Archive: Graduate Students

Spring Show 2014 Is Here!

Explore a showcase of fresh work from graduates of the Academy of Art University at 2014 Spring Show, Monday, May 19, at 2225 Jerrold Avenue in San Francisco. Talented new alumni will be on their toes as they as they meet with hundreds of executives from top-tier companies who are actively recruiting for their firms… Full Story »

Day at the de Young: Students Capture Inspiration in Sketchbooks

[Carol Nunnelly] Creative inspiration comes to the artist in many forms. For a group of students from the Academy of Art University, inspiration came in the form of a visit during April to San Francisco’s de Young Museum, currently featuring an exhibition on the collaboration between the painter Georgia O’Keeffe and the photographer Alfred Stieglitz… Full Story »

2014 SF Student Addy Awards: Academy of Art U. Students are the Center of Attention

Entries from the Academy of Art University’s School of Advertising dominated the 2014 San Francisco Student Addy Competition, accounting for all but a handful of the winners. Academy MFA candidate Alan Shpakovski was awarded Best of Show for his video entry “Super Glue.” Watch that Gold Award video and see all the Academy honorees below… Full Story »

Backstage at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week: Report From NYC

[Jeanette Peach] Academy of Art University Multimedia Communications student Lejla Brackovic made the trek from San Francisco to New York to cover the School of Fashion’s Fall 2014 Show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Armed with a camera crew and plenty of questions, Brackovic interviewed talented student designers and got commentary from a VIP guest backstage… Full Story »

Ricardo Moreno, Academy Architecture Student, Profiled in Adobe Creative Cloud Campaign

The wider world needs to develop a more sophisticated understanding of architecture, says Ricardo Moreno, a Master’s candidate in the Academy of Art University’s School of Architecture. Moreno shares his humanistic vision of the profession as the newest of the university’s students to be featured in software giant Adobe’s “Make It With Creative Cloud” campaign… Full Story »