Friday, May 27, 2011

NEW - "Animal Anatomy" with Jonny Kuo~!!

This is a great foundational class for any one interested in creature design and would like to learn how to make their designs look functional from inside out. Semester start Saturday, June 4th~!!

"Zbrush Character Creation" with Bryan Wynia~!!

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Rockstar NYC looking for in house Illustrator

Rockstar Games is looking for highly talented artists to work out of its NYC based office.

The successful candidate will be working on a variety of exciting, creative, and cutting edge projects.

The ability to work quickly and efficiently as part of a team, take direction, and maintain a positive attitude under pressure is crucial.

For more information, visit their website at

Friday, May 6, 2011

Suckerpunch & Bulletstorm Concept Art~!!

Here are some concept work Kevin have done for "Suckerpunch" & "Bulletstorm". Enjoy~!!


Monday, May 2, 2011

CDA Summer 2011 enrollment starts now~!!

Hi Everyone,

It is May 2nd and the Summer 2011 brochure is officially released today and ready for enrollment~!!

Please read through our enrollment instructions and school policy before you reserve your classes:

All sign-up are accepted by e-mail only and on a first come first serve basis.

Due to the heavy volume of e-mail, please allow us 3~4 days to process your reservation request.

Thanks for your interest and hope to see you next semester~!!

Kevin Chen

Sunday, May 1, 2011

Summer 2011 Enrollment Status (updated 8/6/11 12AM)

(*** Click on class title for art & class descriptions ***)


- none -

Adv. Entertainment Design with C. Arellano - Full
Adv. Storyboard with Jay Oliva - Full
Adv. Vis Com with Darren Quach - Locked
Analytical Figure Drawing with Kevin Chen (Sun) - Full
Analytical Figure Drawing with Kevin Chen (Tues) - Full
Animal Anatomy with Jonny Kuo - Locked
Character Design 2 with Kevin Chen - Full
Cinematic Storyboard with Jay Oliva - Full
Color and Lighting with Bill Perkins - Full
Creature Design with Jerad Marantz - Full
Environment Design with James Paick (Mon) - Full
Environment Design with James Paick (Wed) - Full
Figure Invention for Animation with Radford Sechrist - Full
Head & Figure Drawing with Kevin Chen - Full
Intro to Character Design with Shiyoon Kim - Full
Intro to Digital Painting with Jason Scheier - Full
Maya for Concept Design with Felix Jorge - Canceled
Sketching for Environment with Ed Li - Full
Story Dev for Animation with Radford Sechrist - Full
Vehicles & Props with Brian Yam - Full
Vis Comp 1: Dynamic Sketching with Peter Han - Full
Zbrush Character Creation with Bryan Wynia - Full

3 Day Composition Workshop with Marshall Vandruff - Locked
Digital Illustration with Jaime Jones - Full
Film Character Design with Charlie Wen - Full
Visual Storytelling with Sam Michlap - Locked

(*** For all FULL classes or workshops, there is a waiting list available. Sign up if you wish to be notified when there are any last minute openings from cancellations. Thanks. ***)