Upcoming events

MAY 2018
Nordic Game 2018 2018

Slagthuset

May 23, 2018 - May 25, 2018
699.00 EUR - Full price pass

The Nordic Game conference is held annually in Malmö, Sweden. The 2018 edition of Nordic Game will take place on 23-25 May at Slagthuset, a beautiful venue near the Malmö city centre, and only minutes away from Copenhagen Airport. As the leading games conference in Europe, we have a lot to offer, including a program filled with the best speakers from the global industry and our own Nordic heroes, access to international exhibitors and 2000+ professionals, world-class hospitality and a host of networking events, such as MeetToMatch • Expo • Discovery Day • Nordic Game Awards • Gala Dinner • and renowned Nordic Party.

Convention | Jacob Riis
IFCC 2018

Kino Europa + 3 other

May 28, 2018 - Jun 02, 2018
420.00 EUR - Ticket

IFCC, or Independant Festival of Creative Communication, is one of the best known Boonika/Boonar projects. Its primary goal is to promote authorship and creativity through education and rewarding, especially in the field of art and design within the entertainment industry, publishing and advertising.

Festival | Marko Prpic
JUNE 2018
Art Weekend 2018

Sommières, South of France and Saint-Georges, Switzerland

Jun 01, 2018 - Jun 03, 2018
209.00 EUR - Knight - 3 days 246.00 EUR - Master - 3 days + 2 resting days

3 days, 5 famous speakers, limited to 100 attendees, 2 countries. The Art Weekend is an incredibly powerful moment of sharing, friendship, creativity and so much more in a small format... A perfect parenthesis between all the big events. Ticket include all the conferences, accommodations, food and drinks.

Festival | Wardenlight Studio
Syn Studio Gathering of Masters 2018 2018

Syn Studio, Montreal

Jun 28, 2018 - Jul 01, 2018

Syn Studio’s Gathering of Masters is a small, laid back festival with lots of socializing and interaction between the invited guests and and participating artists. A mix of talks, interactive workshops and fun activities, it is a gathering where artists share their knowledge, connect with each other and work together to develop and push the boundaries of their illustration, design and art direction skills.

Workshop | Arun Rajagopalan
VISUAL MATTERS - THE ART OF VISUAL DEVELOPMENT WITH ARMAND SERRANO JUNE 29 - JULY 1, 2018 2018

IDEA Academy

Jun 29, 2018 - Jul 01, 2018
399.00 EUR - Full Proce 349.00 EUR - Discounted price with “Bring a friend…” promotion

A study of Armand Serrano's visual development process in creating believable worlds and atmospheres. This is a break down of what has worked for him through the years in visual development and concept design.

Workshop | IDEA Academy
AUGUST 2018
Industry Workshops 2018

Aug 17, 2018 - Aug 19, 2018

Industry Workshops is a collective of London based creatives with a shared interest in establishing a broad based and vibrant visual arts community through continued education.

Festival | Daniel Matthews
d2 Conferences 2018

Metropol Theater

Aug 24, 2018 - Aug 25, 2018

For two days each year, the d2 Vienna hosts one of the largest gatherings of architectural visualization artists in the world. Converging from 26 countries worldwide, attendees from visualization studios, architecture offices, advertising agencies, and software companies come together to share knowledge and meet new faces in the industry.

Festival | Jason Bergeron
Edge Control 2018

Daniel's Spectrum

Aug 25, 2018 - Aug 26, 2018

Edge Control Expo is 2-day local event in Toronto, Canada that we started last year where we bring 6 professional artists in the art industry from around the world to share their knowledge & experience with the community here. Our guest speakers do lectures and demos, along with portfolio reviews with other industry veterans that we invite to the event as well.

Festival | Dhenzel Obeng
Draw Break 3 2018

Tecmilenio Campus Ferrería

Aug 29, 2018 - Sep 01, 2018
30.00 USD - 3 days pass 15.00 USD - 1 day pass

Draw Break is an illustration event in México City with artist invited from different countries, with live demos, workshops and lectures.

