Vancouver Institute of Media Arts (“VanArts”) is hosting an info session and workshops on Saturday, and you’re invited! Learn about the thousands of creative jobs in Vancouver and how VanArts trains people to enter a career as a video game or visual effects (VFX) artist; 2D or 3D animator; online, radio or TV broadcaster; professional photographer; web developer/designer/marketer; or a professional actor!
Experience VanArts Info Session and Workshops
Where: VanArts – 570 Dunsmuir St, Vancouver
Register: FREE! RSVP online here
For over 20 years VanArts has been the launch point for new artistic and creative talent. This weekend, meet faculty and students, choose a workshop and experience what it’s like to be working in one of these industries.
Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Brief presentation of VanArts programs and student work, with Q&A and faculty introduction
2:45pm to 4:00pm break out program workshops with Department Heads and Instructors
- Acting lesson with industry professionals
- Step-by-step process for 2D/3D character animation
- Voice-over and green-screen filming in our broadcasting studio
- Portrait lighting demo in our photography studio
- 3D modeling & engines for video games
- Green-screen visual effects compositing for film
- Design and development for the web
Door prizes will also be given away during the event.
Win a VanArts Prize Pack
I’m giving away a VanArts bag full of prizes (valued at $200) to one lucky winner that includes:
- 1 DVD of Wonder Woman (visual effects worked on by VanArts grads)
- 1 FIFA 18 videogame (PS4 or Xbox One version, to be determined by winner)
- 1 Season set of “Rick & Morty” (animation worked on by VanArts grads)
- 1 DVD of “The X-Files” Season 10 (starring William Davis, founder of acting development at VanArts)
Here’s how you can enter to win:
- Register for the info session on Saturday here (1 entry)
- Leave a comment on this post (1 entry)
- Like, comment on, or share this post on Facebook (1 entry)
- Click below to get another entry by posting on Twitter:
I will draw one winner at random from all entries on Friday, October 20, 2017 at 12:00pm. The prize package will be available for pick up at the VanArts Info Session on October 21st.
Update The winner is Casey!