BRAVO! BRAVO!

With sincere gratitude to those who have spent their educational years at Emile Cohl, we are honored by their very own words of acclaim. Emile Cohl alumni received countless Academy, Annie, BAFTA and NAVGTR Awards both as nominees and winners. Most of them now serve as supervising positions in major studios such as Weta, DreamWorks, Illumination, Marvel, Ubisoft, Disney, etc.

OUR ALUMNI ARE CURRENTLY WORKING AT

Stéphane CERETTI

1996 GRADUATE

VISUAL EFFECTS SUPERVISOR @MARVEL (USA)

 

  • 2017 Academy Awards Nominee for “Best Achievement in Visual Effects” in Doctor Strange
  • 2017 BAFTA Awards Nominee for “Best Achievement in Visual Effects” in Doctor Strange
  • 2015 Academy Awards Nominee for “Best Achievement in Visual Effects” in Guardians of the Galaxy 
  • 2015 BAFTA Awards Nominee for “Best Special Visual Effects” in Guardians of the Galaxy 

Sidney KOMBO

2002 GRADUATE

SENIOR ANIMATOR @WETA (NEW ZEALAND)

 

  • 2018 Annie Award Winner for “Outstanding Achievement for Character Animation” in War for the Planet of the Apes
  • 2015 Annie Award Nominee for “Outstanding Achievement in Character Animation” in Guardians of the Galaxy
  • 2014 Academy Award Winner for “Best Special Effects” in Gravity

Pierre PERIFEL

2003 GRADUATE

SUPERVISING ANIMATOR @DREAMWORKS (USA)

 

  • 2013 Annie Award Nominee for “Character Animation” in Rise of the Guardians
  • 2012 Annie Award Nominee for “Character Animation” in Kung Fu Panda 2
  • 2009 Annie Award Nominee for “Character Animation” in Kung Fu Panda 

Mathieu GRANJON

1999 GRADUATE

CREATIVE DIRECTOR @UBISOFT (FRANCE)

 

  • 2016 E3 Awards Winner for “Best Sports Game” in Steep
  • 2013 BAFTA Awards Nominee for “Best Multiplayer Game” in Assassins Creed III
  • 2012 BAFTA Awards Nominee for “Best Multiplayer Game” in Assassins Creed Revelations
  • 2011 BAFTA Awards Nominee for “Best Multiplayer Game” in Assassins Creed Brotherhood

Sébastien MITTON

1999 GRADUATE

ART DIRECTOR @ARKANE STUDIO (FRANCE)

 

  • 2017 NAVGTR Award Nominee for “Art Direction” in Dishonored 2
  • 2017 Visual Effect Society Award Nominee for “Outstanding Created Environment” and “Outstanding Visual Effects” in Dishonored 2
  • 2013 Visual Effect Society Award Nominee for “Outstanding Real-Time Visuals” in Dishonored

Christophe ARCHINET

1999 GRADUATE

SENIOR CG ARTIST @FRAMESTORE (CANADA)

 

  • 2018 Academy Award Winner for “Best Special Effects” in Blade Runner 2049
  • Worked for Framestore (Canada) on King Arthur: Legend of the Sword and The Legend of Tarzan
  • Worked for Moving Picture Company (UK) on Cinderella and X-Men – Days of Future Past 

FROM LYON, FRANCE TO LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA: BUILDING CELEBRATED ALUMNI

Our alumni have had their work awarded with various prestigious prizes and distinctions and continue to lead the charge of the talentedly developed and mentored artists the Emile Cohl Art Academy will foster stateside, and throughout the world.

A SEISMIC SHIFT IN ART ACADEMY EDUCATION

ECAA is the first Art Academy of its kind in the U.S., and our groundbreaking opportunity to engage and educate the best talent employs momentous curriculum improvements from traditional higher education.

ACCLAIMED ARTISTS CELEBRATE THE ECAA APPROACH TO ART ACADEMY EDUCATION: JOIN US

SUCCESS STARTS HERE: ENGAGE THE PROCESS.

We are accepting applications from diverse talent who is prepared to take their place on the world’s artistic stage. Your talent is the focal point of our admission process. Engage it and allow your portfolio to speak for you.

CHOOSE YOUR NEXT STEP TOWARDS ARTISTIC GREATNESS