Meeting | Oscar Seal
SEPTEMBER 2018
Derek Thompson's Masterclass "CREATURE FEATURE - concept, structure & scene for Creature Design" 2018

MACRO

Sep 14, 2018 - Sep 16, 2018
300.00 EUR - Early bird price: before April 15th 349.00 EUR - Discounted price: before June 15th 399.00 EUR - Full price: from June 16th onwards

MEN IN BLACK, THE MUMMY, STAR WARS: Episode III and the upcoming INCREDIBLES 2 are just some of the movies he has contributed to! Don't miss the chance to take part in this amazing 3 days Masterclass with DEREK THOMPSON, story artist e supervisor at Pixar!

Workshop | IDEA Academy
Splash 2018

Czech University of Life Sciences Prague

Sep 22, 2018 - Sep 23, 2018

The unique czech event bringing a lot of information of 2D and 3D graphics, animation, post-production and other creative industries, all in two days of lectures, workshops and accompanying program. SPLASH is the follower of the legendary conference MAXCON (2005-2012), which held gained a good reputation across disciplines and got favourable attendance for many years. At present, more and more rapidly evolving world of computer graphics and the growing interest among young users, however, required a new concept of the event.

Festival | Michal Benda
Trojan Horse was a Unicorn 2018

Sep 24, 2018 - Sep 29, 2018

Trojan Horse was a Unicorn went from being a five-day digital art festival to an organization that psychologically, technically, and educationally supports the global digital artist and ensures that the world understands and celebrates their artistry and craft.

Festival | Andre Luis
2018 ZBrush Summit 2018

Sep 27, 2018 - Sep 30, 2018
0.00 USD -

JOIN US AS WE CONTINUE TO BRING THE ZBRUSH COMMUNITY TOGETHER IN A GLOBAL PHENOMENON THAT IS THE ZBRUSH SUMMIT. DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY TO CONNECT WITH ZBRUSH ARTISTS AT THE 2018 ZBRUSH SUMMIT ON SEPTEMBER 27TH – 30TH. WITH AN INTERNATIONAL AUDIENCE NUMBERING IN THE HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS, THE ANNUAL ZBRUSH SUMMIT IS THE YEAR'S BIGGEST EVENT FOR THE COMMUNITY OF ARTISTS CENTERED ON THE ACADEMY AWARD® WINNING ZBRUSH SOFTWARE.

Festival | Paul Gaboury
OCTOBER 2018
Pixelatl 2018

Las Mañanitas Hotel

Oct 04, 2018 - Oct 08, 2018

El Festival Pixelatl links Latina American digital creators with the global industry. For six days brings together executives, professionals, students, and students from all areas of the audiovisual work from around the world from Mexico. Animation, video games and comic books.

Festival | Jose Iñesta
Playgrounds: The Art Department 2018

Klokgebouw

Oct 04, 2018 - Oct 05, 2018
65.00 EUR - super early bird

A 2 day conference on concept art for films, animation and games. 40+ of the world’s leading and inspirational artists and designers meet up in the Dutch capitol of design Eindhoven. Character design, concept art, background visuals, character building, robotics, props: every single detail a crew has to think of and decide upon before they can get start actually making the film. For two days we immerse ourselves in the magic of visual storytelling.

Festival | Paulien Mandos
DAC-FRA 2018

DJH JugendHerberge Frankfurt

Oct 05, 2018 - Oct 07, 2018

DAC-FRA is a new Digital Art Conference in Frankfurt where artists of all levels can come together to learn cool stuff, meet new people and enjoy 3 days of inspiring talks, workshops, live demos, portfolio reviews and more. 2017 is our first edition and the whole concept this year is to have a close connection between speakers and participants. For this reason we chose to host the conference at a centrally located hostel in Frankfurt, as well as accommodate all speakers there. Participants who choose to stay at the hostel will be fully immersed in the conference for 3 days as well as be able to see and talk to their favourite speakers for breakfast, lunch and dinner. This way we hope the connection between everyone is never lost and the potential for creative encounters remains high.

Festival | Danijel Beljan
SEPTEMBER 2918
Promised Land 2918

Sep 29, 2918 - Oct 02, 2018

CD PROJEKT RED, creators of The Witcher series of games, the city of Łódź, Poland and EC1 Łódź, are proud to announce that Promised Land returns this year to once more unite creative industry professionals from around the world. This year’s event will take place from September 3rd to September 6th in the EC1 Łódź centre — a former power station, now fully modernised and serving as a centre for culture and science.

Festival | Marek Madej