MCA Presents 2017 Animation and Digital Media Senior Showcase

Contact: Marilyn Koester
Communications Manager (901) 272-5113

May 9, 2017



Digital Media ShowcaseMemphis College of Art Presents 2017 Animation and Digital Media Senior Showcase

Free showcase event features 14 films of graduating seniors


WHAT:           2017 Animation and Digital Media Senior Showcase, featuring a collection of 14 films by graduating seniors

  • Graduating seniors showcased in the event include: Jeremy Clark, Callie Do, Dezmond Gipson, Ariel Jackson, Alison Johnson, Shavonne Johnson, Taylor Johnson, Julia Lasseter, Von Muren, Liddy Ortego, Ishmaa’iyl Perez, Sarah Rhea, Jessica Skinner, and Jabriel Woodall.
  • In addition to featuring the work of graduating seniors, the event will showcase films by underclassmen as a preview to the future work and talent to come from the Animation and Digital Media programs at Memphis College of Art.
  • The event is free and open to the public.

WHEN:           May 12, 2017, 6pm

WHERE:         Memphis College of Art – Callicott Auditorium

1930 Poplar Avenue, Overton Park, Memphis, TN 38104

WHY: Memphis College of Art hosts a film showcase for graduating seniors each year, showcasing films created by seniors in the Animation and Digital Media programs. The event allows both the MCA community and the public to view the exciting talents and trends coming out of the Animation and Digital Media programs at Memphis College of Art. The showcase enables graduating seniors to show and celebrate the culmination of their studies, and offers underclassmen an opportunity to present their current projects.

For media inquiries, contact Communications Manager Marilyn Koester by email at or by phone at (901) 272-5113.

Images: Showcase Invitation; Ishmaa’iyl Perez Hero Shot (group of four figures); Liddy Ortego Hero Shot (figure with tree).

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