The Animation Workshop in Viborg enjoys a strong and wide reputation due to the top educations the school provide for the international film industry.
The Animation Workshop strives to make the best foundation for specialised educations and courses in animation and is dedicated to the development of all aspects of the profession – both artistically and commercially.
The Animation Workshop is defined by the talent studying and working within its walls. Talent and craft have absolute focus. It is the school’s mission to create the best thinkable social settings, production facilities, guidance and information for development and production.
The Animation Workshop has a significant large number of Danish and international partners and the school puts a lot of effort into finding the right partnerships as well as being present at festivals, conferences, conventions and markets.
Every year, students from all over the world apply to attend the school. At present, about half of the students come from abroad. Classes are taught in English contributing to the international feel of the community. The faculty consists of professionals from the animation industry, making the classes both up to date with the latest processes and very specific in every detail.
Besides the education, the Animation Workshop is involved in an Artist in Residence program called “Open Workshop”, courses within Professional Training and they work closely together with “The Animated Learning Lab” which is working with animation as a didactic learning tool for teachers and schools.
The animation legend, Richard Williams said about the Animation Workshop: “One of the most dedicated animation institutions in the world” – Come have a look for yourself!
The Animation Workshop offers:
- 3 bachelor degree educations
- Professional training courses
- Artist in residence programme
- Knowledge and research about animation as a didactic learning tool
- Partnerships within animation projects
- World class animation community