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help aspiring artists develop their portfolios
for careers in the film, broadcast and
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A full-time, two-year program designed to
create well-rounded, production-ready artists
who are versed in digital and traditional skills.

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& Digital Production

A full-time, three-year program for aspiring
digital artists blending a strong foundation
in art and digital production with an
in-depth focus.

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Fast Company Magazine has included Gnomon School of Visual Effects in its list of the 10 Most Innovative Companies in Film. We would like to thank all of the artists, studios and alumni that have helped make Gnomon a world leader
in visual effects training.

Also take a look at Fast Compay's previous interview with Gnomon founder Alex Alvarez.

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Animal: A Special Gallery Show and Weekend Event, Friday, May 1st – Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

Join Gnomon and Art Explorers for a weekend event blending art, nature and conservation for an important cause. On Friday, May 1st, attend a special Gallery Show featuring artwork by many of the entertainment industry’s top artists. Saturday and Sunday attend a free series of artist presentations, featuring talks and demonstrations by Neville Page, David Levy, Terryl Whitlatch, Laurel Austin and more.

Gnomon is hosting this event for free in hopes of collecting donations to support the conservation efforts of the California Wildlife Center. Read more »

Fall 2014 Best of Term Winners Announced

The Gnomon Best of Term competition recognizes the best work being done by Gnomon students. At the end of each term, submitted artwork is judged and selected for display in our Best of Term gallery. Congratulations to the winners for Fall 2014 term!

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Walt Disney Animation Studios Presents Big Hero 6: Creating Believable Worlds, Thursday, March 19th

Director of Cinematography Lighting - Adolph Lusinsky, CG Environment Supervisor - Larry Wu, Head of Effects - Michael Kaschalk, Lighting Supervisor - Jennifer Yu, and Production Supervisor - Mike Huang, share the craft, innovation and collaborative process behind creating the diverse worlds of the Academy Award®-winning animated feature Big Hero 6. Ranging from the vast, densely populated city of San Fransokyo to a super high-tech science lab — the team will share their approach to solving these creative and technical challenges and how it all came together to produce a vibrant, believable world. Read more »

The Making of Star Citizen, Thursday, March 26th

Join Gnomon and Cloud Imperium Games for a special behind-the-scenes presentation exploring the design and development of Star Citizen. From the mind of Chris Roberts, acclaimed creator of Wing Commander and Freelancer, Star Citizen is a 100% crowd funded game, aiming to create a living, breathing science fiction universe with unparalleled immersion… and you’re invited to follow every step of development! More than a space combat sim, more than a first person shooter and more than an MMO, Star Citizen is the First Person Universe that will allow for unlimited gameplay. Read more »