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Student work from the 32nd Animation Screening

ONE WEEK UNTIL SHOW TIME! Columbia College’s Interactive Arts and Media Department is presenting: THE 32ND ANIMATION PROGRAM SCREENING Thursday December 13th, 2018  1104 S. Wabash 8th Floor  The screening showcases Animated shorts from conceptualization through presentation of the final films. Eight (count ‘em!) films will be screened: BFA Solo and… Continue Reading Join us for the 32nd Animation Screening!Read More →

IAM Alumni Becca Hallstedt talk 'Getting a Job' for programming club Hackerjacks

GETTING A JOB 101 Presented by Becca Hallstedt (Class of 2017) Freelance Concept and Texture Artist In partnership with </hackerjacks>, Becca Hallstedt, formerly of World of Warcraft at Blizzard as well as Injustice 2 at Netherrealm, led a presentation and discussion about techniques around job applications and interviews in the games… Continue Reading Getting A Job 101 (with Alumni Becca Hallstedt)Read More →

photograph of IAM's welcome table at Open House

Our amazing students took the lead, showing off their talent and explaining their creative process at our Fall Open House. Talented students demonstrated their leadership skills; as teams of creative developers they build interactive experiences, and inspire others to do the same. Interactive work (games, web sites, and other applications) were… Continue Reading Fall Open House 2018Read More →

Graphic for the IAM event Hack and Snack

Hack-n-Snack The fall 2018 Hack n Snack event brought developers and creatives together for a few hours of music, hacking, and healthy snacking. The next Hack-n-Snack will be in Spring 2019! Missed the event? Check out the new programming club </hackerjacks>  Read More →

Photograph of K-J Mathieson (IAM Faculty)

IAM faculty member K-J Mathieson speaking at Animation Block Party 2017 Animation Block Party is the largest animation festival on the East Coast, dedicated to exhibiting the world’s best independent, professional and student animation. What: Panel Discussion at Animation Block Party 2017 When: Sunday July 30, 10.30am Where: Brooklyn Downtown… Continue Reading K-J Mathieson Panel DiscussionRead More →

Manifest graphic

Manifest 2018 Manifest’s Slogan is Create. Exhibit. Repeat. Each May, Columbia College Chicago takes over the South Loop with Manifest, an all-day festival that showcases the hard work and talent of our wildly creative students. Manifest is the college’s signature event, showcasing senior and graduate student work. The student-run event… Continue Reading Manifest 2018Read More →