2D ANM ONSITE WORKSHOPS (Spring 2018)

NEW Improv Workshop this Spring 2018

ARC Language Labs for ANM/VFX (SPRING 2018)

WHAT IS IT?
Get 1–1 English language and communications tutoring for Midpoint Review, Final Review, Directed Study and language help for any coursework from your third semester until graduation.

WHO CAN GO?
MFA and MA students
International and domestic students

WHEN IS THE LAB OPEN?
Spring 2018: Tuesdays 10-1 / Thursdays 10-11
February 20, 2018—Thursday May 24, 2018

HOW CAN I MAKE AN APPOINTMENT?
Book in advance:
https://tutortrac.academyart.edu/

WHO IS MY TUTOR?
Erika Weisbrich
EAP MFA Liaison for The School of Animation and Visual Effects
Full-time EAP Faculty
Eweisbrich@academyart.edu

WHERE IS THE LAB?
180 New Montgomery, Cubicle 2 near room 307

Spring 2018 ANM Online Director Town Hall Chat

Spring 2018 ANM Online Director Town Hall Chat
Tuesday, February 20th @ 4:00pm Pacific Time


To participate, register here: https://live4.academyart.edu/anmdirthsp18/event/registration.html
Can’t attend? You can request a recording here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HSGH9B6
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

SPA Studios is looking for 2D FX Traditional Animation Artists!

2D FX Traditional Animation Artists
The SPA Studios
Madrid, Spain

The SPA Studios is looking for 2D FX traditional animation artists to join us on this challenging and exciting project that is Klaus!

The perfect candidate would have the following capabilities:

Requirements:

· Experience in digital 2D FX animation to develop appealing animation within the film style.
· Ability to produce rough animation and final cleanup lines for ink and paint.
· Ability to work in a team.
· Must be able to take direction and to embrace change.
· English is a must. Please bear in mind daily work will be in English, so you must feel confident with the language.
· Must be willing to relocate to Madrid, we are not considering remote work.

Pluses:

· Experience in motion picture.
· Working knowledge of 2D/3D art techniques and software packages such as Toon Boom, Maya etc.

Click here to apply under 2D FX Animation.

Spring 2018 Demo Reel Deadline for FAT Tuesdays

CONGRATULATIONS, Hanna Abi-Hanna for your nomination!

Congratulations AAU Traditional Animation MFA Alum, Hanna Abi-Hanna for your Annie Awards nomination on Cuphead!

Click here for more details.

Live Art: The Story and Music Behind Coco with Disney•Pixar

Live Art: The Story and Music Behind Coco with Disney Pixar

Monday, December 4

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Apple Union Square

Join director Lee Unkrich and co-director/screenwriter, Adrian Molina as they take you behind the making of Disney•Pixar’s newest film Coco. You’ll get hands-on with character creation and learn how to draw one of the movie’s characters using an iPad Pro and Apple Pencil. Then enjoy a musical performance by the voice of Miguel, Anthony Gonzalez. Coco is in theaters now.

300 Post Street

San Francisco, CA 94108

For more information, click here.

Tonko House will be at the Castro Theater on December 10th

Tonko House will be screening their new short series, PIG: The Dam Keeper Poems at the Castro Theater on Sunday, December 10th for FREE

10:00 am – PIG: The Dam Keeper Poems (46 min)

10:46 am – Onstage Q & A with director & writer Erick Oh and production manager Courtney Lockwood. Including live drawing demonstration from visual development artist JJ Song (30 min)

11:15 am – Meet & Greet with Tonko House team: Robert Kondo, Dice Tsutsumi, Erick Oh, Courtney Lockwood, and JJ Song. (60 min)

Click here to the link to the Eventbrite page for the event. They can learn more about it and sign up for seats here.

Last chance to submit your film to the 2018 SFFILM Festival on December 4!