The Animation Workshop is a 26-year-old animation film school located in Viborg, Denmark. It is a part of VIA University College’s School of Creative Industries and is Scandinavia’s leading animation institution, with activities in the areas of education, culture, communication and business. To this effect it benefits from a strong international network of artists, professionals, companies, funding institutions and partner schools. It consists of:
– Bachelor of Arts, in the 3 lines of study: Character Animation, Computer Graphic Arts and Graphic Storytelling.
– Professional Training (all projects supported by Creative Europe): Animation Sans Frontières, 3D Character Animation, AniDox:Lab, The 15-week VFX course
– Open Workshop: a production, development and residency center supported by the Danish Film Institute and Viborg Kommune.
– The Drawing Academy: classical drawing from A to Z.
– Animated Learning Lab (ALL): an autonomous development department within The Animation Workshop. The objective of the department is to acknowledge animation as an alternative learning- and communication tool.
– The Arsenal (Arsenalet): a cluster of creative companies, situated right next to The Animation Workshop.