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Learn the Tools of Your Trade: Popular Design Programs

Get to know nine popular design programs used in several art and design industries.

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Art & Design Competitions: Reasons Why Students Should Join

There are many benefits to joining art and design competitions, of course, prestige and prize being compelling ones. There’s so much more to that than just winning, however.

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The Art Bundle: Awards Season in Entertainment Arts

The awards season is over, but for many of you, your journey into the realm of entertainment arts may just be starting. For this pilot bundle of TAB, we give you the lowdown on some of the biggest…

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Congratulations to the Academy of Art Alumni that Worked on 2020 Oscar Winners!

For a complete list of all the Academy of Art Alumni nominated in the 2020 Oscars, check out our dedicated page in recognition of their accomplishments.

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Popular Design Trends for Online Portfolios to Help You Promote Your Work

Keeping up with portfolio design trends can help you stay current and impress employers.

Keeping Up With Design Trends: Top Best Practices to Follow

No matter which design industry you end up working in, knowing and using these seven best practices is essential. 

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Watch: Industrial Design School Students Dream Up Subaru Car for 2030 – Part 2

The brief has been set. Industrial design school students have been grouped with other department students. Now it’s time to get to started and put those creative juices to work.

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New Decade, New Design Trends: What to Look Out for in 2020

Which design trends are expected to be around in 2020? Learn more about several of the latest trends in graphic design and other fields.  

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Exploring Indie in Entertainment Arts: An Overview of the Sundance Film Festival

The Sundance Film Festival provides independent filmmakers a chance to showcase their films in a major platform. And every year in January, it makes Salt Lake City shine brighter than Hollywood.

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Watch: Industrial Design School Students Dream Up Subaru Car for 2030 – Part 1

Last school year, industrial design school students of Academy of Art University were given 98 days to fulfill a design challenge by Subaru . Now it’s time to see if the brief had been successfully…