SVA’s Colorful New Subway Poster Bursts Just in Time for Spring

SVA’s Colorful New Subway Poster Bursts Just in Time for Spring

April 8, 2016

The College’s latest subway poster celebrates the creative and productive spirits at the heart of SVA. Designed and illustrated by alumnus and faculty member Viktor Koen (MFA 1992 Illustration as Visual Essay) and boasting the phrase “Where Art Is Made,” the bright and colorful posters are set to hit New York City platforms underground on Monday, April 11, and will be on view through Sunday, June 5.

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#SVASPOTS: Welcome to New York City, SVA Style

#SVASPOTS: Welcome to New York City, SVA Style

April 7, 2016

This weekend hundreds of accepted students and their families will be visiting SVA for Accepted Students Day. Each student will receive a new publication designed by the Visual Arts Press called SVA Spots, in which current SVA students share their favorite places in New York City. Zak Tebbal (BFA 2015 Design) provides Pro-Tips throughout the guide for expert advice on navigating and enjoying the big apple. SVA Close Up caught up with Zak, who is now based in Ottawa, Canada, to ask him about life post-SVA and to get another tip or two.

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SVA to Honor Film Greats Tom Sito and Mark Ulano with Dusty Outstanding Alumni Awards

SVA to Honor Film Greats Tom Sito and Mark Ulano with Dusty Outstanding Alumni Awards

April 5, 2016

Animator and historian Tom Sito (BFA 1977 Animation) and Academy Award-winning production sound mixer Mark Ulano (1975 Film and Video) will each be honored with a Dusty Outstanding Alumni Award at the the 27th Dusty Film & Animation Festival, which will be held at the SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street, New York City, from Saturday, May 7, through Tuesday, May 10, 2016. Continue Reading…