A recent article from the British Columbia Council for International Education (BCCIE) features VanArts as a top media arts school, "fueling our creative sector" in Vancouver. read more about BCCIE Features VanArts as Top Media Arts School
VanArts is excited to announce the appointment of Shane Moore as Director of Admissions, effective August 1st, 2014. Shane comes to VanArts from Sauder School of Business, UBC, where he worked as Associate Director, Admissions and Recruitment. We are also happy to announce that Janet Cacchioni, current Director of Admissions, will be moving into a newly created Senior Recruitment Officer position, allowing her to focus 100% of her time on recruiting new students. read more about VanArts Welcomes New Director of Admissions
VanArts was privileged once again to have its annual visit from Disney Legend Bill Matthews last week. Bill has been visiting VanArts every year since the very early days of the school, to lecture on his career and animation technique and provide wisdom and counsel to our animation students. read more about Bill Matthews' Visit to VanArts
Summer's here and the time is right for visiting our friends at radio stations throughout the Lower Mainland! The Broadcasting students with Columbia Academy at VanArts were on the road with stops to visit local stations in Vancouver and Richmond. read more about Broadcasting Students visit Local Radio Stations
The Broadcasting students at Columbia Academy at VanArts were invited to tour the Vancouver broadcast facilities of Bell Media. Their facility is home to four radio stations and one TV station, and home to where several of our grads are already working! read more about Broadcasting Students visit Bell Media
Students from our Acting for Film & Television program recently held their final performance project at the Havana Theatre. Under the direction of Bruce Dawson, the students put on two short plays: Beached by Bernie Deleo and By the Sea, By the Sea, By the Beautiful Sea by Joe Pintauro, Lanford Wilson, and Terrence McNally.
Thanks to everyone who came out to view the performances!
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Inside VanArts once again goes "outside VanArts" as our Acting students take to the streets of Vancouver with their buffoons, gracefully brought to life and coached by their instructor Trilby Jeeves.
Limited seats are still accepting applications for our Acting program in Fall 2014. Join the party and contact us today!read more about Inside VanArts: Buffoonery Workshop
Want to jump on board? Limited seats are still accepting applications for Fall 2014 in Digital Photography, so contact us today to get started!read more about Inside VanArts: Digital Photography On Location
VanArts recently hosted a special info session focusing on the booming Animation and Visual Effects industry in Vancouver, featuring our head faculty and four of our graduates working in the local industry. read more about Info Session for Animation & Visual Effects
Atomic Cartoons in Vancouver has been gearing up on production of new shows, and that means they need animators! Luckily, VanArts has been offering professional training long enough to provide this talent for them. Currently there are close to 30 VanArts grads working at Atomic, many of them collectively from the most recent class that just graduated in March. read more about VanArts Grads Living the Dream at Atomic Cartoons