Make Your Vote Count at The Rookies Awards 2017

Posted June 29th, 2017 by Lynette Clee  — 0 Comments

The Rookies 2017 People’s Choice Awards are now open for public votes. Explore the standout work by the talented finalists and vote for your favorite artists.

While 62 judges make their final selections for Rookie of the Year, Film of the Year, Game of the Year, Internship, and Scholarship winners, members of the public now have a chance to cast votes for their favorite artists in the People’s Choice Awards.

Read about Gnomon’s Rookie of the Year, Film of the Year, Internship, and Scholarship Finalists

Eleven students and alumni from Gnomon School of Visual Effects, Games + Animation have been selected as finalists for The Rookies 2017 People’s Choice Awards. The quantity of Facebook Likes per image in The Rookies’ Facebook Albums will determine the number of votes for each artwork. Voting for the People’s Choice Award ends July 4th, 2017.

The following Gnomon students and alumni are contending for the title of People’s Choice 2017 winner. Click each image below to see it in the respective Facebook album over on The Rookies Facebook Page, where you can also browse student and alumni works from other education facilities around the world.

Animation Finalists

Artwork by Allan Bernardo
Artwork by Allan Bernardo. Concept by OKU K.I. Kim
Artwork by Stephen Cunnane
Artwork by Stephen Cunnane

Next-Gen Gaming Finalists

Artwork by Eugenia Gioanina
Artwork by Eugenia Gioanina
Artwork by Malcolm Moseley
Artwork by Malcolm Moseley

Photography Finalists

Artwork by Lanli Su
Artwork by Lanli Su

Visual Effects Finalists

Artwork by Akin Adekile. Concept by Konstantin Maystrenko.
Artwork by Akin Adekile. Concept by Konstantin Maystrenko.
Artwork by Benjamin Chan. Concept by Simon Stalenhag.
Artwork by Benjamin Chan. Concept by Simon Stalenhag.
Artwork by Caroline Ng. Concept by Sabbas Apterus
Artwork by Caroline Ng. Concept by Sabbas Apterus.
Artwork by ChiaYin (Mido) Lai
Artwork by ChiaYin (Mido) Lai
Artwork by Santhosh Koneru
Artwork by Santhosh Koneru
Artwork by Rico Suyang Wang. Concept by Alejandro Burdisio.
Artwork by Rico Suyang Wang. Concept by Alejandro Burdisio.

The Rookies were created to discover and showcase outstanding talent emerging from schools around the world. Formerly known as the CG Student Awards, the combined awards have offered 74 paid internships and over $900,000 in prizes since 2009.

Read more

See all of Gnomon’s Best of Term award-winning projects
Learn more about The Rookies
Read about Gnomon’s CG Student Awards in 2015
Check out an interview with Alex Alvarez by CG Student Awards
Discover some of the projects Gnomon Alumni have worked on


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