Brendan graduated from AIE’s Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media specialising in 3D Animation and VFX in 2022, and has worked for an eclectic range of creative companies. Currently Brendan is working for Pop Family Entertainment, a multi-genre Australian-based screen production and financing company focusing on entertaining and informing kids and families and adults worldwide.
Join us today as we dive into the incredible journey of Andrew Land, an AIE VFX graduate who’s now making waves and working on Netflix’s “Leo the Lizard” 🦎.
🎬 What to Expect:
– Insights into Andrew’s transition from AIE to professional VFX Artist
– Valuable lessons learned along the way
– Live Q&A session with Andrew
Join AIE as we chat to our 3D Animation Foundation teacher, Paul Fogarty.
Paul joined AIE in March 2021. He has a wide experience of working in registered training organisations working with high school students to post graduate level. He likes to dabble in all aspects of the media industry, including game art and design, as well as podcasting and film making.
Since graduating from AIE in 2018 with an Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media, gained through completing AIE’s 3D Animation and VFX for Film course, Peter has been working hard on some of your favourite Hollywood films. Credit features include Spider-Man: No Way Home, Eternals, and Dr Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.
Join the AIE team as we speak with Ryan McMahon who is an Art Director of Playside Studios and oversees multiple internal and external art teams to plan and execute the studio’s most commercially successful titles, most recently ‘Age of Darkness: Final Stand’.
Join the AIE team as we catch up with two incredibly talented young artists, Sophie Ienari & Ashleigh Cloke! Graduating from the 2021 cohort, Ashleigh and Sophie are both working at Moving Picture Company and are ready to detail their journey from students to industry!
“The best part about being in this industry is that it is never short of excitement and possibilities. If you want a career that involves being creative, having the opportunity to travel the world, be a part of amazing talented teams and work on some of the greatest films and series of all time then you have chosen the right path. The opportunities in this industry are endless.”
The AIE team are back again and looking forward to catching up with Alumni and VFX Graduate Michael Majchrzak! Join us, as Michael takes us through his journey in the film industry and what life is like as a Project Lead for Resin Studio.
Jordan Booth and Matthew Devlin soon to be graduates from AIE with an Advanced Diploma of 3D Animation and VFX will be joining us for our final livestream of the year talking about their major project, Restraint.
Josh Wood has worked on some of the movie industry’s biggest films, such as, Thor Ragnarok , Spiderman: Far From Home, Black Panther, Ant-Man & the Wasp. He is currently an Animator at Luma Pictures, Melbourne.
Join us Online on Wednesday, once a month, from 12pm – 1pm, and hear from Industry Experts about what it takes to get started in Games, Corporate Gamification, Film, VR, Game Programming, Art and Animation. All whilst you eat your lunch!
Love story driven games? Do you have an idea for the next great narrative driven game, but not sure how to plan it all out? Join us on Wednesday April 17th at 7pm for our Narrative Design workshop! This session is free and will be run through our Online Campus.