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Information Session


133/141 West 21st Street , Room 301C, 3rd floor

Open to the public

Moderator: Deanna De Maglie

BFA Computer Art Secretary

Are you considering a career change and want to learn where to begin? Or have you been thinking about taking courses and are curious to see what our facilities have to offer? Join our faculty for an evening of fun and inspiration. We will begin with an overview of the Computer Art, Computer Animation and Visual Effects Department, followed by a presentation to highlight some of our course offerings. Participants are encouraged to speak with our instructors about their work and any courses.

Computer Art

Computer Art is about using technology to create. As technology evolves at an ever-quickening pace, the need to stay looped into the latest advances in software and hardware technology is important for so many careers, including graphic and web design, architecture, interior and industrial design, animation and motion graphics—even fine arts.


We offer courses in Adobe programs, programming languages, web design and development and more, for beginners and advanced users.

We have a vast array of courses. For those interested in programming languages—a great skill to have in your arsenal—we have courses in HTML, CSS, JavaScript and more.

Perhaps you want to strategize on how to market your brand by mastering social media, learning how to build a blog or a website, or creating an app—we have courses on each of these.

We offer beginning, intermediate and advanced courses in Adobe software—Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Muse, After Effects—both semester-long and as weekend workshops. We also teach Rhino for computer-aided design, Wordpress and much more. Our aim is to offer our students the courses they’ll need to always be up to speed with technology advances.

School of Visual Arts | 209 East 23 Street, NY, NY 10010-3994 | Tel: 212.592.2000 | Fax: 212.725.3587