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Mar 4, 2014
Dillon Larade was pleased to hear the Centre for Arts and Technology’s animation program was here in Halifax, so he could stay close to home in Dartmouth while he went to school. As a current student in the 3D Animation for Game, Film, and Visual Effects program he likes the smaller class sizes and how the teachers bring industry experience into the classroom.
Mar 4, 2014
Janel Heighton, previous student council president at Centre for Arts and Technology, is aiming to become an Environment Modeler
Feb 18, 2014
Yvonne Rizkallah always knew she wanted to enter into a career where she could use her love for computers. But after spending two years studying computer science, she sought out a new program to foster her creativity. After taking a few years off from school, Rizkallah decided to enroll in the animation for game, film and visual effects program at the Centre for Arts and Technology (CAT).
Oct 21, 2013
The Centre for Arts and Technology Halifax and Frederiction Campuses will be sponsoring the annual  3 day Hal-Con sci-fi, fantasy & gaming convention in Halifax, November 8th -10th at the World Trade & Convention Centre, 1800 Argyle Street , Halifax.A large group of passionate volunteers come together to make this annual event happen. With guest speakers from various communities such...
Aug 22, 2013
Like so many 20-somethings who grew up in the digital age, Evan Lewis longed to someday see his name rolling down the credits at the end of a classic video game. And just one year after graduating from the Centre for Arts and Technology as a certified animator, that day has come. “It’s always the dream when you're a kid, so I thought, ‘Hey, why not go for the dream job?’” Lewis said of his...
Jun 17, 2013
The past generations have seen constant changes within the gaming world. For children now, who are used to high definition graphics and 3D animation, it’s hard to believe that the gaming world started out with putting a quarter into an arcade machine. Pong used to be state of the art gaming with its simplistic back and forth game play that had 2D pixelated animation. It was a game that players...
Mar 5, 2013
Janel Heighton:  Student Council President, AGFVE student, and dedicated karaoke enthusiast.Before her time at the Centre for Arts and Technology, Janel Heighton spent several years studying architecture at another school. A visual learner who was looking for a more creative and individualized approach to her education, she followed her long-time love of animation to CAT and has never looked...
Feb 15, 2013
The Animation Department at our Kelowna college campus took to Orchard Park Shopping Centre on January 27th to showcase work done by some of the school's very best instructors and students. The Animation booth had two computer stations set up for those interested to work with. One station was set up for 2D Animation and the other for 3D Animation. Mall goers also had the...
Oct 10, 2012
Kelowna Digital Bootcamp: March 25-28, 2013Are you someone who loves to create, design and animate? Then our Animation missions are for you. Join us at the Centre for Arts and Technology’s Kelowna campus to start exploring the world of animation at Digital Botocamp 2013!Check out the Digital Bootcamp page on our site for full details on missions and activities, and to apply! Make sure to register...
Oct 9, 2012
Fredericton Digital Bootcamp: March 4-8, 2013Do you love to draw, create and showcase your magnificent work? Create your own world of animated shorts and galaxies with our animation missions at Digital Bootcamp 2013!Digital Bootcamp 2013: Animation MissionsPick your pleasure-create in 2D or 3D? Options:3D Animator – Maya 3D Digital Design: Design a whole universe and a spaceship, learn the...