Updates on the 2020-2021 Academic Year
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SVA and New York Comic-Con: 2020 Preview

Emma Drew
September 30, 2020
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SVA’s BFA Animation and BFA Computer Art Chairs on the Power of Positive Critiquing

Danielle Peters
September 16, 2020
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SVA Theatre Announces Its 2020 ‘Work From Home’ After School Special Festival

Maeri Ferguson
September 15, 2020
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2020 Emmy Nominations Honor Alumni Lynn Shelton, Rebecca Sugar, John Paino, and More

Emma Drew
July 29, 2020
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Graphic Novels to Read as Quarantine Continues

May 19, 2020
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The 2020 Graduation Issue of ‘Visual Opinion’ Is Now Online

SVA’s student-run magazine features art and writing by undergraduates and graduates in the College’s various programs.

Srishti Dass
May 14, 2020
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SVA Alumni Who Graduated During Hardship Offer Their Advice During COVID-19

Words of hope and advice from alumni to the Class of 2020

Sheilah Ledwidge
May 13, 2020
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SVA Made You a Mixtape

Students, alumni, faculty and staff recommend some of their favorite songs.

May 8, 2020
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Get to Know KaNO: Meet the Animator, Artist and SVA Alumnus

Greg Herbowy
April 21, 2020
We’re All in This Together: Student Perspectives on COVID-19

We’re All in This Together: Student Perspectives on COVID-19

SVA students weigh in on how they’re coping with the new normal.

April 16, 2020
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Meet Your 2020 – 2021 VASA Leaders

VASA continues to engage the student body remotely and shares plans for next year.

Michelle Mackin
April 15, 2020
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Introducing the Spring 2020 “SVA Style”

April 7, 2020
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SVA Alumni-Made Children's Books For Kids

March 26, 2020
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SVA Watch List: 13 TV Shows and Movies to Binge During Quarantine

Streamable content by SVA alumni and faculty members

Michelle Mackin
March 24, 2020
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SVA Community Responses to the Coronavirus

March 17, 2020
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SVA Alumnus David Heredia On the 'Freelance Hustle'

The author and illustrator will talk at the SVA Theatre on Thursday, January 30, to discuss the entrepreneurial life.

Emma Drew
January 24, 2020
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SVA at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival: A Preview

Emma Drew
January 21, 2020
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SVA Alumnus Dana Terrace Talks About Showrunning Disney’s ‘The Owl House’

Emma Drew
January 10, 2020
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New Year's Resolutions: The SVA Community Resolves to See Change in 2020

Bridget Badore
January 2, 2020
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New SVA Books to Gift This Holiday Season

December 13, 2019
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New SVA Products to Gift This Holiday Season

December 13, 2019
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What To Watch This Holiday Season

Screen time with SVA alumni and faculty

November 26, 2019
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Meet the Three SVA Alumni Behind BuzzFeed's "Good Advice Cupcake"

Maeri Ferguson
October 18, 2019
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Hsiang Chin Moe on Women in Animation & Inspiring Work by Female Voices

October 8, 2019
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SVA and New York Comic-Con: 2019 Preview

Emma Drew
September 27, 2019
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Summer Recap: SVA Faculty Work and Find Inspiration at Home and Abroad

Emma Drew
September 10, 2019
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SVA and Flame Con: 2019 Preview

Danielle Peters
August 15, 2019
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SVA x SIGGRAPH 2019: Bringing the Community Together

Hsiang Chin Moe
August 12, 2019
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2019 Emmy Nominations Honor Alumni Dan Minahan, Rebecca Sugar, Chris Prynoski, and More

July 26, 2019
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SVA Names Six New Department Chairs For 2019 – 2020 Academic Year

July 19, 2019
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SVA and San Diego Comic-Con: 2019 Preview

Emma Drew
July 16, 2019
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SVA at Annecy 2019: Celebrating Animation and Education from Around the World

Hsiang Chin Moe
July 2, 2019
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Voices @ SVA: BFA Animation Student Cheryl Okonkwo

June 14, 2019
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SVA Premieres Screens the Best of 2019 in Hollywood

Michelle Mackin
June 7, 2019
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SVA Subway Series: Jonathon Rosen Combines Art and Bio-Mechanical Work [Video]

Danielle Peters
April 16, 2019
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SVA Alumnus Rebecca Sugar's 'Steven Universe' Makes History at the 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

