Story: Dec 22, 2014
Grad is sculptor behind Disney's Big Hero 6
CIA Exhibition: Jan 14, 2015
35th Annual Scholastic Art & Writing Exhibition
Story: Dec 17, 2014
Students animate, illustrate holiday greetings on behalf of ...
CIA Exhibition: Feb 13, 2015
69th Annual Student Independent Exhibition
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We caught up with CIA grad Zack Petroc, model supervisor behind the Disney blockbuster Big Hero 6, and asked him how his CIA education helped him succeed. Find ...
Story: Nov 04, 2014
New CIA building taking shape; set for December completion
Events: Mar 21, 2015
Spring 2015 Open House
Story: Nov 03, 2014
New Uptown Residence Hall featured in CIA video
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December 22, 2014
Fine arts background shapes Zack Petroc's digital animation career
By Julie Troha
Zack Petroc graduated from CIA in 1997 with a BFA in sculpture. Now he’s at the top of the digital sculpture and animation fields, working as a model supervisor at Disney Feature Animation. Through Zack Petroc Studios (zackpetroc.com) he creates unique new content and offers training for digital artists around the world. He spoke with us after the release of Big Hero 6, which has been nominated for the 2014 Golden Globe Award for Best Animated Feature Film.
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July 02, 2011
Cleveland-Born Actor Keir Dullea Comes to Cinematheque
The Cinematheque presents actor Keir Dullea alongside his most famous film, the sci-fi classic 2001:... more
July 01, 2011
Two CIA Alumni Exhibit in New Orleans, New Jersey
Jessica Langley '05 and Christi Birchfield '06 exhibit new paintings and large-scale works on paper. more
June 27, 2011
Pre-College 2011: What Are You Doing This Summer?
Take charge of your future-come to CIA's Pre-College Program to get a head start on... more
June 24, 2011
Kasumi Creates Videoart for CMA's Summer Solstice Party
Video artist and CIA professor Kasumi presents an original videoart installation at the Cleveland Museum... more
June 23, 2011
Student Profile: Jim Wiser '10, Digital Arts + Game Design
"I started making videogames in junior high because my parents would only buy me like... more
June 23, 2011
Student Profile: Julia Chepke '11, Fiber + Material Studies
"I don't remember ever wanting to have any other job 'when I grow up.' I... more
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