Spring Show 2019 - Foundations

Spring Show Student Showcase 2019 Ongoing From May to June

Date: May 17-June 15, 2019Time: 10:00AM-3:00PMVenue: 2225 Jerrold Avenue Academy of Art opened the doors to the 2019 iteration of its annual Spring Show Student Showcase last Thursday, May 16th.…

Prepare for Your Art Degree With Help From High School Electives

When you're in high school, you might think you don’t need to take art electives if you’re planning to get your art degree. You may want to wait until you get to college so you can study more…

Academy of Art Spring Show 2019

RSVP: Academy of Art Presents Spring Show 2019

It’s one big event after another at Academy of Art University as we wrap up the Spring semester. After the highly successful Graduation Fashion Show, we now offer you this year’s iteration of the…

688 Sutter Gallery

RSVP: A Tale of Two Solo Exhibits: Sutter Gallery Presents

Event: Split Solos - Fangxin Wei and Xiao Jin * Fangxin Wei – May 2-30, 2019 * Xiao Jin – May 2-31, 2019 Venue: 688 Sutter Gallery Hours: Mon-Fri 9:30AM-5:30PM | Sat-Sun: 10AM-6PM The 688 Sutter…

Wenying Liu exhibit poster

RSVP: Wenying Liu’s Into Art: A Photographic Deconstruction on Exhibit

Event: Wenying Liu – Into Art: A Photographic DeconstructionOpening Reception: May 10, 2019, Friday Time: 4:30-7:30PMVenue: 79 New Montgomery

Shazam in a convenience store

Academy Alumni in the Animation Industry Put the Magic in Shazam!

When asked to say the magic word, you might think of “Abracadabra,” “Open Sesame,” or even “Please." In this case, the right answer is Shazam!

Rosie the Riveter

12 Famous Women Artists and Designers Across the Bay

Women everywhere deserve to be honored every single day, no question about it. Still, it’s nice to have an entire month slated as the official time to recognize the amazing accomplishments of women…

Virtual Raelity in Industrial Design

Course Spotlight: Academy of Art Stays Ahead of the VR Curve

Academy of Art University has been on the virtual reality front lines since 2016, when the Schools of Communications & Media Technologies and Motion Pictures & Television hosted its…

Fuji Kindergarten Roof Deck by Tezuka Architects

Learning by Moving: Japanese Architect Designs with Space for Growth

“Always, people are asking, ‘What is architecture?’ It’s about the life.” This is just one of the many nuggets of wisdom that renowned Japanese architect Takaharu Tezuka shared with the audience…

Animation School Alumni Help Captain Marvel Become Marvel’s New Heroine

There’s a new captain in the Marvel Universe and you best believe she means business.