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
VanArts loves India! For the past week, our friendly Director of Admissions Mr. Shane Moore has been on quite the journey, hopping on a tour of 4 Indian cities to connect with students, parents and educators. read more about VanArts Globe-Trots to India
Last week the whole world began mourning the loss of a great cultural icon, known for his famous acting role on 'Star Trek' and inspiring many in the arts. But did you know Leonard Nimoy was also a photographer? read more about Leonard Nimoy: An Inspired Actor and Photographer
As part of a "Familiarization Tour of British Columbia for US Counselors" coordinated by BC Council for International Education (BCCIE), VanArts was thrilled to be one of several schools to be visited by a team of education counselors from the US Pacific Northwest. read more about Educational Counselors from USA visit VanArts
Ever get an unexpected e-mail from someone that just makes your day? We got one this week from our Visual Effects graduate Niña Laureles. read more about VFX Grad Grateful for 5 Years in the Industry
We love talking to students in Mexico and celebrating our graduates' success from there. Check out our awesome featured video, where four VanArts grads from Mexico talk about their experience at VanArts and working in the industry, and come see us at our next FREE INFO SESSION! read more about Another Shout-Out to Grads from Mexico - Video Feature
We're very proud of our graduates who've made the trek from their home country of Brazil to come study with us, and become part of the VanArts family. Meet a few of our celebrated graduates from Brazil, and what they are doing now! read more about Celebrating Our Grads from Brazil
Xtra! Xtra! Read all about it! Our top-floor studio space was buzzing with activity recently for an epic shoot coordinated by several talented souls in our Digital Photography department. To commemorate the last print edition of Canada's Daily Xtra, a two-page centrefold image was created featuring 23 of Vancouver's gay & lesbian activists, artists, politicians and other influential figures. read more about VanArts Photographers Shoot Xtra Community Portrait
VanArts was delighted to welcome the Man Booker Prize-winning author of the #1 international best seller "Life of Pi" Yann Martel to our campus to speak with our students about writing, film and the creative process. read more about A Special Visit from 'Life of Pi' Author Yann Martel