Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Ringling College is #2 Digital Arts Program in the WORLD!

Two Cool things concerning my college:

Subject: MEDIA ALERT: Imagine FX Selects Ringling College as #2 Digital Arts Program in the WORLD!

Imagine FX, a publication of the Future Publishing Group based in the United Kingdom, has selected Ringling College of Art and Design as the #2 Digital Arts program in the WORLD!

The article gave special notice to RCAD's Computer Animation, Game Art & Design and Illustration program.

Read the article!

Subject: MEDIA ALERT: Lindsey Olivares '09, Computer Animation, Headed to Japan for SIGGRAPH Asia

Ringling College of Art and Design Computer Animation graduate Lindsey Olivares '09, is traveling to Japan this week to accept the "Best of Show" award at SIGGRAPH Asia for her senior thesis film "Anchored."

The awards ceremony is being held tomorrow night, December 17, in Yokohama, Japan and will be followed by a screening of all films selected for the Computer Animation Festival Electronic Theater.

See page 47 of the SIGGRAPH Asia Program Guide for Lindsey's "Best of Show" notation in the Electronic Theater.

Read the original news release about Lindsey's win.
Animation Reporter, Asia's leading Animation industry magazine, published a three-page feature on "Anchored" in its December 2009. Visit the Kimbrough Library to read the article.
Congratulations, Lindsey!