2020 Digital Arts Summer Camp

2020 DIGITAL ARTS SUMMER CAMP

SESSION 1: June 22 – June 26
SESSION 2: July 13 – July 17
9:00 am – 5:00 pm

DIGITAL ARTS SUMMER CAMP UPDATE:

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, and to comply with the local government stay at home orders, we are cancelling the 2020 Digital Arts Summer Camp.  We appreciate your interest and look forward to offering the camp next summer.

What does your summer look like? 

OPEN TO HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
COMMUTERS ONLY, NO CAMPUS HOUSING OPTION

Learn. Create. Make friends.

If you’re a maker, creator, or artist or if you have a creative high school student with an interest in film, graphic design, music recording, or animation + visual effects, join us for our Digital Media Arts Summer Camp 2020. 

This year we are offering two unique sessions. Our first one-week summer camp experience offers four studio workshops for creative high school age learners to choose from. 

Session #1  June 22 – 26  (9:00am – 5:00pm)
Film Production
Music Recording
Animation/ VFX
Graphic Design

Our second one-week summer camp is dedicated entirely to film production. Our campus provides students with resources to immerse themselves in these digital art disciplines and explore creative talent, develop an artistic voice, and walk away with material for a portfolio.

Session #2  July 13 – July 17 (9:00am – 5:00pm)
Film Production ONLY

WHO YOU ARE

The Digital Arts Summer Camp is for you if you:

  • Are 15-18 years old at the time of enrollment
  • Are passionate about the visual storytelling you see in films, television shows, video games, and streaming media
  • Are passionate about graphic design & interactive media, or animation & digital art
  • Want to gain college-level experience on our Chicago campus

WHAT YOU’LL STUDY

The 2020 Digital Arts Summer Camp is a two-session series of one week courses. You can choose just one session or both that we’ve designed so you build a portfolio of experience in different aspects of the digital media arts.

WORKSHOPS

Collaborate with a team of young artists like yourself to create original short films. Learn screenwriting, directing, producing, cinematography and editing.  Use professional tools like cameras, hardware, and software to bring your story to life on the big screen.

Bring your ideas to life. Create logos, promotional graphics, posters, and t-shirt designs. Learn graphic software tools and techniques. Find out how the pros use typography, image, line, and color to capture attention and get their message across.

Create digital 3D models + special effects. Learn the basics of design + production plus media + motion skills that can be utilized in movies, apps, games, and more. 

Step into our music studio and practice the art and science of recording and mixing music. Learn how to train your ears and combine recorded elements into high-quality, effective mixes in a variety of genre. Students will work with a real artist in the studio and use modern recording equipment and client service skills to turn a great song into a great record.

 

MEALS

You have the option of bringing your own lunch, or you can choose to pay $75 more per session for a catered lunch.


TUITION & FEES

Tuition:  $500 (Full tuition payment is required to hold spot)
Catered lunch option: $75

What’s included:
• Program course instruction & supervision  – led by industry pro instructors and college alumni
• Supplies and Materials

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

  • Studio Workshop instruction & supervision – led by industry pro instructors and college alumni
  • Industry Guest Speakers
  • Industry Standard Equipment, Supplies and Materials
  • Daily Afternoon Snacks
  • Camper’s Kit
  • Friday Showcase – Pizza Lunch (parents/guardians and friends invited)

QUESTIONS?

Bruce Winston, Director of Summer Camp Programs
bruce.winston@columbiacollege.edu
312-506-0714 

Digital Arts Summer Camp Application

Apply for our Digital Arts Summer Camp. Spaces are limited.

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