Careers

How to Prepare a Portfolio for Art School Applications, A General Guide.

Posted:December 12 2018

Post Categories: AnimationBlogCareersFine Art & Portfolio Skills

Whether you’d like to start formal studies in art and design, animation, concept art or a sequential arts program, it helps to learn more about how to prepare the portfolio required for your review. For an outstanding portfolio, we suggest that in addition to the required pieces asked for by the college, you should consider […]

What Does a Character Designer Do?

Posted:September 21 2018

Post Categories: AnimationBlogCareersConcept ArtInspiration

Even if we do say so ourselves, that’s a great question! If you’re interested in character design, you may have designed lots of your own characters. But you’ve probably not come close to doing what a character designer does. What is Character Design? It’ll help to talk about character design itself before we get into […]

How to Begin a Career in Animation

Posted:September 17 2018

Post Categories: AnimationBlogCareersInspiration

Maybe you started animating stick figures on a notepad as a kid. Maybe you love playing video games and would like to experiment with animation software. Or the idea of seeing your characters come to life really excites you. If so, a career in animation might be for you! In any case, you’re in luck. […]

Congratulations Dhenzel Obeng, 2018 UbiSoft Toronto NXT Showcase Award & Internship Winner!

Posted:May 17 2018

Post Categories: CareersDiploma ProgramsEventsIndustry News and JobsNews from Max the Mutt

  On Tuesday evening, May 15th, with excitement running high, UbiSoft  Toronto held this year’s NXT Showcase awards presentation. The five finalists for each category were present along with faculty members from many Ontario university and college programs, some family, and UbiSoft employees. As usual, the atmosphere was warm, positive… and the food was great! […]

8 Graphic Novel Stats You Need to Know

Before we reveal some of the impressive graphic novel stats that every aspiring illustrator and/or storyboard artist should know, it’ll help to clarify just what is a ‘graphic novel’. Except that’s not so easy. Wikipedia even says “the term is not strictly defined” and “…the exact definition of a graphic novel is debated…”. Other definitions […]

Congratulations Zabi, Dhenzel, Adam and Josh!

Posted:December 26 2017

Post Categories: CareersDiploma ProgramsNews from Max the Mutt

Congratulations to year 4 students who are working for top companies part time before graduation! Concept Art student – Zabi Hassan received a concept art paid internship at UbiSoft last summer, was asked to stay on in September while completing year 4 at MTM, and is currently part of a team developing a new game!  He […]

Max the Mutt Ranks 3rd Worldwide, First in North America, for Digital Illustration & Concept Art !

Posted:September 28 2017

Post Categories: CareersConcept ArtNews from Max the Mutt

  “The Rookies” has ranked Max the Mutt 3rd worldwide for Digital Illustration, and first in North America, for their 2017 School of the Year Official World Rankings.   The Rookies is an international website dedicated to emerging artists and supported by major companies worldwide. Every year students around the world submit work and compete […]