Santa Fe, NM (PRWEB) July 31, 2012
Santa Fe University of Art and Design (SFUAD) today announced that Dae In Chung has been named the chair of the universitys new Digital Arts Department, effective Aug. 1. Chung, who previously served as a faculty member in the Graphic Design Department, has provided outstanding mentorship to students throughout his time at the university.
Prior to joining SFUADs faculty, Chung was an instructor at The Art Institute of California, where he taught Web animation. He also served as an adjunct faculty member at Westwood College, Los Angeles, where he educated students on the fundamentals of 3D and game art. He is currently active in the industry as a designer and animator who works on independent short films, motion graphics commissions and commercial projects, such as the Yogi Bear 3D title sequence, a Toyota showroom video and a Chevrolet commercial. Most recently, he served as a graphic designer for the currents 2012 International New Media Festival in Santa Fe.
Chungs films have been screened at international venues such as the Ann Arbor Film Festival, Rome Film Festival, Melbourne International Animation Festival and Collectif Jeune Cin