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Game Art& Design

Student Game Demos on Display

76 Yamaha Xs 500 Wiring Diagram On March 15, 16, and 17, The Art Institutes returned for another action-packed Gaming Expo at SXSW, showcasing games from the talented students at The Art Institute of Austin, The Art Institute of Dallas, The Art Institute of Houston, and The Art Institute of San Antonio.



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I want to put my ideas in play.

Injector Wiring Welcome to one of the hardest things you’ll ever do. If you’re still reading, then you must be up to the challenge. And that’s good, because you’re also in line for a career where you can feed your passion for gaming—and turn the skills you've honed into a career where you do what you love. Your future starts in our Game Art & Design degree programs, where you can learn what you need to become a key player in the game creation process. Using the same kinds of technology professionals use, you’ll explore what it takes to get games into the production pipeline. And get yourself into a dynamic industry. You’ll be surrounded and inspired by other talented, creatively driven students. And you’ll be pushed, challenged, and, above all else, supported by experienced faculty*. It’ll put your talent and commitment to the test. But it could also put you in a position to succeed.

*Credentials and experience levels vary by faculty & instructors.

Degrees Offered

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Game Art & Design

Quarter Credit Hours:
180
Timeframe:
12 Quarters

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Meet our Alumni

  • The Art Institute of Houston alumni Andray Clark

    Andray Clarke

    General Education , 2012

    1937 Dodge Wire Diagram "The Art Institute of Houston opened the doors to design for me. I have always been aware of my passion but didn't have the direction or knowledge to make it work for me."

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    Andray Clarke

    Car Radio Wiring Diagram On Kenwood Kdc 138 Wiring Diagram Color Code Andray A. Clark creates illustrations, animations, and 2D/3D modeling for Superior Energy Completion Services in Houston, Texas. Andray is an active serviceman. He’s spent eight years in the United States Navy, earning the rank of Petty Officer 3rd Class. Andray is the only illustrator within the company and he’s careful to manage each project to ensure it’s completed in a timely manner. “I love my job and the clients love my work, so it is always worth it.”

    97 F150 Fuse Box Diagram 97 Circuit Diagrams Andray is proud to have completed his education and set a positive example for his children. “Most families I knew growing up didn’t see college graduation as a possibility. I’m proud to show my kids that this is one of the many options that can be accomplished by hard work and dedication.” Andray says he comes for a family of creative artists. His mother is a nurse who also works as an artist, decorator, and florist. He enjoys the opportunity to be creative and innovative. “This field is [on the forefront] of technology. The products that we have been trained to produce have multiple end users and [are] in demand.”

    Purchase Used 2009 Buick Enclave Cxl Leather Bose Sound System Power Andray, who in 2012 earned a Bachelor of Science in Design & Technical Graphics from The Art Institute of Houston, says his education opened the door to a career in design. “I have always been aware of my passion [for design] but didn’t have the direction or knowledge to make it work for me.” He recommends that current students work hard and discover their strengths. “Search for what you love and point it toward a career path.” Andray believes that successful illustrators and animators must also stay ahead of the curve. He says that future industry trends include evolving rendering software, using animation and 3D models for marketing, growing minority-owned business, and understanding marketing and educational material.

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  • The Art Institute of Houston alumni Brian Jones

    Brian Jones

    Culinary Arts , 2015

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    Sony Cdx S2000 Wiring Diagram Brian Jones is a culinary assistant at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. He assists in the presentation and preparation of food. “Every day begins and ends with a meeting to discuss events. Stations are assigned and expectations for each of us are given. Stations rotate regularly so that we are able to learn everything equally,” he says.

    Meter Doesn T Load The Circuit Down The Equivalent Circuit Looks Like Brian is excited to be a Disney cast member—a job he describes as “creating happiness.” “The fact that I am able to [make people happy] with food is what I’m most proud of.” He adds that his culinary inspiration is James Beard Foundation Award-winning chef, TV personality, and restaurateur Chef Michael Symon. Living and working at Disney World is also a major perk. “I get into all of the parks for free whenever I want and I experience Disney magic on a daily basis.”

    526 X 538 Jpeg 81Kb 2001 F150 Fuse Box Diagram Http Wwwjustanswer Brian, who in 2015 earned an Associate of Applied Science in Culinary Arts from The Art Institute of Houston, says his education taught him to be a balanced and well-rounded industry professional. “I learned about the importance of attention to detail and consistency.” Brian recommends that current students use fruits and vegetables that are in season and never stop practicing the basics. “The techniques you learn in your skills lab will go with you for your entire career.”

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  • The Art Institute of Houston alumni Joe Pierzchajlo

    Joe Pierzchajlo

    Culinary Management , 2012

    48 Volt Golf Cart Battery Wiring Diagram "I love the fact that I am in the kitchen on a weekly basis but I am also traveling and meeting manufacturers or providing on-site catering."

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    2001 Bmw 540I Fuse Diagram Joe Pierzchajlo is working as an executive chef for Green Plate Foods in Bellaire, TX. He’s responsible for new product research and development, managing the catering staff, and menu planning. Each week, Joe and his team create new products for taste testing—then they fine-tune products that have already been developed. He also meets with contract manufacturers to begin the process of having certain products commercialized for wider distribution.

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    1968 Ford F 250 Wiring Diagram Together With 1960 Ford F100 Wiring Joe, who in 2012 earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Culinary Management from The Art Institute of Houston, says that his education helped him to become a better cook and well-rounded culinary artist. The school’s chef instructors taught him the foundations of classical cooking, while his management classes helped him to gain an understanding of menu costing and accounting. “I love the fact that I am in the kitchen on a weekly basis but I am also traveling and meeting manufacturers or providing on-site catering.”

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What Will I Study?

Game Art Design Study Section

I have the imagination. I need the tools.

How To Wire A Light Switch From A Plug In this competitive industry, companies are looking for creative people who are passionate about the craft of taking a game from concept to market-ready. The curriculum for Game Art & Design will help you prepare to do just that, as you study:

  • Digital Imaging
  • Life Drawing
  • Drawing & Anatomy
  • 2D Animation
  • Digital Storytelling
  • Character and Object Design
  • 3D Modeling
  • Game Art & Design
  • Texture Mapping
  • 3D Animation
  • Material & Lighting
  • Game Modeling
  • Game Production Pipeline
  • Designing Interior Spaces and Worlds

I'm looking for my proving ground.

Pwminverterblockdiagramjpg At The Art Institutes system of schools, creativity is our core, our calling, our culture. Game Art & Design is built on that creative foundation. It’s also built on our knowledge that a creative career is not for the faint of heart. Because it’s tough out there, it’s tough in here. But we temper the tough with the support you need to make your creativity marketable. We provide the mentoring and real-world experience you need to prevail, with faculty* who’ve worked in the field and internship possibilities at successful businesses. Here, you’ll be encouraged and expected to be bold. To take risks. To push yourself and the people around you. So if your heart is telling you that you belong in a creative field, you belong here. It’s the hardest thing you’ll ever love.

*Credentials and experience levels vary by faculty and instructors.

 

Meet our Faculty

Miami International University of Art & Design alumni Marlon Munoz I'm challenged by the opportunity to take my ideas and bring them to life. Marlon Munoz
Visual Effects & Motion Graphics, Miami International University of Art & Design, 2008

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