Our Courses for the Film, Game
and Broadcast Industries Come in
Several Options:

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Mix and match individual courses to
meet your career goals, with many courses
available on-campus or online.

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Get the same Hollywood training with the
added convenience of learning from home.

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Entertainment Design

A one-year track of courses designed to
help aspiring artists develop their portfolios
for careers in the film, broadcast and
video game industries.

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Digital Production
for Entertainment

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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Entertainment Design
& 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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The Making of Guardians of the Galaxy, Thursday, Feb. 5th

Join us Thursday, February 5th for a behind-the-scenes look at the design and 3D asset development from the blockbuster Marvel Studios hit Guardians of the Galaxy. We’ll hear from Lead Character Artist, Josh Herman, along with key designers Andy Park, Jackson Sze, Anthony Francisco, Rodney Fuentebella, and a special guest artist as they share their experiences and contributions to the film and conclude with Q and A. Read more »

Gnomon Student Gallery Show, Saturday, Jan. 31st, 2015

Gnomon’s students are the rising stars of the visual effects and games industries. Every year the best of our students’ creations are showcased at the Gnomon Gallery. Join us on opening night, Saturday, January 31st, from 7:00 to 11:00 pm for food and drinks. Come during business hours over the next two months to check out our students’ innovative work in VFX, entertainment design, 3D modeling, texturing, matte painting and more!

Gnomon Gallery
Saturday, January 31st
7:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.

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Register Now for Winter Term Courses

Registration for our Winter 2015 term is now open! Winter term begins Monday, January 5th and runs until March 15th. Browse our Courses section to sign up for individual courses. Check our Academic Calendar for additional term dates. Register before December 22nd and we’ll waive your $75 registration fee!
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Headspace: Character Design Panel and Q&A, Thursday, Dec. 11th

Join us Thursday, December 11th for a special presentation, discussion panel and Q&A session with the artists of Kojima Productions LA. Ricky Zhang (Lead Character Artist), Csaba Molnar (Senior Character Artist), Jonathan Stein (Lead Game Designer), Jordan Lamarre-Wan (Concept Artist) and Sungwook Su (Lead FX Artist) will share some of their most recent personal work, discuss their experiences in the industry prior to working for Kojima and end with an extended Q&A session with the audience. Read more »