SVA’s Gianni Jetzer Curates ‘Most Talked-About’ Exhibition at Art Basel 2015

SVA’s Gianni Jetzer Curates ‘Most Talked-About’ Exhibition at Art Basel 2015

June 18, 2015

Several notable SVA alumni, faculty members and students are participating in the 2015 edition of Art Basel, which kicked off on June 18 and runs through June 21 in Basel, Switzerland. Considered one of the most prestigious international shows for Modern and contemporary works in the world, the fair features exhibitions organized by over 300 galleries.

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Have You Seen It? The SVA Student Film ‘Taking the Plunge’ Reaches 230K Views

Have You Seen It? The SVA Student Film ‘Taking the Plunge’ Reaches 230K Views

June 16, 2015

Taking the Plunge, an animated short about a marriage proposal gone wrong created by BFA Computer Art, Computer Animation and Visual Effects students Thaddaeus Andreades, Marie Raoult, Nicholas Manfredi and Elizabeth Ku-Herrero, has already been viewed 230,000 times in just a few weeks.

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SVA Alum’s Debut ‘Las Malas Lenguas’ Screens at LA Film Fest

SVA Alum’s Debut ‘Las Malas Lenguas’ Screens at LA Film Fest

June 12, 2015

In 2014, Las Malas Lenguas (watch a trailer below), the thesis film project by Juan Paulo Laserna (BFA 2014 Film and Video) about the complicated world of the Colombian elite, won the outstanding feature film award at SVA’s Dusty Film & Animation Festival (the College’s annual invitation-only showcase of student films). On Saturday, June 13, at 2:00pm, it will be shown as part of the LA Film Fest, a prestigious annual festival dedicated to independent documentaries, features and shorts from all over the world. SVA Close Up got in touch with Laserna to ask him about the movie, its debut and his upcoming projects. Continue Reading…