SVA Wins Top Prize at ADC Awards for ‘Taking the Plunge’
June 10, 2016
From Ad Age: "A student entry from The School of Visual Arts won the best in show at the 95th annual Art Directors Club (ADC) Awards in New York last night, marking the first time a school submission has earned the show's top honor.
The Black Cube winner, Taking the Plunge, is an animated short about a marriage proposal gone wrong. It was created by School of Visual Arts computer art, animation and visual effects students Thaddaeus Andreades, Marie Raoult, Nicholas Manfredi and Elizabeth Ku-Herrero, under thesis adviser Joe Burrascano. The work also earned an ADC Gold Cube in Motion, Animation. SVA was the single biggest winner of the night with 17 total awards, including one Black Cube, four Gold, two Silver, six Bronze and four Merit..." (continue reading)