Congratulations to our Photography graduate Belle Ancell, for having her work featured in the 10x10 Photography Project Exhibit in Toronto. The project celebrates Queers in the Arts by featuring 10 portraits by 10 queer photographers every year. read more about Photography Grad featured in 10x10 Exhibition
VanArts' Head of Animation and Dean of Faculty Wayne Gilbert has just published some new book releases for his textbook 'Simplified Drawing for Planning Animation' and a new fantasy novel 'Tooza in Betweenland', now available for iBooks and other digital book platforms. read more about New iBooks Available from Wayne Gilbert
This special video features a behind-the-scenes look at our Digital Photography students observing a professional photo shoot by their instructor Adam Blasberg. The shoot served as a demonstration of Advanced Lighting and Production, and really showed the students what it takes to make it happen!
Shot & Edited by Digital Photography Program Manager, Jeff Bell.
VanArts got the opportunity to visit some of our partner universities in Australia (Bond & Deakin University) and New Zealand (Media Design School), which offer degree pathways for our graduates. read more about VanArts visits Partner Universities
At VanArts we love hearing stories and getting e-mails from our graduates to see what projects they are working on as their careers unfold. Here are a few examples of what our Digital Photography grads have been up to lately... read more about News from Photography Grads
VanArts recently had an action-packed and successful week at Tecnologio de Monterey University in Mexico City, from March 11-16. Our School President Alan Phillips, Head of Animation Wayne Gilbert, and Director of Admissions Janet Cacchioni participated in their special Creativa! event as a special exhibitor. read more about VanArts visits Mexico City
VanArts wishes to extend a very Happy 80th Birthday to our good friend Richard Williams, triple-Oscar winner and animation legend!
Richard Williams directed the animation on Who Framed Roger Rabbit and wrote the popular textbook The Animator's Survival Kit. He visited VanArts back in 2008, seen here with some of our animation students.
Animation Legend Bob Godfrey, one of our founding advisory board members and a good friend of VanArts, has just passed away at the age of 91. Our staff & faculty wishes to express sincere condolences to his family. read more about Bob Godfrey (1921 - 2013)
VanArts is proud to share this special spotlight on Corwin Hiebert, our Business Development instructor for Digital Photography, featured in go! Vancouver on Shaw TV. read more about VanArts Instructor featured on Shaw TV
VanArts is proud to have several members of our staff & student family featured in a new book, WeMakeStuff Volume 1, showcasing 100 artists in the Vancouver area exploring the collision of faith & creativity. Featured in the book are current Digital Photography student Taylor McBride, Digital Photography Business Development instructor read more about VanArts Students & Staff Featured in New Book