Computer Animation Grad Wins Student Oscar!

Congratulations to Aviv Mano and the Ringling Computer Animation Department for another win! Last night, Aviv was among 16 strategically selected student winners who took part in the 46th Student Academy Awards and received recognition for their short films. The creation of his film, Game Changer, not only brought Aviv a Silver Medal, but also gave […]

10th Annual Rookie of the Year Award Winner – Jeremy Schaefer

For the second year in a row, a Ringling College of Art and Design student has taken home the prestigious recognition of “Rookie of the Year.”  This year, Computer Animation student Jeremy Schaefer came out on top in his category of 3D animation with his senior thesis project, animated short film, The Box Assassin. Watch Trailer If […]

Ringling Pays Tribute to Accomplished Alumni

Showcasing what can happen when creative potential leads to professional accomplishments, Ringling College of Art and Design’s Alumni Honor Wall gives guests to the campus an inspiring look at what Ringling alumni have accomplished in their professional careers. It also encourages current students to envision where their own careers might lead. For three years, this […]

Ringling Takes 1st, 2nd, & 3rd in 24hr Intl Animation Challenge

Ringling Motion Design Sweeps the Top 3 Spots in the 24 Hours Animation Challenge! Competing against 219 teams from 49 schools (that’s 1095 students!) from 9 countries (Australia, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, USA, Thailand, Czech Republic, Germany, and the UK), Ringling College students took the top 3 places in the 24 Hours International Animation Challenge! Now in its 16th year, the 24 Hours […]

Computer Animation Grad Wins 2018 Student Academy Award

Updated after the 2018 Student Academy Award ceremony on Oct 11. Congratulations to Eaza Shukla (CA,‘18) and to the entire Computer Animation department! Last night she won the bronze medal for her piece, Re-Gifted !  This makes her eligible for a professional Oscar this February–fingers crossed and CONGRATULATIONS! About the 2018 Student Academy Awards The Academy of Motion Picture […]

Computer Animation Students Finalists in Student Academy Awards!

Congratulations to the Computer Animation department and to our amazing students who were named finalists in the 2018 Student Academy Awards! Fingers crossed for the award ceremony on October 11. According to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, “The Academy established the Student Academy Awards in 1972 to support and encourage excellence in […]

2018 Senior Thesis Exhibitions

Senior Thesis Exhibitions & Event Dates: April 27 – May 3, 2018  Ringling College seniors are pleased to present their final projects in the annual Senior Thesis Exhibitions. Some events are one-night-only events and some are on-going exhibitions that will take place in the Ringling College Campus Galleries. Please see below for the full schedule […]

Annual Best of Ringling Exhibitions 2018

2018 Best of Ringling Exhibitions | April 7 – 21, 2018 Opening Receptions: Friday, April 6 The annual Best of Ringling Juried Exhibitions showcase the top art and design projects created by Ringling College students in every major. Exhibition openings will take place from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the Campus Galleries (see map below). Refreshments will […]

PRESS: Ringling College Receives Record Donation

Ringling College Receives Record-Breaking $15 Million DonationBoard of Trustees member Dr. Joel Morganroth & Dr. Gail Morrison Morganroth donatelargest single gift in the College’s 86-year history  SARASOTA, FL (January 29, 2018) – This morning, Ringling College of Art and Design announced it has received its largest single gift and the first eight-figure gift since the institution was […]

Computer Animation Grads Win GOLD Student Academy Award!

Update: October 12, 2017 CONGRATULATIONS: Ringling graduates took home the Gold tonight! Ringling graduates Beth David and Esteban Bravo won the Gold in Animation at the 44th Student Academy Awards! The two have already received international acclaim for their award-winning and poignant four-minute animation, In A Heartbeat. The piece was created as a senior thesis […]