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VCFA Visual Art student Corey Pickett wins International Sculpture Center Award

Corey Pickett has been selected for the International Sculpture Center's prestigious "Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award for 2017." Corey will graduate from the MFA in Visual Art program this upcoming summer residency.


Film Faculty member Till Schauder wins DocFilmMusic Award at Krakow Film Festival

WHEN GOD SLEEPS, a documentary directed by MFA in Film Faculty member Till Schauder, won the International DocFilmMusic Competition—the Golden Heynal Award—at the 57th Krakow Film Festival.


Annual Writing for Children & Young Adults alumni auction coming June 16

It's time for our annual Writing for Children & Young Adults alumni auction!

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Garrett Steele (‘16) and faculty member Ravi Krishnaswami win AMP award

VCFA faculty member Ravi Krishnaswami and alumnus Garrett Steele (’16) took home the Best Original Song at the 5th Annual AMP Awards for Music and Sound on May 23 in New York City!


Aaron Cecchini-Butler (’16) wins BMI composers award

MFA in Music Composition alumnus Aaron Cecchini-Butler (’16) was recently named one of the winners of the 65th annual BMI Student Composer Awards.

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