David Rhodes, president of SVA since 1978, is the 2014 recipient of the Spirit of New York Award, which is given each year to an individual or organization with a demonstrated commitment to fostering creativity and protecting education, making New York City a more dynamic and diverse community.
SVA is well represented in the 2014 Adobe Design Achievement Awards, with 22 students named semifinalists, more than any other school in the U.S.
MFA Computer Art ended this past year on a high note: Its class of 2013 made a strong showing at the Taiwan International Student Design Competition, six alumni making it to the semifinal round and three winning honors in the Digital Animation category. Daniel Sierra’s Oscillate took the gold; honorable mentions went to Steinar Bergoeynedrebo’s Staircases and Xun Wang’s Iron Hans. Meanwhile, in Osaka, […]