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Dreamworks Directors & Family Channel Visit Max the Mutt!

Posted:November 02 2016

Post Categories: CareersEventsIndustry News and Jobs

Max the Mutt is honoured to be chosen as the only Toronto college visited by DreamWorks Director Mike Mitchell (left) & Co-Director Walt Dohrn (right),  who are touring internationally to promote the new DreamWorks animated feature “Trolls.”   Their presentation included a look at pre-production development and it was a riveting, inspiring account of the […]

Alwyn Hunt – The Rookies – Paid Max the Mutt A Visit

Posted:October 12 2016

Post Categories: CareersDiploma ProgramsEventsNews from Max the MuttUncategorised

Max the Mutt was happy this Tuesday to welcome Alwyn Hunt from ‘The Rookies,’  www.therookies.co.  Alwyn, visiting from Australia, has worked in VFX in England, Toronto, as well as Australia, and is now working full time on The Rookies. Part of his job is travelling  to visit recruiters and art directors at companies all over the […]

Where Are They Now? MtM Graduates At Work!

Posted:October 04 2016

Post Categories: AlumniCareersDiploma Programs

This is a list of as many MtM Graduates as we were able to track down! It’s great to see how well you are all doing! Brian Zuleta is a concept artist working on AAA games for UbiSoft,Toronto. Lorraine Alvarez-Posen is a production designer for Triggerfish Animation Studios in Cape Town, and a freelance concept […]

Why Is Max the Mutt Your Best Choice?

Why Max the Mutt? It’s simple: we care. Max the Mutt offers working professionals as instructors, small class size, community, an emphasis on focus, a developmental curriculum following a year of basic skills training. We are in constant contact with the industries we serve to ensure that course content is up to date! Our yearly […]

#MtMConceptArt Students Are International Contest Finalists!

Posted:June 24 2016

Post Categories: AlumniCareersConcept ArtNews from Max the Mutt

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Visits and Portfolio Reviews with DHX Media & Portfolio Entertainment !

Posted:March 16 2016

Post Categories: AnimationCareersDiploma ProgramsEventsIndustry News and Jobs

There was lots of excitement at Max the Mutt last week, as two more top animation companies asked to visit us, speak with students and hold portfolio reviews! Max the Mutt hosts an “Industry Event” every May, but this year there is so much need for qualified graduates that companies are visiting early, doing portfolio […]

Matte Painting for Visual Effects, A Post Diploma Certificate Intensive

Posted:February 27 2016

Post Categories: Art-workshopsCareersMaxine's UpdatesNews from Max the Mutt

 Matte Painting for Visual Effects, designed by James Raiz, a new post-diploma Certificate Intensive! James Raiz is a Senior Digital Matte Painter and Concept Artist at Pixomondo.  Current projects include Furious 7 (feature film), Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (Netflix) and Fantastic 4  ( Feature Film).   “A matte painting is a painted representation of a […]