Danielle Peters
April 2, 2019
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"Animation is Magic": SVA Alumnus VivziePop on Perseverance, Inspiration and 'Hazbin Hotel'

Danielle Peters
February 15, 2019
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SVA Alumni are All Over the 2019 Oscar Nominations

Emma Drew
January 28, 2019
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Art Is Attire: SVA Students Get in Style this Season

Sheilah Ledwidge
December 6, 2018
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New SVA Books to Gift this Holiday Season 2018

Michelle Mackin
December 4, 2018
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We've Got The Perfect SVA Gifts For This Holiday Season

Danielle Peters
December 3, 2018
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Escape New York Next Semester: Spring 2019 SVA Destinations

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

November 12, 2018
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12 SVA Students on Why They Probably Will (Definitely) Vote

Bridget Badore
November 2, 2018
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Spooky and Creative: 2018 Halloween Costumes at SVA [Slideshow]

October 26, 2018
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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

Steve Birnbaum
October 24, 2018
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Introducing the Fall 2018 "Visual Arts Journal"

October 23, 2018
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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

September 6, 2018
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SVA Alum Molly Ostertag Celebrates The Queer Geekdom Of Flame Con

Emma Drew
August 14, 2018
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Before and After SVA: Jacob Kaplan & His Road To A Job At Pixar

Sheilah Ledwidge
July 31, 2018
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2018 Emmy Nominations & the SVA Community: Jennifer Fox, Rebecca Sugar & More

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

Rodrigo Perez
July 25, 2018
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SVA and San Diego Comic-Con: 2018 Preview

Emma Drew
July 19, 2018
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SVA At Annecy 2018: Bill Plympton, Titmouse, Women In Animation and More

Angelia Wojak
June 25, 2018
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SVA Returns to Hollywood for the Third Annual SVA Premieres

Michelle Mackin
June 8, 2018
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New Filmmakers, Animators & Artists to Watch: 'SVA Premieres' Returns to Hollywood

May 25, 2018
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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.

May 3, 2018
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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.

Sheilah Ledwidge
April 5, 2018
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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

Angelia Wojak and Hsiang Chin Moe
March 13, 2018
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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

Sal Petrosino
March 13, 2018
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2018 SXSW Conference & Festivals: The SVA Preview

Emma Drew
February 27, 2018
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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

February 14, 2018
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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

Kayleen Acosta
November 21, 2017
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LeSean Thomas Presentation and Q&A

November 16, 2017
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Behind the Scenes and Q&A of Disney•Pixar's Coco

November 9, 2017
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Animation Show of Shows at SVA

October 23, 2017
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Comic Con Panel: Creating a Career in Animation [Video]

Lauren Palmer
October 11, 2017
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SVA at New York Comic Con 2017: Alumni, Admissions, Cartoon Allies, and More

Lauren Palmer
October 4, 2017
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Five Awesome Films You’ll See at SVA’s After School Special 2017

Ken Switzer
September 8, 2017
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‘Enjoy every minute…’: Five Tips for Incoming Art and Design Students from Recent SVA Grads

September 5, 2017
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‘Toon Boom’ Spotlights Award-Winning Animations from SVA

July 28, 2017
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SVA, Guillermo del Toro, Google and Women in Animation at Annecy 2017

June 22, 2017
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School of Visual Arts Takes Hollywood with Second SVA Premieres

Joyce Rutter Kaye
June 9, 2017
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Highlights from SVA’s 2017 Dusty Film & Animation Festival Awards

Ken Switzer
May 19, 2017
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New Animators, Artists and Filmmakers to Watch: 'SVA Premieres' Returns to Hollywood

May 17, 2017
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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

May 8, 2017
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SVA in L.A.: Students Spend Spring Break Networking in Hollywood

Emma Drew
March 22, 2017
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From Sketch to Screen: Watch These Animations Come to Life

November 15, 2016
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New York Fall Exhibition Highlights: Nadine Faraj, Joseph Grazi and Marc Yankus

October 11, 2016
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SVA Students Selected for Cartoon Network’s Inaugural Animation Jam

July 6, 2016
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SVA Premieres in L.A.

Inaugural Film Showcase Brings Students and Films to Hollywood

June 7, 2016
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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

May 24, 2016
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New Talent Alert: Watch the Dusty Awards Live

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

May 10, 2016