Our instructors set us apart.

Whether they are industry professionals, practising artists, or university instructors, they are all experts in their fields. Our instructors work closely with students to understand their individual learning styles and take their skills to the next level.


Architecture | Industrial Design | Creative Design

Chee Yuen Choy  M.Arch, University of Toronto.   Current: Architectural Designer, Kasian Architecture Interior Design and Planning

Chee Yuen Choy
M.Arch, University of Toronto.

Current: Architectural Designer, Kasian Architecture Interior Design and Planning

Hamid Shayan  Ph.D. Architecture, University of Tehran; M.Arch, University of Tehran   Current: Architect, Billard Architecture

Hamid Shayan
Ph.D. Architecture, University of Tehran; M.Arch, University of Tehran

Current: Architect, Billard Architecture

David Youngson  BA, Urban Politics, Architecture and Urban Studies, SFU   Past: Creative Director, BC Museum of Diversity, Museum of Vancouver, Telus World of Science, Rogers Arena , and BC Place

David Youngson
BA, Urban Politics, Architecture and Urban Studies, SFU

Past: Creative Director, BC Museum of Diversity, Museum of Vancouver, Telus World of Science, Rogers Arena , and BC Place

Paul Kibayashi  M.Arch, McGill University   Current: Architect, Armo Matis Architecture

Paul Kibayashi
M.Arch, McGill University

Current: Architect, Armo Matis Architecture


Concept Art | Animation | Illustration

Jesse Schilperoort  BFA, NSCAD University; Commercial Animation Diploma, Capilano University   Current: Animation Instructor at Vancouver Film School

Jesse Schilperoort
BFA, NSCAD University; Commercial Animation Diploma, Capilano University

Current: Animation Instructor at Vancouver Film School

Odera Igbokwe  BFA, in Illustration from Rhode Island School of Design   Current: Artist   https://www.odera.net

Odera Igbokwe
BFA, in Illustration from Rhode Island School of Design

Current: Artist
https://www.odera.net

Edouard Beaudry  BFA, Painting and Drawing, Concordia University

Edouard Beaudry
BFA, Painting and Drawing,
Concordia University


Portfolio Development | Drawing and Painting | 3D

Alison Guan  Co-Founder and Art Director, Green Apple Art Center

Alison Guan
Co-Founder and Art Director, Green Apple Art Center

Colleen Brown  MFA, Bard College   Current: Instructor at Emily Carr University of Arts and Design     http://colleenvbrown.org

Colleen Brown
MFA, Bard College

Current: Instructor at Emily Carr University of Arts and Design

http://colleenvbrown.org

Mira Song  MFA, Visual Arts, Emily Carr University of Arts and Design   Current: Artist   http://www.mirasong.com

Mira Song
MFA, Visual Arts, Emily Carr University of Arts and Design

Current: Artist http://www.mirasong.com

Irene Hwang  BFA, Visual Art, Emily Carr University of Arts and Design

Irene Hwang
BFA, Visual Art, Emily Carr University of Arts and Design

Colleen Wu  BFA, Communication Design, Emily Carr University of Arts and Design

Colleen Wu
BFA, Communication Design, Emily Carr University of Arts and Design

Fiona Tang  BFA, Visual Art, Emily Carr University of Arts and Design

Fiona Tang
BFA, Visual Art, Emily Carr University of Arts and Design


New Media | Film

Anis Annisa Maryam  MFA, Intermedia Art,  Bandung Institute of Technology   Research Fellowship, Intermedia Art, Tokyo University of the Arts

Anis Annisa Maryam
MFA, Intermedia Art,
Bandung Institute of Technology

Research Fellowship, Intermedia Art, Tokyo University of the Arts

Sammy Chien  BFA Film, Simon Fraser University   Current: Co-Founder/Artistic  Director of Chimerik

Sammy Chien
BFA Film, Simon Fraser University

Current: Co-Founder/Artistic Director of Chimerik

Roger Black  Film Studies, Ontario College of Art   Current: Pre-Production Editor

Roger Black
Film Studies, Ontario College of Art

Current: Pre-Production Editor


New York Fashion Week | Fashion Foundation

Alison Guan  Co-Founder and Art Director, Green Apple Art Center

Alison Guan
Co-Founder and Art Director, Green Apple Art Center

Gordon Liao  MA Fashion Design, Shih Chien University, Taiwan

Gordon Liao
MA Fashion Design,
Shih Chien University, Taiwan

Wendy Tong  Fashion Studies, Xi’an Textile Institute; IFA Paris in Shanghai

Wendy Tong
Fashion Studies, Xi’an Textile Institute; IFA Paris in Shanghai


Leadership | Consulting

Wayne Chiang  BCS, Georgetown University   Current: CEO, Green Apple Art Center

Wayne Chiang
BCS, Georgetown University

Current: CEO, Green Apple Art Center

Jeff Chiang  Ph.D, Economics, Washington State University   Current: CEO, V&L CANADA

Jeff Chiang
Ph.D, Economics, Washington State University

Current: CEO, V&L CANADA