We love catching up with our graduates who are seeking further study opportunities through our Degree Pathway program, including those at Media Design School in Auckland, New Zealand. read more about VanArts Grads Enjoying Degree Pathways in New Zealand
We are excited to hear that Animal Logic, the Australian studio that brought us THE LEGO MOVIE, will be producing its sequel at their new facility here in Vancouver! read more about Everything is Awesome in Vancouver
As you roam the halls of the VanArts campus, you will find movie posters crawling everywhere, as a shout-out to our hundreds of graduates who have worked on the latest feature films, TV series and video games. read more about More Grad Credits on a Screen Near You
Want to work in your jeans, hoodie or T-shirt and flip-flops? Being a digital artist or developer may be a good fit for you. The Province posted a great article this week about the growing flood of digital artists and developers that are already spreading across Vancouver. The article has lots to say about our local talent pool and what it's like working in this industry. read more about Digital Artists & Developers Flooding Vancouver
From short films by WESTON WOODS to stop-motion production at LAIKA to MY LITTLE PONY and STAR WARS, animation graduates from VanArts continue to make their mark in the vast, varied and exciting animation industry. It's always great to see where they end up! read more about Animation Grads Still Making Their Mark
VanArts had a great visit today by 44 students from North Vancouver School Disctrict's DIGITAL MEDIA ACADEMY (DMA) located at Argyle Secondary. Students got to sit in on classes, observe demonstrations and presentations. read more about Visit from Argyle Secondary's Digital Media Academy
Attention all animators, screenwriters, filmmakers and storytellers of all kinds! VanArts is excited to announce the Summer 2015 schedule for our STORY & CHARACTER MASTERCLASS, now open for registration in NEW YORK CITY, TORONTO and LOS ANGELES! read more about Announcing Story & Character Masterclass 2015 Tour
Have you always dreamed of living and studying in the UK in addition to Canada? Fear not, it can be done!
VanArts is happy to announce that University of Gloucestershire, our degree pathway partner in the UK, has added a new set of pathway options for our graduates. read more about Announcing New Degree Pathways in the UK
Our Spring session for 2015 has begun, and our new students are here!!!! We are thrilled and delighted to be welcoming a whole new batch of students into our diploma programs, from 17 different countries. read more about Welcome New Students!
Network, network, network!
We tell this to our students all year long, and when they finally reach graduation, that's when the rubber really hits the road as they are now ready to show off their reels. This week our grads in 2D/3D Character Animation, Game Art & Design and Visual Effects had this opportunity at our annual Industry Night for the Spring 2015 grad season. read more about Industry Night - Spring 2015