VanArts is pleased to announce new degree pathways available for qualified graduates to wish to pursue an honours degree in the UK, at University of Gloucestershire. read more about Degree Pathways with University of Gloucestershire
Check out this new video preview of our full-time diploma program in Web Development & Interactive Design, featuring comments from staff & students, plus a fast-paced look at the work process for one of our graduate's final projects!
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
The William Davis Centre for Actors' Study at VanArts is very proud of our graduate Andrew Herr, who has starred in his first leading film role in CBC's new film, Mr. Hockey: The Gordie Howe Story. read more about VanArts Acting Grad stars in CBC's Mr. Hockey
Rohit Nayak, a student from Mumbai India currently in our Visual Effects Diploma Program, won first place in an International Matte Painting challenge on cguniverse.net. The challenge was judged by world-renowned matte artists in the industry who have worked on feature films and games. read more about VFX Student wins Matte Painting Challenge
Our Story & Animation Masterclass has finally gone global by having toured "down under" in Australia and New Zealand, at two of our schools offering degree pathways for our graduates. Sold-out crowds of participants packed venues in Melbourne, Sydney and Auckland to hear Pixar's Matthew Luhn and Andrew Gordon teach about their craft. read more about Story & Animation Masterclass Down Under
It often seems the real capital of Australia is Whistler, BC. The beautiful world class ski resort, home to the 2010 Olympic Winter Games, attracts visitors from around the world, particularly those from "down under."
Given this strong connection, VanArts is running a special offer for students from Australia and New Zealand. To receive a free trip to Whistler you must apply, be accepted and enrol in the September 2013, March or September 2014 intakes. read more about Australia & New Zealand - attend VanArts & ski Whistler
Yesterday our students in Game Art & Design and Visual Effects programs received a special visit from Genseki Tanaka, a fellow VanArts graduate and Assistant Art Director at Ubisoft in Montreal. Genseki is en route to attend the Game Developers’ Conference (GDC) in San Francisco, and gave his time generously while stopping in Vancouver to speak to our students about working in the game industry. He shared a presentation about the art direction for Far Cry 3, and spent some time in the computer labs looking at the students’ work. read more about Visit by VanArts Grad at Ubisoft
VanArts is pleased to announce updated degree pathway options for all of our programs at Deakin University in Melbourne, Australia. read more about Degree Pathways with Deakin University
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