Category Archives: Events

Most events listed are hosted by our local chapter and are free for all chapter members.
Members of the public are welcome to join us; the entry fee for most events is $5.00 for non-members.

Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH Masterclass/Job Fair 2018

[ 2018-11-3; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ] Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH Masterclass 2018 : Professional Day/Job Fair

A chance to meet with the studios and senior artists.

Date: Saturday 3rd November 2018

Time: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Venue: Enmore Centre for Design, Edgeware Road, Enmore

Sessions & Speakers:

TBA but we’ll certainly by having:

Showreel Speed Dates with Studios & Industry Reps

So get your reel/portfolio ready to bring […]

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Meet the future – Omar Dabbagh

[ 2018-11-7; 7:00 pm; ] Meet the future – Omar Dabbagh

Date: Wednesday 7th November

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Meet The Artist – Omar Dabbagh

Omar Dabbagh (formerly with Animal Logic and currently Digital Manager Technical Art, Aristocrat) whose credits include:
Walking with Dinosaurs
The Lego Movie
The Lego Batman Movie
The Master
The Ninjago Lego Movie
will present a session for everyone readying […]

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Meet The Artist – Andrew Silke

[ 2019-03-6; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet The Artist – Andrew Silke

Date: Wednesday 6th March 2019

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Meet The Artist – Andrew Silke, 3D Animator & Filmmaker

Andrew is an award-winning animator and 3d generalist whose credits include: Gravity, Avatar, the Harry Potter films and the Happy Feet movies. An AFI nominee and the creator of the […]

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Meet The Artist — Michela Ledwidge

[ 2018-10-3; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] HOLD THE PRESS!

Due to a family emergency, our invited speaker is unable to join us in October but the amazing Michela Ledwidge has much to share with us about her brilliant career as a pioneer in CGI and emerging creative practise and so please com and …

Meet The Artist — Michela Ledwidge

Date: Wednesday 3rd October

Time: […]

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Meet the Studio – altVFX

[ 2018-09-5; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet the Studio – altVFX

Date: Wednesday 5th September

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Executive Producer Tyrone Estephan and VR Creative Technologist Raymond Leung – altVFX

Alt.vfx is a world-leading visual effects and post-production company with studios in Brisbane, Sydney, Los Angeles and Melbourne.

We are owned and driven by a collective of leading artists and producers, […]

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Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH & JMC present a Special Event with Tom Sito

[ 2018-08-10; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH & JMC Special Event with Tom Sito

Date: Friday 10th August 2018

Time: midday to 1pm

Venue: Main Auditorium, L2 JMC Academy

Speaker: Tom Sito

We are happy to announce a talk by Tom Sito — an American animator included by Animation Magazine in their list of the One Hundred Most Important People in Animation.

Tom Sito’s […]

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Meet The Artist: Angela Cerasi

[ 2018-08-1; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet The Artist: Angela Cerasi – Film & TV Colourist

Date: Wednesday 1st August 2018

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Angela Cerasi, Film & TV Colourist

Angela Cerasi, Film & TV Colourist with more than a decade of experience in both long and short form work, with credits spanning Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby to commercials […]

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Meet The Artist: Brandon Hendroff – Storyboard Artist

[ 2018-06-6; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet The Artist: Brandon Hendroff – Storyboard Artist

Date: Wednesday 6th June 2018

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Brandon Hendroff

Brandon is a Storyboard & Conceptual designer with 30 years experience and about 2000x Commercial projects and 20 Feature film Projects under his belt; principally in Film design, although his wide-ranging skills enable him to create […]

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Meet the Artist: Mark van den Bergen

[ 2018-05-2; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet The Artist: Mark van den Bergen

Date: Wednesday 2nd May 2018

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Mark van den Bergen

Mark is a VFX Artist with experience as a VFX Supervisor and Compositing Supervisor. His passion for using new technologies to achieve a director’s creative goals on music videos and films has taken him around […]

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Meet The Artist: Wayne Haag

[ 2018-04-4; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet The Artist: Wayne Haag

Date: Wednesday 4th April 2018

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Wayne Haag

Wayne Haag – Concept Artist, Fine Artist, Illustrator for clients in a variety of industries including publishing, film/tv, fine art and for private commission.

Film Credits include.

Alien: Covenant
The Scorch Trials
Gods of Egypt
Unbroken
Maze Runner
The Wolverine
Knowing
The Fourth Magi
Superman Returns
Seven Swords of Mt […]

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