The MFA Lighting Design Program offered at Parsons, is one of our favorites. Many Ashcan portfolio prep students have successfully applied to the program. When you apply to any of these three programs Parsons requests that you submit the following two item for your Art Portfolio:
Over the past 15 years we’ve helped thousands of students successfully apply to the top Illustration programs most with scholarships Illustrators create work that is consumed, enjoyed and valued by society and reflect current cultural events and more. As a BFA Illustration program graduate you can pursue careers in illustration, comics, graphic novels, publishing, toy and product design, pattern and surface design, advertising, motion graphics, fine art, animation, and installation design. Future Jobs include....
Jerry was a student in Ashcan’s Portfolio Preparation Program, and he was accepted into many of the top art school and university BFA Architecture programs with scholarships. Jerry had interests in varying disciplines, notably in the performing and visual arts, and always found art to be the easiest outlet to express himself and have fun [...]
Admissions committees for each of these Illustration & Animation Programs seek portfolios that show evidence of strong, creative life drawing skills, artistic originality, and the potential to tell stories and develop characters using sequential imagery. They value artwork that reveals a unique and imaginative voice, that showcases yours artistic interests and conceptual abilities. If you plan to apply to these, or other competitive Illustration and/or Animation Programs here are some Ashcan Studio classes that can help you: