Digital Scenography and Animation MA
Master Degree Program Digital Stage Design and Animation is closely related to the development of digital technologies and opens for the artist – stage designer endless opportunities to create all kinds of digital objects, characters and spaces. Exploring the techniques of the TV screen, alpha channels and animated masking allows live captured or computer-made characters to be embedded in the digital space simulations. The aim is to prepare artists-stage designers who have in-depth expertise to work with specialized software. The program provides work under one of the following areas - working on advertisement clip, working on a music video or working on a short digital animated film.
Master programs are based on the artistic achievements of the visual arts and theatre of the twentieth century and have focused on identifying unique experimental guidance in career development of artists-stage designers. The purpose of the general academic professionalization is to deepen students' knowledge in the field of modern concepts for the development of the visual arts and theatre. In this respect, their interests are directed to areas of scientific knowledge, such as philosophy, aesthetics, psychology, semiotics. Students must learn to collect and systematize bibliographic units associated with the thesis of the Master project; to create and work with notions directly related to the clarification and formulation of Master thesis. Graduates who have acquired a diploma may exercise the following activities: artist, producer of sophisticated complex performances, film productions and others, requiring management of large design and executive teams; Manager, Director, Deputy Director of artistic and technical issues, chief artist of theatre, film, television, private companies, public non-profit organizations; expert consultant on issues of artistic technical nature of performing arts and film and all forms of public performances under the auspices of ministries, municipalities, community organizations and others; member of scientific teams with creative and exploratory nature.
Artists who have completed Master Degree in Digital Stage Design and Animation can be teachers in all high schools of the arts, work in public administration, produce and distribute works of culture and art.
Prof. Dr. NIKOLAY YORDANOV
Prof. Dr. MAYA DIMITROVA
Lecturer VENTSISLAV KRASTEV
Lecturer VLADIMIR ANDREEV