UC Irvine Offers Manga & Anime Class

With Japanese comics and animation continuing to take root in American pop culture, the University of California, Irvine extension program has created a new course titled ‘Manga ... Continue Reading →

Toon Boom, ITE Build Singapore Training Center

Animation software maker Toon Boom Animation Inc. has teamed with Singapore’s Institute of Technical Education (ITE) to create a Centre of Excellence that will provide animation ... Continue Reading →

Beckmann, Kidd on Board with Gnomon

The CG brainpower over at Hollywood’s Gnomon School of Visual Effects just got a boost as visual effects specialist Richard Kidd and Disney development pro Patricia Beckmann will ... Continue Reading →

French, Vancouverites Team Up For Scholarship

The Vancouver Film School and French ani ecol’ Supinfocom are melding their cultures, methodologies and resources to offer top 3D animation students the opportunity for international ... Continue Reading →

Aardman Buddies with Bristol School of Animation

Fresh off its Best Animated Feature Oscar win for Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Aardman Animations Ltd has pacted with the Bristol School of Animation at the ... Continue Reading →

Art Institute Opens Game Center in L.A.

The Art Institute of California’Los Angeles is set to cut the ribbon on The Game Center, its new state-of-the-art facility featuring top-of-the-line development tools and software. ... Continue Reading →

McCarron Named Academic Director at AI, Vancouver

The Art Institute of Vancouver has appointed animator and artist Jeremy McCarron to the post of academic director of animation art & design. McCarron comes to the position with ... Continue Reading →

Full Sail Swims with particleIllusion

Students at Orlando, Florida-based Full Sail school will be able to learn the ins and outs of wondertouch’s award-winning particleIllusion software program beginning this semester. ... Continue Reading →

Ringling School Merges with Sarasota Museum of Art

Ringling School of Art and Design, a respected incubator for animation talent, is merging with the Sarasota Museum of Art [SOMA]. SOMA will operate as a division of the college and ... Continue Reading →

Pacific Title Pro Lectures for AI, IDGA

As part of their Animation 2005 Lecture Series, The Art Institute of Calif., Los Angeles, and the International Game Developers’ Association (IGDA) will host Patrick Philips on ... Continue Reading →