10am October 4th thru 10am October 5th, 2013 SCAD Atlanta
Think you’re tough? Are you a creative mastermind? Do you think you
have what it takes to pull off artistic wizardry under impossible
deadlines? Then clear your schedule and let’s see what you’re made of.
Led by faculty, students from multiple disciplines endeavor to create
completed works of art during this 24 hour art marathon. The event
begins promptly at 10am on Friday, Sept. 28th. Participants should bring
their own art supplies, but coffee and food will be provided throughout
Challenges are offered in a variety of disciplines,
across many majors. Check the challenges tab to determine what category
is the best fit for you. Email your faculty leaders with any questions.
There will be prizes and giveaways and in some cases showings for those
who can complete their artwork.
Can you generate?
Based on the 24 hour comic challenge created by cartoonist Scott
McCloud, SCAD Sequential Art students are challenged to create a 24 page
black and white print ready comic in 24 hours from a blank slate. It's
the ultimate sequential art challenge! 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes furnished by IDW Publishing!
UPDATE!! 1st prize winner gets an exclusive portfolio review from IDW CEO TED ADAMS AND AN ARTIST'S EDITION BOOK!! More prizes and good things to be announced.
ANIM: Animation Challenge
Interest meeting in ATL Digital Media Center Room 355 Wednesday October 2nd at 8pm. General overview of the challenge and introduction of the challenge sponsors. The sponsors and a wrestler or two will be on campus for the interest meeting.
Student will work in teams of 3 to create show concepts for a
teen/adult animated series starring a very bitter, very angry, unlikely
hero: Jake the Snake Roberts. Jake and a few other retired wrestlers
from the golden age of WWF wrestling will be sponsoring the challenge
along with Floyd and Cartoon Network helping students develop show
ideas. Their own production team will be on site-filming the event for
the viral documentary series featuring Diamond Dallas Page and Jake the
Snake. (Featured recently on ESPN.) Guest critiques from Cartoon
Network and Floyd County animators lined up for the event.
Location: Start in room 310 then Rm 374
Movie passes, DVDs, and cash. The winning team will also have the
opportunity to work on a professional Kickstarter-funded pitch with the
Faculty Leader: Prof. Matthew Maloney firstname.lastname@example.org