At this year’s Nuit Blanche celebration at the Gladstone Hotel, you will be invited to participate in the remaking of a very disturbing segment of cinematic history and become part of a collective nightmare!
A Collective Nightmare – is a Seneca College faculty led, student executed project specially formulated by JoAnn Purcell for Nuit Blanche 2013.
JoAnn Purcell is the Program Coordinator of the Independent Illustration Diploma and past coordinator of the Animation Arts Centre at Seneca College. As Faculty she teaches drawing, painting, colour theory and art and illustration history. She is also a founding partner in ACME Digital Pictures (a division of ACME Pictures), a successful animation and VFX production company in Toronto. She has years of hands on experience as a visual artist, animator and VFX artist. JoAnn holds a Masters in Art History from York University and an A.O.C.A from the Ontario College of Art and Design.
Seneca College’s School of Creative Arts and Animation is located at the Seneca@York campus. Full time programs here include game art, animation, visual effects, illustration, digital photography, digital media, acting, music production, graphic design and documentary filmmaking. With 10 campuses across the Greater Toronto Area, Seneca offers degrees, diplomas and graduate certificates renowned for their quality and respected by employers. Combining the highest academic standards with practical, hands-on learning, expert teaching faculty and the latest technology ensures Seneca graduates are career-ready.