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Join Us for Free Events, Speakers & Workshops

NETWORK, GET INSPIRED & HAVE FUN Miami Ad School locations around the world host tons of events. You’re invited! Hear a talk on creativity, UX, or innovation given by one of our friends from companies including Facebook, Google and UNICEF to agencies like R/GA,...

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Miami Ad School X Google Firestarters

CREATIVITY IN A CONSTRAINED WORLD A couple of weeks ago, a bunch of Miami Ad School New York students and I left our backpacks behind to grab a front row seat at the Google Firestarter’s event, “Creativity in a Constrained World”. There was free booze and mini sliders...

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From bank VP to award-winning art director.

HOW I FOUND A CAREER I LOVE AT MIAMI AD SCHOOL. At 29, I thought I had life figured out. I was a vice president of an international bank in Panama, my country. I had my music on almost every single radio station. I was living a pretty decent life. While on a trip to...

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From new student to illustrator and author.

A FIRST QUARTER ASSIGNMENT BROUGHT TO LIFE CHARACTERS FROM ANOTHER WORLD. When you begin your first class at Miami Ad School your goal is to create something that you want to share and add to your portfolio. The Idea Presentation course is the beginning of your...

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Bulgaria to Brooklyn, finding my way to Miami Ad School.

FIRST IMPRESSIONS OF A CREATIVE NEW WORLD BY FIRST QUARTER ART DIRECTION STUDENT, MARTINA SOLAKOVA. Twelve hour flight. Landed. Queues everywhere. Insane. Immigration authorities. Check. Finally through. Small miracle. A hundred dollars for a taxi. Priceless. Keys to...

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Choosing a career path wasn’t easy for me

HERE ARE THREE IMPORTANT QUESTIONS THAT HELPED ME FIND MY WAY For the four years after college I tried five different careers: Premed Student. Clinical Researcher. Marketer. Photographer. Third Grade Teacher. While I was good at all of them, none were right for me....

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