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Chelsea Quinlan, Wanderlust, 2016

What To Watch This Holiday Season

Screen time with SVA alumni and faculty

"Deadwood: The Movie" directed by Dan Minahan (BFA 1987 Film and Video), and "Black Monday," a series created by writer/producer David Caspe (BFA 2005 Fine Arts)
Photo from Printmaking in Havana, Cuba. SVA Destinations
The Good Advice Cupcake promotional graphic
Educator, filmmaker, SVA alumnus and BFA Animation Chair, Hsiang Chin Moe. Photograph by Nir Arieli.

SVA and New York Comic-Con: 2019 Preview

From left: The cover of Jerry Craft’s graphic novel New Kid, it is nominated for a Harvey Award for Best Children’s or Young Adult Book. One of the new covers for Nathan Fox’s graphic novel The Weatherman, and Nora Krug’s Belonging, which is nominated for a Harvey Award for Best Book. Image courtesy of HaperCollins/ ImageComics/ Scribner, USA.
Images courtesy of Ruth Marshall and Orlando Ferrand​, Jerry Risius, and Suzanne Anker, respectively.

SVA and Flame Con: 2019 Preview

The BL Comics Anthology Boy, I Love You featuring work by seven creators and edited by The Yam Fam (Emily Forster, Eric Alexander Arroyo, and Kou Chen).

SVA x SIGGRAPH 2019: Bringing the Community Together

Jane Nuzzo, Director of Alumni Affairs; Kull (Seung Y.) Shin (MFA 2000 Computer Art, BFA 1997 Computer Art); Ye Won Cho (MFA 2002 Computer Art); Photo by Star Montana (BFA 2013 Photography)
From left: Dan Minahan, Rebecca Sugar, and Thom Zimny
Left to Right: Miya Osaki, Gail Anderson, and Maryhelen Hendricks

SVA and San Diego Comic-Con: 2019 Preview

From left: The cover of John Hendrix's The Faithful Spy, Luke Cage Noir illustrated by Shawn Martinbrough, and the cover of Aaron Campbell's Infidel
SVA at Annecy
An image of Cheryl Okonkwo for Voices @ SVA

SVA Premieres Screens the Best of 2019 in Hollywood

SVA Premeres
Jonathon Rosen Subway Series Poster
Steven Universe
A still from Vivienne Medrano's YouTube series "Hazbin Hotel"
Oscar noms

Art Is Attire: SVA Students Get in Style this Season

A young man in a red leather jacket, black-and-white striped shirt and heart-shaped sunglasses.

New SVA Books to Gift this Holiday Season

"Holiday Gift Guide: Books Edition"

We've Got The Perfect SVA Gifts For This Holiday Season

Sva holiday gift guide product edition.

Escape New York Next Semester: Spring 2019 SVA Destinations

It's not too early to start making your spring break plans

Postcard image of Disney Animation Studios, reads "Become a California insider"
SVA Students by Bridget Badore
A student dressed up in a costume for the SVA Halloween party. Photograph by Myla Wall and Bobby Bagla.

Q+A: Alumnus Ian Jones-Quartey, Creator of "OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes" [Video]

The animator and show-runner talks about his original series and the magic of cartoons

Promotional art for Cartoon Network's "OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes," courtesy Cartoon Network.
A detail of a sculpture by alumnus Hanna Washburn, made out of her previously worn clothes.

Five Awesome Films You Can't Miss at SVA's After School Special 2018

Spotlighting the high caliber of talent produced by SVA's academic programs

Witch Boy- A graphic novel by Molly Ostertag
Jacob Kaplan

2018 Emmy Nominations & the SVA Community: Jennifer Fox, Rebecca Sugar & More

Steven Universe, The Tale and more receive some Emmys love.

Jason Ritter and Jennifer Fox in The Tale (2018)

SVA and San Diego Comic-Con: 2018 Preview

Marvel Superheroes. Photo courtesy of Marvel Comics.
Annecy 2018
Recent graduates and SVA faculty and staff pose before the 2018 SVA Premieres event.
SVA Premieres poster art

The Dustys Film & Animation Festival Kicks Off Friday

The 29th annual edition of SVA's celebrated film and animation festival showcases the best the school has to offer.

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Artist Attire: SVA's Most Stylish Strike A Pose

Looking to update your closet for Spring? Here are inspired looks from SVA's most fashionable.

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SVA Destinations L.A. Takes Us To Walt Disney Animation Studios, Cartoon Network, Framestore & More

SVA Students Met Legendary Animator Floyd Norman, Filmmaker Ti West & Martin Scorsese's Film Producer Randall Emmett

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Spring Break in San Francisco 2018: SVA Students Visit Google Tilt Brush, Pixar, ILM

SVA Destinations Visits The Golden Gate City To Connect With Alumni

Actors dresses as three characters from The Incredibles pose with four people. The room appears large, with many sunny windows stretching off in the distance behind them.

2018 SXSW Conference & Festivals: The SVA Preview

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Alumni Scholarship Awards 2018: Making the Impossible Possible

66 SVA students awarded $64,000 worth of scholarships for their original projects

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Disney•Pixar’s Coco co-director Adrian Molina visits SVA

SVA Computer Art student, Kayleen Acosta interviews Co-director and writer, Adrian Molina

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LeSean Thomas talk promotion
Advertisement for a presentation of the film Coco.
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An advertisement for a theater screening.
guest speakers
A banner for New York Comic Con.

My First Year: SVA Student Ellis Edwards

A series in which returning students reflect on their first year at the College

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lovely love
A woman laughing.
A woman with blue eyes and red hair smiles.  A cartoon is in the background.
all smiles
Cartoon sailor talking to magical character
business meeting
A group of employees
A white guy.
A group of people smiling at the camera consisting of four females and three males.
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New Talent Alert: Watch the 2017 Dusty Awards Live

This eminent awards ceremony is the culmination of the Dusty Film & Animation Festival

Removes Dust Particles in the best possible way
People at Walt Disney animation studios
A computer screen showing a room with shelves. There is a person with a stylus in their hand hovering over the computer screens.
cartoon villain
Lion sculpture facing left against black printed backdrop
Painting of cartoon child in chair
after school shows

SVA Premieres in L.A.

Inaugural Film Showcase Brings Students and Films to Hollywood

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The Next Wave of Filmmakers Debut at SVA Premieres in Hollywood

Check out the stellar work of these recent SVA graduates

A royal dinner for the king of the ring

New Talent Alert: Watch the Dusty Awards Live

This eminent awards ceremony is the culmination of the Dusty Film & Animation Festival.

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