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Academy of Art University

Academy of Art University

With over 17,000 students, Academy of Art University is the nation’s largest private art and design university. Established in 1929, the school offers accredited AA, BA, BFA, MA, M.Arch and MFA programs in 16 different majors, as well as continuing art education with classes in copywriting, fashion merchandising, interior design, web design & new media, [...]

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Animation Mentor

Animation Mentor

Please help us give a warm welcome back to Animation Mentor as Sponsors of CTN. AMers will be on the exhibit floor, co-hosting the CTN-X launch party, workshops, special giveaways, demo reel reviews, special guests at booth, and much more! Animation Mentor is a state-of-the-art online animation school focused on teaching the art and craft [...]

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California Institute of the Arts CalArts

California Institute of the Arts CalArts

California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) is recognized internationally as a leading laboratory for the visual, performing, media and literary arts. Housing six schools–Art, Critical Studies, Dance, Film/Video, Music, and Theater–CalArts educates professional artists in an intensive learning environment founded on artmaking excellence, creative experimentation, cross-pollination among diverse artistic disciplines, and a broad context of [...]

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Glenn Vilppu Artist

Glenn Vilppu Artist

Glenn Vilppu is considered one of today’s foremost draftsman and instructors in drawing and painting. Few contemporary artists have thoroughly absorbed the lessons of the great masters of the past and in addition, none have Glenn’s ability to communicate and inspire students with such knowledge and understanding. Glenn Vilppu is trained in the classical art [...]

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Gnomon

Gnomon

Gnomon School of Visual Effects is an innovative training facility that stresses the importance of creativity in computer graphics. We believe, that while technology offers new tools to create your visions, it is our ultimate goal to allow you to interact transparently with the software. At Gnomon, we know that it is not the technology [...]

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LAAFA

LAAFA

The Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art (LAAFA) was named one of American Artist’s Top 10 Art Schools.  In the November 2011 article, Pursuing The Classical Dream:  The American Artist Guide to Art Schools, LAAFA is one of the selectschools worldwide that have established reputable practices in delivery of classical art education. LAAFA’s Programs are [...]

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Laguna College of Art + Design (LCAD)

Laguna College of Art + Design (LCAD)

Laguna College of Art + Design (LCAD) is a private, four-year college located in Laguna Beach, California. LCAD is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and the National Association of Schools of Art and Design.  The college offers BFAs in Animation, Drawing & Painting, Game Art, Graphic Design, and Illustration, a Post-Baccalaureate [...]

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Ringling College of Art and Design

Ringling College of Art and Design

Ringling College of Art and Design is a private, not-for-profit, fully accredited college offering Bachelor degree programs in 14 disciplines, including our award-winning Computer Animation program.  Located on Florida’s gulf coast, the picturesque 35-acre campus now includes 90 buildings, and attracts over 1,300 students from 44 states and 53 foreign countries.  We are recognized as [...]

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The Art Institute Hollywood

The Art Institute Hollywood

It is our pleasure to welcome you to The Art Institute of California — Hollywood community.  More than ever, it’s an exciting time to pursue an education in the creative and applied arts. To prepare for the creative world, you need a brand new vocabulary. Your creative vision can never be truly understood until you can [...]

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The Los Angeles Film School

The Los Angeles Film School

The Los Angeles Film School  is an accredited college with a campus located in the heart of Hollywood. The private post-secondary college, which has quickly become a leading academic center for aspiring filmmakers, offers degrees in film, computer animation and game production with an exceptional curriculum in state-of-the-art facilities. Its campus comprises of over 250,000 [...]

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USC Animation & Digital Arts

USC Animation & Digital Arts

The John C. Hench Division of Animation and Digital Arts (DADA) is devoted to providing its students with the tools, theory and support to fully explore their creative potential as animators. The field of animation has evolved to encompass everything from traditional, character-based storytelling, to abstract and experimental work, and utilizes techniques ranging from painting [...]

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Woodbury University

Woodbury University

Mission Statement Woodbury University is committed to providing the highest level of professional and liberal arts education.   The integrated nature of our educational environment cultivates successful students with a strong and enduring sense of personal and social responsibility.  We prepare innovative learners who are adept at communicating and willing to cross the boundaries of knowledge [...]