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 […]

2018 ADDY Award Winners!

UPDATED for Round Three of the 2018 ADDY Awards! Last Friday, the final winners were announced for the 4th District American Advertising Awards in Chicago. Ringling took two golds and two silvers in the student categories. Congratulations for beating the final round! Keep soaring to greater heights! STUDENT AWARDS GOLD Leslie Adelaide (Graphic Design, ’19) – […]

The Hollywood Reporter Ranks Ringling College Among Top Film Schools!

The Hollywood Reporter just released its “2017 Top Film Schools in the US,” naming Ringling College as #16! According to THR, “the far-flung Florida school’s $18 million, 40,000-square-foot film facility, which opened in April, is helping reel in big-name guests.” Named among the visiting artists are Kevin Smith, Justin Long, and Ethan Hawke. The write-up […]

PRESS RELEASE: Kevin Smith Begins Production with Ringling College

Kevin Smith Returns to Ringling College to start production of Killroy Was Here Kevin Smith, iconic filmmaker, author, actor and director of Clerks, Dogma, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back and recent horror films Red State and Tusk, has returned to Sarasota to shoot the first installment of his latest horror anthology film Killroy Was […]

Ringling College at the Sarasota Film Festival

This Friday, March 31 marks the start of the 2017 Sarasota Film Festival (SFF) and the red carpet event. An institution in this community, SFF–named among the “Top 25 Coolest Film Festivals in the World” by MovieMaker magazine–brings the top names in the film industry and some of the best emerging independent artists in film […]

Variety 2017 Mentor of the Year: Brad Battersby!

We are thrilled to announce Variety has named Ringling College Film Program Head Bradley Battersby as the 2017 Variety Mentor of the Year. Variety has been honoring influential and inspiring educators the “Mentor of the Year” award as a staple of the publication’s annual Educational Impact issue, released at the end of each academic year.​ […]