In Ariel Jeong’s world, walking robotic cars don’t just exist in movies. Jeong is a BFA graduate of Academy of Art University’s School of Industrial Design. She’s also the sole industrial designer for Hyundai’s Center for Robotic-Augmented Design in Living Experiences—CRADLE for short. Jeong and the team at CRADLE create real, working vehicles that can change the future, on and off the road.
Mr. Pyle is an internationally sought-after artist, working with clients from New York to Tokyo. His clients include Microsoft, Pacific Bell, Safeway, Avis, Ask Jeeves, Sun Microsystems, Reader’s Digest, The New York Times, The Boston Globe, Atlantic Monthly, Redbook, Good Housekeeping, McCall’s, Penguin, Bantam, Book of the Month Club, Houghton Mifflin, Seattle Opera, Nisshin Foods, and the Chicago Museum of Science and Technology.
Our location in the San Francisco Bay Area, one of the world’s capitals for art and design, positions us as a unique school able to provide students with truly unique opportunities to collaborate with other designers beyond the classroom.
The School of Communications & Media Technology hosts industry events that create an insider network connecting you with professionals in the industry. Enjoy unique opportunities to pursue worthwhile partnerships in multimedia production, such as collaborations with artists, designers, and innovators outside of the classroom.
Meet our newest graduate program offerings! Further your knowledge and accelerate your career by pursuing advanced study in the subject you love. Master a discipline in as little as four semesters with a Master of Arts (MA) degree, or take your mastery to the next level with a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degree in six semesters.
Academy School of Fashion graduate Zhao Wu had already launched his own fashion line before graduating with a BFA in 2013. Here he talks about his experience at the Academy, the progress of the firm he co-heads with partner Chenling Fan, and their next steps.
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No other school offers better training and more hands-on learning experiences for art history careers than Academy of Art University. We pride ourselves in doing an exceptional job preparing you to excel as a professional art historian. Our degree programs are designed to give graduates a comprehensive toolbox of marketable skills that lead to success in their field.