Toper Taylor Appointed to USC Board

Toper Taylor, formerly the top U.S. exec. for Canadian animation house Nelvana, has been named co-chair of the University of Southern California School of Fine Arts Board of Councilors. ... Continue Reading →

Oregon3D Hits Road, Web with 3ds max 6 Training

Industry-acclaimed Discreet-certified instructor Gary M. Davis will teach "The New Features of 3ds max 6," the first road show and set of online classes offered by Oregon ... Continue Reading →

Comet Ent. to Direct Animation at Kennedy College

Toronto-based content development and production company Comet Ent. Inc. has signed on to manage and direct a diploma course in computer graphic design and animation at Toronto’s ... Continue Reading →

Video Symphony Re-Launches 3D Fx/Animation Curriculum

TV, film and DVD education center Video Symphony in Hollywood has re-launched its 3D FX/Animation course curriculum. The program will now be led by noted visual effects artist Paul ... Continue Reading →

USC Masters SOFTIMAGE|XSI

The School of Cinema-Television at the University of Southern California (USC) is now introducing SOFTIMAGE|XSI software in two of its Master of Fine Arts programs. As part of Softimage’s ... Continue Reading →

Will Vinton Goes to Camp for Oregon3D

Clay animation maestro Will Vinton will be a guest speaker at a two-week film camp hosted by Oregon3D Inc., The Center for Visualization Technologies. The former founder and director ... Continue Reading →

Wicked City Animator Joins Max The Mutt Faculty

Haig Bedrossian will be teaching a new course in Flash Animation at Max the Mutt Animation School in Toronto, Canada. The traditional and 3D artist started animating in Japan on Yoshiaki ... Continue Reading →

DAVE School Takes Comic Trip

A recent graduating class from The Digital Animation and Visual Effects School (a.k.a. the DAVE School) has completed a 5-minute CG animated piece based on the first two issues of the ... Continue Reading →

Oregon 3D Center to Hold 3ds max Weekend

Continuing its series of top-shelf seminars in the Pacific Northwest, the Portland-based Oregon3D Center for Visualization Technologies is holding a visualization design class for architectural, ... Continue Reading →

Raleigh’s School of Communication Arts to Expand

The School of Communication Arts in Raleigh, North Carolina was one of the first schools in the world to offer instruction in high-end computer animation and its graduates have gone ... Continue Reading →