The mission of The Advanced Computing Center for the Arts and Design (ACCAD) is to educate, inform, and inspire innovative thinking and experimentation in the area of arts and technology through collaborative academic and research experiences for graduate students and faculty.
ACCAD is an important resource within the Division of the Arts and Humanities, the College of Arts and Sciences and to the broader University, contributing to the development of new knowledge and the training of future artists and scientists in new media.
WOSU-TV's "Broad and High" featured ACCAD's 2 week summer program for young women. See their excellent program which assembled an engaging overview of the 2 week digital animation learning experience.
A $130,000 grant award from the Humanities and Arts Discovery themes initiative will bring together artists, humanists and scientists to explore what it might be like to work, to play, to share and to think in more dynamic technological mediums that access our full multisensory human capacities.
Nationwide Children's Hospital released video documentation of their new video game treatment protocol for pediatric patients. ACCAD students have interned on this project for over 2 years.
Wednesday, October 12, 5:00 PM, Academy-award nominated Kung Fu Panda director Mark Osborne gave a free talk about his adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s 1943 classic novella "The Little Prince". His new film brings to life this enchanting story through stop-motion and computer-animation.
This autumn 2016, Assistant Professor Isla Hansen will join the Department of Art and hold a joint affiliated faculty position with ACCAD.