SPC’s first Creative Career Summit brought successful artists like Al Pitrelli, Esteban Valdez, and Josh Sullivan to the St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus to speak to creatives among students and the community.
Check out the new Microsoft Surface Studio computers at SPC’s Seminole Campus that will benefit the college’s drawing, animation, and digital arts students.
St. Petersburg mural art is all the rage recently. Almost everywhere you go in downtown St. Petersburg, people are talking about the artists who have turned the streets into an open air art gallery. St. Petersburg College students experienced the urban art form firsthand recently when they partnered with WEDU PBS to produce Concrete Canvas, … Continue reading St. Petersburg mural art featured on WEDU PBS video produced by SPC students
The SEmmy Awards (Seminole Emmys) is a multi-campus/department event sponsored by the Digital Arts, Media and Interactive Web Design department located on the Seminole campus. Now in its 12th year, the SEmmy Awards bring together SPC students and local Pinellas High School students to compete in various categories such and videography, graphic arts, music, web … Continue reading SEmmy Awards application open
On Oct. 2, 2016 Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art (LRMA)will open its newest exhibitions: SPC Visual Art Faculty Show 2016, a special exhibition featuring the work of many of the college’s visual arts educators, and Satirical Opera: The Beggar’s Opera by Abraham Rattner and The Threepenny Opera by Jack Levine, an exhibition featuring two portfolios by two accomplished printmakers. … Continue reading SPC Arts Faculty to Exhibit at LRMA
This year’s local Comic Con (Pinellas Comic and Maker Con- PCMCON) brought more than five thousand people to St. Petersburg College (SPC)Seminole Campus on Saturday, Sept. 10. Now in its third year, the Comic Con convention is doing better than ever! Comic Con draws crowds to SPC Seminole Campus The free annual Comic Con event … Continue reading Comic Con Pinellas celebrates creativity
St. Petersburg College Digital Arts student Stephanie Buss completed an internship for drawing during the spring semester. “I was originally tentative to attend SPC,” Buss said. “But I found that the staff and professors are very dedicated to their students, making sure they learn and succeed.” Buss spent the semester working for Individuality LTD. She … Continue reading Drawing, digital arts and internships #spcinspires
St. Petersburg College Digital Arts students Anna Marie Mazza, Clio Perkins, David Quintana and Maddie Stubbs brought their heart, creativity and work ethic. SPC provided the foundation for the four to excel and achieve a placement in their dream programs at Florida State University, the Ringling College of Art and Design and the University of Florida. “I wasn’t born … Continue reading Digital creatives headed for success
St. Petersburg College Digital Arts Student Adam Ricketts won the Special Jury Award in the Youth Documentary Category at the recent World Arts Film Festival in Jacksonville. The award-winning film, Ability: A journey with Rachel, follows the journey of current Miss Florida Collegiate Rachel Barcellona. The festival is produced in collaboration with World Arts Education, an … Continue reading SPC Digital Arts student honored at World Arts Film Festival
St. Petersburg College alumni, Taylor Hajash, is a successful independent third-party video game developer for Nintendo and Microsoft. He attributes his success to the knowledge he received from St. Petersburg College’s Digital Arts, Media and Interactive Web Design program. Hajash acknowledges that compared to other universities, SPC is the most affordable and gives students the skills they need to … Continue reading SPC digital arts grad works for Nintendo, Microsoft