Art’s Desire, Mirage Tie for Academy’s Gold Medal

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences 34th Annual Student Academy Awards were recently handed out in Hollywood. Sarah Wickliffe’s Art’s Desire (New York University) ... Continue Reading →

Kournikova Gets Animated for Kids

Sexy former tennis pro Anna Kournikova has doubled up with Cartoon Network to promote physical activity among children. An ambassador for Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA), ... Continue Reading →

Disney Comics in the Classroom?

Comic-book reading is fundamental, according to Maryland’s top educator, who wants to see comics starring Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and other Mouse House favorites used to promote ... Continue Reading →

Pixel Corps Extends Goals for 2007

The new year should prove to be another important period for Pixel Corps, the organization that has created a community for aspiring and professional digital media artists worldwide ... Continue Reading →

Insider Tips: Some of today’s top pros share their insights on getting the right animation education

+DreamWorks animator Cameron Hood couldn’t have predicted the circumstances surrounding the return to his alma mater, Toronto’s Sheridan College. But when the school invited ... Continue Reading →

Warner Bros. Creates Hanna-Barbera Scholarship

Warner Bros. Studios has announced the establishment of a new scholarship to be awarded in honor of the late Bill Hanna and Joseph Barbera, and the animation legacy of both Hanna-Barbera ... Continue Reading →

Animation Mentor Showcases Student Work

Online character animation school Animation Mentor today unveiled its Winter Student Showcase, a web reel that includes creative work animated by 27 students representing all levels ... Continue Reading →

Art Institute Gets Second Life

The Art Institute Online, a division of The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, has opened a student campus in Second Life, virtual social community created by San-Francisco-based Linden Lab. ... Continue Reading →

Sheridan Institute Installs Toon Boom

Students enrolled at Canada’s acclaimed Sheridan Institute of Technology and Advance learning will be able to take advantage of Toon Boom’s Storyboard and Solo products ... Continue Reading →

Ringling Hosts Faculty Exhibit

Ringling School of Art and Design in Sarasota, Fla., home to one of the leading computer animation programs in the country, will present part two of its annual faculty exhibition Oct. ... Continue Reading →