The Academy of Art University Alumni Association encompasses a dynamic community of over 25,000 artists, designers and visual communicators around the globe. Membership in the Alumni Association is FREE to all graduates of the Academy and provides networking opportunities both for its members and industry professionals.

    Artisan & Craftsmen Marketplace at the Cannery!

    Starting in September, on the second Sundays of the month, there will be a curated Artisan & Craftsmen Marketplace at the Cannery Courtyard in Del Monte Square. This marketplace is a joint effort between the Fisherman's Wharf Community Benefit District, the Academy of Art University and the Argonaut Hotel. This marketplace will be the first in a series of events to help activate this amazing space with events that can appeal to both locals and visitors.

    If you would like to participate or If you know anybody who would, please point them to the application located at The Marketplace will be from 11-5 pm and there is no cost to the vendors.

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    Bay Area Sound Inc. is looking for an Audio Engineer who is comfortable working in a virtual environment, have schedule flexibility, a sense of humor, and the ability to speak their minds.  Multiple locations, Bay Area, California


    Harvest Preparatory Academy is looking for highly qualified teachers for the 2017-2018 School year.  Goodyear, San Luis, Yuma, Arizona


    Brilliant Earth is searching looking for a Website Merchandising Coordinator to support the management of our online product catalogue and product website assets.  San Francisco, California


    H&L Partners is looking for a copywriter to partner with copywriters to create TV commercials, branded content/web films, radio commercials, out of home and digital advertising.  San Francisco, CA


    Savitude Inc. is looking for a Style Assessment and Evaluation Intern (paid) who will review inventory for design and style.  Bay Area, California

    NetEase Games is coming to ArtU!


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    Galileo is looking for a Summer Instructor (Art/Design, Science, Engineering, Tech, or Outdoor Play):  Imagine spending your summer as a Lead Tech Instructor, learning cutting-edge skills while teaching in classes like Mod Design with Minecraft, 3-D Modeling and Printing, Video Game Design, and more.  Nationwide


    Telltale Games is looking for an Associate Cinematic Artist: Our Cinematics/ Choreography Team is responsible for creating compelling cutscenes, interactive dialogs, and cinematic elements of action sequences coupled with excellent pacing and acting using animation libraries.  San Rafael, California


    Eargo is looking for a Creative Designer: We are searching for an awesome Creative Designer to join our Marketing team, responsible for working on the creative design for Marketing initiatives within existing brand guidelines.  Mountain View, California


    Atelier Kate is looking for a San Francisco based freelance patternmaker to help create a 25-30 piece collection for NYC Fashion Week to be presented in February.  Typically Atelier Kate is based in Paris however because of many events in the US the fall/winter collection will be made in Northern California with a new team.  San Francisco, California


    Robert K. Futterman & Associates, LLC is looking for a Digital Marketing Coordinator, responsible for the day-to-day management and execution of all Corporate and New York metro region digital marketing efforts and reports directly to the Executive Vice President, Marketing & Communications.  New York, New York

    Alumni, you are invited to the VR Summit 2016!

    The innovative Dec. 8 VR Summit 2016 will feature a panel of prominent figures from the world of virtual reality, along with work from our advanced students participating in the Academy's VR program. Panelists will share insights on this emerging technology in film, production, platforms, animation, gaming and creative methodology. Experience virtual reality for yourself and view a showcase of student work in VR from the Schools of Motion Pictures & TelevisionCommunications & Media TechnologiesAnimation & Visual EffectsGame Development and more.

    Selling More Than Your Art – Wed., Nov. 30th



    · Cecilia Chia, Director of SF gallery Glass Rice
    · Diane Pascual, ArtU Alum & Creative Director of Prism Light Studios
    · Lisa Taylor, ArtU Alum & Gallery Artist and Instructor


    Women in Concept Art Panel is Coming to ArtU – Tuesday, Nov. 15th!


    How to Start & Keep Networking – Wed., Nov. 9th



    Christian Prieto, ArtU Alum & Motion Graphics Designer at TBWA\Chiat\Day Ad Agency

    Abigail Gómez, ArtU Alum & Commissioner for the Virginia Commission for the Arts & Owner/Artist of Pretty Girl Painting

    Caleb Montoya, Current Online Student & Concept Artist/Scenario Writer at Serenity Forge Game Studios



    You're Invited: November Exhibitions, November 2nd-27th 2016. Opening Receptions Thursday November 3rd, 5:30-7:30PM.


    BLIZZARD is Coming to ArtU - Wednesday, Nov. 9th at Morgan Auditorium from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm