UK magazine ImagineFX recently released its list of the world’s Top Ten Digital Arts School, and SVA was one of the ranking institutions. The list includes art colleges from the U.S., Denmark, England and France. Several computer art students also received word from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences that they are winners of this year’s Regional Student Academy Awards Competition: MFA Computer Art Department students Kun-I Chang, Youngwoong Jang and Keng-Ming Liu were all recognized as being amongst the top computer artists in the region, and will go on to the Student Academy Award finals in Los Angeles on Saturday, June 9.
In other awards news, MFA Design Department student Masood Ahmed is a winner in the environmental graphics category of HOW magazine’s Promotion Design Awards. Images of End 2 End, Ahmed’s celebration of NYC Subway graffiti from last year’s “Souvenir: The Rest is History” exhibition, will appear in the magazine’s October 2007 issue.