MFA 2 Mid-Residency Show: 'Wake Work' by Bradley Thompson
MFA 2 Mid-Residency Show: 'Wake Work' by Bradley Thompson

California Institute of the Arts is renowned internationally as a game-changer in the education of professional artists. The transformative cultural impact of our alumni shows why: We bring out visionary creative talent unlike any other university, school or conservatory. An all-inclusive community for a diversity of authentic voices, CalArts today offers more than 70 comprehensive degree programs in the visual, performing, media and literary arts.


CalArtians Among American Independent Lineup at AFI Fest

Featuring the best of independent filmmaking this year, the American Independents boundary-pushing lineup includes Communion Los Angeles by Peter Bo Rappmund (Film/Video-Music 10) and Adam R. Levine (Film/Video MFA 10) and Jinn by Nijla Mu'min (Film/Video, Creative Writing MFA 13). 

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Ian Walker

Ian Walker
Composition BFA 15

My mother was a pianist and my first piano teacher. I sang as a child, took a break right around adolescence when my voice dropped, and I began singing again in rock bands when I was 15 or 16. After some classical training I...

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