Animationinstitut Hosts Animation Sans Frontieres Trainees

Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg’s acclaimed Animationinstitut welcomed over the last two weeks a group of 16 young professionals from across Europe as part of the Animation Sans ... Continue Reading →

WIA Announces 2016 Phyllis Craig Scholarship Awardee

Women in Animation (WIA) has awarded the 2016 Phyllis Craig Scholarship to CalArts student Tracey LaGuerre. The scholarship is awarded annually to “one deserving animation student ... Continue Reading →

Framestore Montreal Opens Launchpad PRO

Framestore VFX studio has joined with Campus ADN for a new training initiative in Montreal, Launchpad: PRO. Aimed at helping students develop industry-standard skills, the first courses ... Continue Reading →

Malfinis Broadens Animation Training in OECS

The Caribbean Regional Communications Program (CARCIP) has launched its animation training program at T.A. Marryshow Community College in St. George’s, Grenada. For the next five ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA Selects AEF Scholarship Recipients

ASIFA-Hollywood and the Animation Educators Forum has selected eight animation students to receive a total of $30,000 in scholarships for academic year 2016-17. The merit-based awards ... Continue Reading →

UTS and Animal Logic Launch Postgrad Program

Award-winning Aussie studio Animal Logic has partnered with the University of Technology Sydney to create an industry-lead postgraduate program. Through the establishment of the UTS ... Continue Reading →

UWE Students Bring Personal Stories to Life for BBC

BBC World Service has teamed up with the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) to animate select audio clips from the service. Students at UWE were presented with 10 one-minute ... Continue Reading →

Japan Media Arts Residency Open for Entries

The Japanese Government’s Agency for Cultural Affairs and the Computer Graphics Art Society (CG-ARTS) are now accepting applications for the first-ever Residency Program for Overseas ... Continue Reading →

UNO Awarded Digital Animation Studio Funds

The University of New Orleans has been awarded $94,000 to build a digital animation studio for students looking to make a career in animation and special effects. Expected to open next ... Continue Reading →

Cogswell Launches World-First VR/AR Program

Cogswell College in San Jose, California is set to become the first school in the world to launch a Virtual Reality & Augmented Reality Certificate Program, with the first courses ... Continue Reading →