Congratulations to the three Sheridan groups who will be screening their work at the 2017 Ottawa International Animation Festival!
For 41 years, the OlAF has attracted film and animation buffs, art lovers and filmmakers from around the globe. From September 20-24, downtown Ottawa will once again be the stage where cutting-edge, thoughtful, funny and provocative animation films will be screened. Sheridan students have routinely been present at OIAF. Read More
Sheridan’s Craft and Design program celebrates its 50th Anniversary this year! Throughout 2017, the faculty is organizing a series of events which will highlight both the program’s proud history and the exciting future of the recently launched 4 year Honours Bachelor degree. For the first time, this year the program will be participating in the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition at Nathan Phillips Square in Toronto from Friday, July 14 to Sunday, July 16. Read More
Despite having just celebrated their first graduating class, Sheridan’s Honours Bachelor of Game Design program has been rapidity gaining momentum. Most recently, students from the program were big winners at the seventh annual Level Up Student Showcase held at the Design Exchange in Toronto. This past month, three student groups from the program redirected their attention from the highly competitive dimension of game development to participate in the Different Games conference and focus on a side of the game design spectrum that is often left off the industry’s main stage. Read More
Congratulations to Honours Bachelor of Interior Design student Zoya Yahya on winning the 2017 ARIDO GTA Chapter Student Scholarship! Read More
It is with mixed feelings that the Faculty of Animation, Arts and Design bids farewell to long-standing faculty members Leslie Butler, Gillian Chubb, Brenda McCrank, Michael Peters, Mark Simon, and Patrick Young.
Congratulations to the Sheridan grads who were honoured at the 2017 Canadian Cinema Editor Awards! Founded in 2007, the CCE is a non-profit organization of film-editors with the goal of bettering the art and science of picture editing in all media. The organization promotes picture editing in television, film and new media. This year, several Sheridan grads were honoured by the CCE. Student Merit Recipients included Kayla Salt & Eilish McBrearty for I Am The Wolf, and Steven Patoine for Misaligned. Read More
Over the course of two days, Sheridan welcomed industry representatives from all over the world for its annual Animation Industry Day event. The specific intent of the Industry Day event is to showcase the talents of our graduating classes from the Visual Effects, Computer Animation, Digital Character Animation and the Honours Bachelor of Animation programs. Read More
On April 19, the Honours Bachelor of Interaction Design‘s Class of 2017 showcased a variety of projects on their year-end showcase at SapientRazorfish. Over the course of four years, students have gained experience in areas of web design, app design, 3D modeling, storytelling, product design, branding, programming, AR/VR, UI/UX design, and much more. Read More