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Gnomon - School of Visual Effects, Games + Animation Hot

Los Angeles, United States |

A little bit of information about our school.

Called "the MIT of visual effects" by Fast Company magazine, Gnomon offers an unrivaled experience for students and boasts a 2016 placement rate of 96%*.

Since 1997, Gnomon has been educating many of the world’s best digital artists. The school in Hollywood, California, offers a variety of educational options to help students reach their goals in the entertainment industry, with a BFA degree in Digital Production, full-time vocational programs, specialized courses for high school students, and over 100 individual courses for professional enrichment.
The Gnomon curriculum is distinguished by an innovative philosophical approach to technology. Though there may be ever more powerful software available to visual effects artists, the emphasis always remains on the creative process, instead of mere technical proficiency. Classrooms are designed to cultivate creativity and learning by mimicking the environments of real production studios. What’s more, the 30,000-plus square foot facility has nine state-of-the-art computer labs, a green screen stage, two cycloramas, dedicated sculpture labs, a drawing studio, lecture spaces, student lounges, a student store, and the Gnomon Gallery.

The founders launched Gnomon in 1997 with the support of the entertainment industry to help meet the demand for well-trained creative talent in the growing field of digital entertainment. Gnomon graduates are professionals working on the latest blockbuster films and games, and have positions at film and video game studios around the world.
*Percentage reflects the average placement rate of Gnomon’s vocational programs in accordance with national accreditation standards of the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).

Popular Courses

Listed below are a few of our courses we offer at Gnomon - School of Visual Effects, Games + Animation. To find out more detailed information simply click on any of the links.
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Digital Production (4 Years)

Gnomon’s BFA in Digital Production is a full-time, four-year program designed to produce production-ready artists versed in general academic knowledge, foundational arts, and production skills. Curriculum covers all aspects of...

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Certificate in Digital Production (2 Years)

Gnomon’s Digital Production for Entertainment program is a full-time, two-year vocational certificate program comprised of two years of instruction in digital production. The curriculum is geared toward students with a...

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Individual Courses (10 Weeks)

Gnomon’s individual courses are designed for artists seeking further education to become better artists and advance their marketability in the industry. Immerse yourself in the creative environment of our Hollywood...

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2018 Student Projects

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1015 N Cahuenga Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038, USA

1323 466-6663

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