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Happy National Pet Month! Famous Art Pets in History

Every artist needs a muse, and some of them are furrier than others.

Spring Show 2019 Retrospective – Fashion & Design

Fashion and Design—two of the core subjects taught at Academy of Art University, offering a clear opportunity to showcase one’s creativity and technical skills. It’s definitely a show wherever these…

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Academy Weekly: Hustling and Bustling through May – Features Last Week and Coming Up Events

We’re powering through May as we speak, and between all the online events and webinars and blog updates we have for you, trust that we won’t be slowing down anytime soon.

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The Show Must Go On: Academy of Art’s Spring Show 2020 Turns Virtual

You’re invited to Academy of Art University’s Spring Show 2020, the art and design event of the year happening exclusively online!

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Five Inspiring Art Podcasts for Artists and Designers

Are you feeling overwhelmed by deciding which inspiring art podcast to listen to? Good news, we've compiled a list and picked the best for you.


The PCAE Exhibit is Now Open!

Academy of Art University is proud of all the students who completed their PCAE pre-college program with fantastic artworks to show for!


Female Leaders in Art and Design: Flore Morton

Passion and talent are but some of the criteria that should be considered when looking for people to hire for the job. School of Fashion’s Flore Morton has more nuggets of wisdom to share.


The Art Bundle: Practical Tips to Apply to Your Budding Design Career

Rules abound even in the world of creative design. While there are certain standards to best abide by, know that bending these rules can also pave the way for more creative freedom—and more exciting…

Enter Now: Rookie Awards 2020 Open for Submissions

How to take advantage of the extra time on your hands being stay-at-home? What about entering one of the most sought-after art and design competitions and get yourself a chance to win amazing…

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Creative Mind Podcast Episode 3: Michael Buffington Helps Create Worlds 10,000 Drawings at a Time

Michael Buffington is bursting with ideas about different worlds and unique environments far from what we are normally used to. All he needs to start building them is a pencil and paper.