SF Design Week 2019

RSVP Rundown: Academy of Art in SF Design Week

School’s back—at least for those attending the summer semester at Academy of Art University. We usually hit the ground running, so even as early as now, we have some big SF Design Week events just…

Sutter Galleries June Exhibits

On Exhibit: Multimedia Art on Sutter Galleries Throughout June

Paintings of inter-generational love and tension, human experience in casts, and photographed beautiful moments coming into the world. See them all on exhibit at Academy of Art University’s Sutter…

artwork by JR on academy of art rooftop

Artist JR’s Installation Hits the Streets of San Francisco, Atop One of Academy of Art University Building

If you are interested in San Francisco’s art scene, there is a cool event that you should not miss during the summer heatwave.

summer treat watermelon popsicle

Academy Weekly: Summer Heats Up with New Semester

It’s the last week of the summer intercession at Academy of Art University, and before long, regular classes kick off once more. Come in knowing what to expect from our available art and design…

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A Guide to Interaction & UI/UX Design Careers

Creative people with technical inclinations are well-suited for a web design careers. What can you expect from this field in the job market, anyway?

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Academy Weekly: Cooling Down with Art School Basics

Crazy hot in the Bay Area, right? Stay hydrated! Pretty much like what we’re going to keep doing for our blog—figuratively, of course.

Tips for Improving Your Skills Even During Art School Break

Want to up your portfolio game even outside of school? Check out our top 5 tips for improving skills during art school break!

Alumni Behind the Scenes - Aladdin

Alumni Behind the Scenes: Aladdin

Today is the day! Genie is out of the lamp once more, this time as a live-action character , and accompanied by Agrabah's very own Bonnie & Clyde tandem, Aladdin and Jasmine. Walt Disney's…

Academy of Art Undergradate Commencement 2019

Thank You: Undergraduate Commencement 2019

Congratulations, seniors! As of this very moment, you are now officially graduates! We are so very proud of you making it through all those grueling years of hard work finding your place and…

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New Student Resources: Eight Things to do This Summer Before Art School

Congratulations, school's out (or will be very soon), and you've got weeks of summer waiting for you to fill with fun! While you enjoy your last summer before college, though, make sure to squeeze…