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
News . Feature Stories
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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August 24, 2010
Alumni Profile: B Spot
Iron Chef Michael Symon launches his latest venture in the Cleveland area, B Spot, a... more
August 23, 2010
CIA Enrolls Largest Incoming Class Ever
With 192 new students this fall, CIA shattered 128 years of enrollment records. more
August 22, 2010
Schreckengost Archives Move to Cleveland State
The archives of world-renowned artist/designer Viktor Schreckengost now have a permanent home at CSU, and... more
August 20, 2010
2010 CIA Convocation and Inauguration
The Cleveland Institute of Art community will come together this Friday at convocation to welcome... more
August 19, 2010
What will you make of it?
Join us for an overview of life of life at the Cleveland Institute of Art. more
August 18, 2010
Grad Helps Immigrant Women Weave a New Tradition
CIA Grad Rebecca Garcia lends a hand to refugee Bhutanese women. more
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