2015 Best Shorts Competition! For more information, click here. Congratulations Kendra!  

Check out AAU Alumnus, Alyce Tzue’s “SOAR” Interview

AAU: Animation and Visual Effects Department: Student and Alumni Achievements from Becky Johnson on Vimeo.

Aria for a Cow: Hear from the students!

Aria for a Cow: Hear from the students! from Becky Johnson on Vimeo.

StudioX Goes to Sundance 2015

Advantageous VFX Team goes to Sundance Film Festival 2015! Check out their visit here!

‘Leonid in Space’ has been accepted!

‘Leonid in Space’ has been accepted into the Dog Film Festival! To find out more about Kendra and her work, visit her website here!