ACCAD extends enthusiastic congratulations to ACCAD Alumni who helped create the Oscar winning films, Life of Pi and BRAVE. Life of Pi, about a boy stranded at sea with a tiger, earned Oscars for Best Cinematography and Be
ACCAD was recently recognized for its excellence in preparing students in the discipline of animation. Animation Career Review recognized ACCAD as the #2 animation program in the Midwest and nicely characterized our unique multidisciplinary research center in this way:
Built in 1916 as the original home to the Ohio Historical Society, Sullivant Hall will be refurbished to a LEED Silver-certified home for ACCAD, the Department of Dance, the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum, the Department of Arts Administration, Education and Policy, the Barnett Center f
Fran Kalal (MFA, Design, 2008) returned to ACCAD November 7th & 8th to give a presentation about working at PIXAR. Fran met with animation graduate students to review their portfolios and provide feedback. Ms.
Twentieth Century Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios announced plans to make a feature film based on Charles Schulz’s “Peanuts”. The film release in 2015 will coincide with the 65th anniversary of the comic strip's first publication in 1950.