Today our Animation Department was delighted to welcome Director & Animator Dick Zondag to come in and spend time with our students. Senior Instructor Mark Pudleiner, who worked with Dick at many studios including Don Bluth Animation and Disney, hosted a Q & A session in our theater talking about working in the animation industry. read more about Animator Dick Zondag visits VanArts
The William Davis Centre for Actors' Study at VanArts is proud of our latest group of talented graduates, who officially completed their program and received their diplomas on Friday, May 31, 2013. read more about Acting Graduates 2013
VanArts is proud to share this great video produced by Digital Photography graduate Laura Zeke, profiling her special Turning Pointe Productions event.
Turning Pointe Productions was founded by Laura Zeke (www.laurazeke.com) and co founded by Christie Lee Manning (www.industrydancemagazine.com). It was created to bring local Vancouver talent together in a creative, collaborative environment. It is a one day exclusive workshop for a limited number of 25 dancers ages 13+ to come, dance, and produce some great images for their portfolio.read more about Featured Video: Turning Pointe Productions
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
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