Monthly Archives: March 2009

The Working Artist: career info for DVFx artists

The Working Artist: career info for DVFx artists

Date: Wednesday 4th March 2009

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: Elwynn Lynn Conference Centre, College of Fine Arts (CoFA), Selwyn St, Paddington

Speakers: Shilo McClean, Suze Datz, Nick Hore, Valerie Allerton

What’s it all about?
This session will be an open forum moderated by Shilo McClean with Suze Datz (Dr. D), Nick Hore (Animal Logic), Valerie Allerton (FTO) and industry artists talking about everything you need to know about being a working artist in DVFx and games industries. We will have showreels by recent FTO DVFx Traineeship candidates and will be announcing the closing dates for the 2009 DVFx Traineeships.

Cost: Free for Siggraph members. $5 cover charge for refreshments for guests and non-members.
(Attendees can sign up as a new member on the night. Annual Membership fees are $40 for professionals and $20 for students)

Probably best known for the annual SIGGRAPH International conference on computer graphics for film, televisions and new media industries, ACM SIGGRAPH also puts on a variety of programs year-round and worldwide to benefit the SIGGRAPH community. The event listed above is hosted by our local chapter and is free for all chapter members.