News from Max the Mutt

YOWZA! Animation Visits Max the Mutt And Interviews Year 4 students!

Posted:March 01 2019

Post Categories: AnimationBlogConcept ArtNews from Max the Mutt

 Yowza! Animation  dropped in to talk to our Animation and Concept Art students last Friday. Sally Walker, Studio Coordinator of Yowza! Animation, gave us a call in January to suggest visiting MTM for early portfolio reviews with year 4 Animation and Concept Art students. We agreed on February 22 to give students a little more time to get […]

Our Trip to the Royal Winter Fair – Thoughts from Tina Seemann

Posted:November 21 2018

Post Categories: BlogEventsNews from Max the Mutt

Every year in November Max the Mutt students and faculty attend the Royal Winter Fair. A great opportunity to spend a day drawing animals and people on location.- Tina Seemann, MTM Co-director and Animation Program coordinator, had these thoughts to share about their day: “With November comes our annual trip to the Royal Winter Fair, […]

BONE MOTHER Screening: a Halloween Treat for MTM Students

Posted:November 05 2018

Post Categories: AnimationBlogNews from Max the Mutt

On Tuesday, Oct 30,  Montreal-based animator and director, Dale Hayward, a graduate of Max the Mutt’s animation program, visited us just in time for Halloween! Dale give our students a talk about his work as a stop-motion animator, and gave a special screening of his new award winning, stop-motion animated film, BONE MOTHER !! Film synopsis: “A […]

Once more, Max the Mutt’s Animal Drawing students visit the Royal Ontario Museum !

Posted:October 26 2018

Post Categories: BlogConcept ArtIllustration for Sequential ArtsNews from Max the Mutt

Tina Seemann, Co-director of Max the Mutt and Animation program Coordinator, took our Year 3 Concept Art and Illustration students to the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) for their Animal Drawing course and had this to say about their visit: ” Even though we added 2 new bird skeletons ( a falcon and a pheasant, beautifully […]

ERIK SEGRIFF’S SUMMER JOB AT 9 STORY/BROWN BAG STUDIOS!

Posted:September 01 2018

Post Categories: AnimationBlogNews from Max the Mutt

Tina Seemann paid a visit to Erik Segriff at his summer job Animating and she wanted to share: “I was happy to visit 9 Story Media & Brown Bag Films recently to visit MTM student, Erik Segriff, who had a summer job animating there. Erik is an Classical & Computer Animation & Production student who recently completed his 2nd […]

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! […]

April 28 & 29 Open House, Featuring An Exhibition of Year One Student Art Work !

Posted:March 07 2018

Post Categories: EventsNews from Max the MuttOpen House Information sessions

You are cordially invited to Max the Mutt’s April 28 & 29 Open House exhibition of year one student art work!  Visit us and celebrate with us their impressive achievements! Our Open House, featuring an exhibition of year one student art work, is a special annual event. One of the major differences between Max the […]

Year 4 Animation Student Josh Hill’s Dreams Are Coming True: He’s Animating Classically On A Production!

Posted:February 05 2018

Post Categories: AnimationDiploma ProgramsNews from Max the Mutt

“This is where I have to be!” Josh Hill announced after he toured our Queen St. W. premises back in 2014. He found out about Max the Mutt through a local art supply store in his home town, Orangeville Ontario. After finishing a one-year college program, he was working retail and still drawing in his […]