At its tenth anniversary conference on November 9, 2012, the International Digital Media and Arts Association presented the Student Showcase Award to East Tennessee State University’s Digital Media Program. The Digital Media Program presented works from 20 students ranging from 3D visual effects and animation, motion graphics, video and print design.
The Digital Media Seniors will be presenting their portfolios to the public, and the Advanced Raster Based imaging students will be presenting their experimental digital art on May 4 at 5:00 in the Digital Media Center. This will include digital animation, digital video, technical direction, game level design, visual effects, and 2D design.
East Tennessee State University Digital Media students Joel Gerlach, Richard Johnson, Matt Tabor, and Harrison Hieb had their entry, “Fingerfight,” selected as one of three category finalists in the “Live Action” category of the 2011 Adobe Design Achievement contest.
The Digital Media Program at ETSU was recognized as the winner among five universities presenting at the International Digital Media and Arts Association Student Showcase for work that demonstrates excellence and innovation in the digital media arts.