First Year Orientation Week! Trips, Picnic, Awards, Activities!

Posted:September 10 2017

Post Categories: Events

  Orientation week has been a great success!  After a day of introductions, a picnic in the park, and scholarship presentations, Students and faculty had a day at  the Art Gallery of Ontario, and another day at The Royal Ontario Museum. One afternoon was spent doing a drawing challenge and buying books brought to the […]

Max the Mutt Open House: Saturday Sept 30, Sunday Oct 1!

Posted:September 09 2017

Post Categories: CareersDiploma ProgramsEventsOpen House Information sessions

      You are cordially invited to Max the Mutt’s first Open House of the new academic year!   What makes us different? Visit us to learn about our unique learning environment, a college created by artists, animators and educators passionate about their arts, and motivated by the desire to pass on their skills. […]

Illustration & Storytelling for Sequential Arts: Max the Mutt’s NEW 4 year Diploma Program!

Posted:August 24 2017

Post Categories: Diploma ProgramsIllustration for Sequential ArtsNews from Max the Mutt

Hooray! Illustration & Storytelling for Sequential Arts, a 4 year Diploma Program, has been approved by the Ontario Ministry Of Advanced Education & Skills Development!    Orientation Week 2016, First year students team challenge   This program, based on our previous 3 year diploma program, Illustration for Sequential Arts,  has been re-structured and designed with […]

“The Life and Times of Sir Reginald Tubb” Gets Rave Review from Kirkus!

Posted:June 28 2017

Post Categories: AlumniCareersFacultyNews from Max the Mutt

  “The Life and Times of Sir Reginald Tubb,” illustrated by Tina Seemann , co-director of Max the Mutt, colour by MTM grad Laura Faber, written by David Schacker (one of MTM’s founders), received a rave review from Krikus : Kirkus has been an authoritative voice in book discovery for 80 years. Kirkus Reviews magazine gives […]

Amazing News: Three of “The Rookies” 2017 Global Competition Finalists for the Illustration Category Are From Max the Mutt!

Posted:June 22 2017

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Amazing news! Three of “The Rookies” 2017 Global Competition Finalists for the Illustration Category are from one small college in Toronto, Max the Mutt! Congratulations to 2017 Max the Mutt Concept Art graduates Angela Matinong & Desiree Moffatt, and 3rd year MTM Concept Art student Zabi Hassan who are all finalists in the Rookies 2017 […]

Year One Students Talk About Their Experiences at Max the Mutt!

Posted:June 07 2017

Post Categories: Diploma ProgramsEvents

One of the best ways to learn about a college is to hear what the students have to say! Every year we have a show for year one students so that they and their families can celebrate their artistic growth. Being taught the basics of representational art in a developmental, coherent program of related courses […]

Celebrate with Max the Mutt June 3 and 4! Free Workshops, Exhibition of Graduate and Under Graduate Work!

Posted:May 14 2017

Post Categories: Art-workshopsCareersDiploma ProgramsEventsIndustry EventOpen House Information sessions

We look forward to celebrating with you!   Van Lawrence Ching, Concept Art year 3, Character Design   3rd year animation student Josh Hill, character design                                              exploration test.   (Featured image at top […]

MTM Student Kate Reid’s Animated Film “Afraid” an Official Selection at NIFTY in Seattle!

Posted:May 09 2017

Post Categories: AnimationDiploma ProgramsNews from Max the Mutt

All of us at Max the Mutt send congratulations to Kate Reid on the continuing international success of her short animated film “I’m Afraid” – a collaboration with her Unionville High School classmates testtest. Before Kate had started year one at MTM, this film had been accepted into TAAFI – Toronto Animated Arts Festival International, Toronto […]

UbiSoft Toronto NXT Showcase Awards, An Inspiring Annual Event!

Posted:April 23 2017

Post Categories: CareersDiploma ProgramsEventsIndustry News and JobsMax the MuttNews from Max the Mutt

The UbiSoft Toronto NXT Showcase annual competition Awards this past Thursday evening was a gala event, well attended despite the rainy weather. The energy was high as students and faculty from an increasing number of colleges and universities filled the hall. (Photo above: Zabi Hassan, 3rd place; Steve Hong ,center, 1st place; and Jullius Granada, 2nd […]