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.

An Animation Analysis Of ‘Spider-Verse’ By Animator Jean-Denis Haas

From Cartoon Brew: Click here for the article and video. In anticipation of that release, Jean-Denis Haas, a senior lead animator at Industrial Light & Magic as well as an instructor at…

Academy of Art Earns Top Rankings in Online Education and Animation, by Ruchirek Somrit

Spring Show 2019 Submission Guidelines

Check out the submission guidelines here.

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Award-Winning Film by Animation School Alumni Uses Revolutionary Gaming Tech

2018 was quite the eventful year for Sonder, a film written and directed by Academy of Art University animation school alumnus and instructor Neth Nom.

Mareesa Sanchez: Animator Who Helped Build Ralph Who Broke the Internet

A successful animation career doesn’t bloom overnight. But with hard work, dedication, and a strong education, one can certainly grow. Academy of Art University alumna Mareesa Sanchez learned this…

Aquaman 2018

Art School Alumni Help Aquaman Break Through the Surface

Not all superheroes grace the big screen. Aquaman’s wild action scenes and vibrant underwater sequences wouldn’t have been possible without its unsung heroes—the various art school alumni manning the…

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From Animation Schools to Red Carpets: Wishing Box Makes the Film Fest Circuit

There's so much to gain from animation schools. Not only can students learn and develop technical skills, they can also find opportunities for professional success. Take for example Wishing Box, a…