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Apr 11, 2014
With a passion for writing, this filmmaking student is bringing her dreams to life.‘I have always been interested in storytelling and ways to enhance the experience of film for an audience.’ Georgie is passionate about filmmaking because of the unique medium it provides- unlike script or even live theatre. ‘There is such a harmony that comes with combining sight, sound and emotion to enrich an...
Apr 11, 2014
Centre Graphic Design graduate find career path within the "writing on the wall".
Apr 10, 2014
April 8th, 2014 - Centre for Arts and Technology Audio Engineering grad, Alan Jeffries, took home an ECMA for best roots/traditional solo recording of the year at the 2014 East Coast Music Awards.  The winning album is titled ‘Coffee ’til Midnight’ and was released in 2013.  ‘Coffee ’til Midnight’ was recorded live over the span of 3 days in rural Nova Scotia, accompanied by his...
Apr 7, 2014
Despite some recent reports that the film industry is trickling its way back Southward, producers and actors alike will vouch that this industry is alive and well in the Okanagan. Several large budget film productions have made Kelowna home in recent years, including; Fido, Mee-Shee: The Water Giant and The legend of Simon Conjurer. In addition several smaller scale productions have been proud to...
Apr 2, 2014
Hut…two…three…four, hut…two…three…four…Now drop and give me Twenty…seconds of your documentary film!Ok, so we don’t really yell at our Bootcampers, but we do encourage them to have an awesome time while on campus with us during our annual Digital Bootcamp! This year we had over 100 Bootcampers from Grade 10, 11 and 12 join us for 5 fun-filled days of digital learning in missions such as “Brand Me...
Apr 1, 2014
When I enrolled in the fashion design and merchandising program at the Centre for Arts and Technology in Halifax, I didn’t know what to expect. Coming from a small town,my only example of fashion based education had come from reality shows like MTV’s The Hills, Google searches, or following bloggers who were already taking similar courses.It’s been apparent to me since a very young age that the...
Mar 26, 2014
As another quarter comes to completion, it means that it’s time to say farewell to our graduating class of digital photographers. When the last group graduated, our department head; Kevin Trowbridge conceived a contest that would provide a creative outlet for our grads to celebrate their achievements throughout their 12 month program. Presenting the “Photathalon”!  Well, we are pleased to...
Mar 26, 2014
Recently, Centre for Arts and Technology sponsored three of recent Graphic Design Graduates, Curtis Blanchette, Rudi van Heerden, and Dan Swedberg to attend Startup Week Okanagan. This popular local annual business and technology event brings together industry leaders and up-and-coming wizards alike to push their creative boundaries, come up with new venture and project ideas, and just overall...
Mar 25, 2014
Having second thoughts about your chosen career path?  Find yourself losing steam midway through post-secondary studies, worried that maybe your supposed dream field actually isn’t for you?  It’s never too late to switch gears and follow your true calling. Just ask Centre for Arts and Technology instructor Brad Perry. “When I first started university I was taking computer science, and...
Mar 18, 2014
The Centre for Arts and Technology's six Digital Photography students are graduating, and are holding a launch and release of their new photography brandsand businesses. These six photographers all hold a very different and personal style that they are looking forward to debuting to the world as they graduate. The styles of photography differ so here is a little bit about each photographer:...

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