Animated Opportunity: SVA Students Pitch Ideas to Nickelodeon

Animated Opportunity: SVA Students Pitch Ideas to Nickelodeon

March 13, 2015

Some 20 SVA students recently had the chance to pitch their ideas to Nickelodeon, presenting a two-to-three-minute clip of their work and discussing their concepts with network executives. This opportunity came via Nickelodeon’s Animated Shorts Program, which is designed to identify and develop promising animation talent. Program finalists are provided with artistic and production support to help them complete their original, humor-based and character-driven shorts.

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SVA Names 2015 Alumni Scholarship Award Recipients

SVA Names 2015 Alumni Scholarship Award Recipients

March 12, 2015

The SVA Alumni Society recently announced the recipients of scholarship awards supporting thesis projects and portfolio development for graduating students.

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SVA Faculty Member Gail Anderson at Design Week Saudi Arabia

SVA Faculty Member Gail Anderson at Design Week Saudi Arabia

March 10, 2015

Saudi Arabia has a burgeoning design scene beyond the high-profile architectural commissions that make headlines. For this year’s Design Week, alumnus and faculty member Gail Anderson (BFA 1984 Media Arts) was invited to lead a series of workshops and speak at a symposium entitled Reinventing the Vernacular at Dar Al-Hekma University, a women’s college in Jeddah. Continue Reading…