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For more than 27 years, Idem Creative Arts School has been a higher education school for creative and digital jobs. We have two campuses, one based in Perpignan (France) and the second one in Barcelona (Spain). Among other things, we offer training in 2D Animation, 3D Animation and 3D Generalist. Since the beginning, we’ve built solid relations with the biggest companies and animation studios, in France and at the international. In 2014, we’ve created the Idem International Animation Summit, an event for students and these firms to meet and create connections. On the program of the event: masterclasses, workshops and job dating for our students from France and Barcelona in final year of study. The objective is to carry them through opportunities to get started on their professional life. Among the historic partners of the Summit, we find: Ubisoft, Illumination Studios, TAT Productions, Dreamworks, Ghost VFX, Mikros Images, Teamto… Idem does everything possible to ensure the best learning conditions to its students in order to meet the job market expectations. That’s why Idem rides the wave of new trends and technologies in order to anticipate the future needs of companies by including some 3D immersive concept in its training program.

Countries: France Spain

Location: Campus

Industries: 2D Animation 3D Animation Visual Effects Game Design & Development Concept Art & Illustration Product Visualisation 3D Motion Graphics Immersive Media Graphic Design Web Design & Development

Software: Adobe After Affects Adobe Animate Adobe Illustrator Adobe InDesign Adobe Photoshop Adobe Premiere Pro Adobe Substance Suite Autodesk Maya Blender Foundry Nuke Toon Boom Harmony Unreal Engine ZBrush

Programs: Bachelor Masters Short Course

Certifications: Autodesk Trainer Toon Boom Authorized Training Centre


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Studying at L’Idem offers the opportunity to pursue your studies on both the Perpignan (France) and Barcelona (Spain) campuses.


The aim of the preparatory year is to establish a strong base of fundamental, artistic, and technical skills in students, enabling them to enhance their abilities and proficiently employ digital tools in the advanced class levels. From the second year, you can specialize in either 2D animation, 3D animation, or 3D modeling (video games) in order to obtain a Bachelor’s degree at the end of the program.


*(Bachelor : Titre RNCP niveau 6) *The 2D animation program at IDEM Creative Arts School is truly an exceptional experience that opens doors to a world of limitless creativity. At the heart of this prestigious institution, students have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the enchanting world of 2D animation, where every stroke of a pencil, every brushstroke, and every drawn image comes to life in a magical way. IDEM Creative Arts School stands out for its commitment to nurturing the talent and passion of future 2D animators. Students are guided by a renowned faculty, consisting of artists and animation professionals with extensive industry experience. They not only impart advanced technical skills but also a deep understanding of visual storytelling, the creation of memorable characters, and the magic of animation. This exceptional training program is designed to fuel the creativity of each student, encouraging them to push their artistic boundaries and explore new ideas. Practical courses are complemented by challenging projects that allow students to put into practice what they’ve learned. With access to the latest technologies and cutting-edge animation software, students are prepared to meet the challenges of the ever-evolving animation industry. In addition to the technical aspect, training at IDEM Creative Arts School emphasizes the importance of collaboration and collective creativity. Students are encouraged to work as a team on exciting projects that foster the exchange of ideas, communication, and the creation of incredible collaborative artworks. Join us and dive into the enchanting world of 2D animation, where art comes to life.


(Bachelor : Titre RNCP niveau 6) Our 3D animation program transcends the boundaries of creativity, giving birth to imaginary worlds and extraordinary characters. This constantly evolving discipline has revolutionized the fields of artistic education, cinema, video games, and advertising. Our curriculum will provide you with an infinite range of skills to enable you to tell stories, astonish, and create unforgettable visual experiences. During this program, students explore the fundamentals of 3D animation, ranging from traditional animation to the use of cutting-edge software (Maya, Blender, ZBrush, Houdini, Substance 3D, Unreal Engine, Toon Boom Harmony, Adobe, Nuke, etc.). The IDEM’s 3D animation training stands out due to its faculty composed of industry experts, offering students valuable insights into current trends and best practices. Students acquire expertise in character animation, special effects, and post-production. The program also emphasizes visual storytelling, allowing students to create captivating stories and bring imaginary worlds to life. The training includes practical projects, giving students the opportunity to apply their skills in real projects. At IDEM, 3D animation is not limited to the creation of moving images but paves the way for the creation of fantastic worlds and immersive experiences. Graduates of this program are well-prepared for an exciting career in the 3D animation industry, whether it be in films, video games, advertising, or virtual reality. Join us and dive into the infinite universe of 3D animation, where art and technology combine to create magical worlds.


(Bachelor : Titre RNCP niveau 6) Our learning program enables students to master the essential skills necessary to become accomplished 3D artists. Students explore the basics of 3D modeling, ranging from fundamental concepts to the use of advanced software such as Maya, Blender, ZBrush, and many others. They learn to create realistic three-dimensional models, virtual environments, characters, and objects. Training at IDEM is guided by a faculty of industry experts, providing students with valuable insights into current trends and best practices. In addition to modeling, the program also covers related areas such as 3D animation, special effects, and post-production. Students have the opportunity to apply their skills through hands-on projects, reinforcing their expertise in 3D modeling. Ultimately, this training prepares graduates for a successful career in the 3D modeling industry, whether it involves creating characters for video games, special effects for cinema, or other related fields. Explore the world of creative possibilities with our comprehensive programs at IDEM Barcelona, offering specialized training in the fields of animation, game art, and visual effects. Our cutting-edge curriculum is designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in the dynamic and competitive industries.


(Mastere: RNCP Level 6) Embark on a journey into the captivating realm of animation with our Bachelor’s program. From foundational principles to advanced techniques, students delve into the intricacies of 2D and 3D animation. The curriculum is meticulously crafted to nurture creativity, technical proficiency, and storytelling, preparing graduates for diverse roles in the animation industry.


(Mastere: RNCP Level 7) Immerse yourself in the exciting world of game art through our Master’s program. Students gain expertise in creating compelling visual elements for video games, mastering character design, environment creation, and concept art. The program emphasizes the integration of artistic skills with technical know-how, providing a well-rounded education that aligns with the latest industry standards.


(Mastere: RNCP Level 7) Unleash your creativity in the realm of visual effects with our Master’s program. From cinematic special effects to digital compositing, students acquire the skills needed to bring imagination to life on the screen. The curriculum is tailored to meet the demands of the VFX industry, guided by experienced faculty members who bring real-world insights to the classroom.

At IDEM Barcelona, our commitment is not just to education but to fostering a community of passionate and skilled professionals. Our students have the opportunity to work on practical projects, collaborate with industry experts, and build a portfolio that stands out in the competitive job market. Join us at IDEM Barcelona and embark on a transformative journey toward a successful career in 2D/3D animation, game art, or visual effects

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