Escape Studios

At Escape Studios, we offer undergraduate, postgraduate and short courses in Visual Effects (VFX), Game Art, Animation and Motion Graphics.

We work with an impressive list of industry partners to design and deliver our courses, from MPC, Cinesite, Framestore and The Mill, through to Jellyfish Pictures, Milk and BlueBolt, to name just a few!

Do you have raw talent and big aspirations? If you're willing to put in the time, passion and hard work necessary, we can promise you a highly vocational, industry-focused training experience, giving you the skills you need to graduate job-ready.

Why Escape Studios?

Escape Studios Classroom

Study in the heart of London's creative scene in our state-of-the-art facilities using professional tools and techniques for a real-life studio experience. Each studio is fitted out with HP Z640 workstations (which boast 32GB of RAM and Nvidia Quadro M4000 graphics cards!).


Our tutors are experts and have all worked in successful studios. Packed with everything from The Dark Knight to Harry Potter, Thor: Ragnarok and multiple PlayStation titles, their CVs don't get much cooler!

Escape Studios industry events

Through our industry partners, you'll get to meet, receive feedback and learn from some of the most creative and influential names in the industry as we invite guest speakers and tutors to the studios from the likes of Framestore, Creative Assembly or DNEG.

short courses

We are now offering the option to study our courses live online, making them accessible to more budding artists and giving you the option of live online or in-person study to suit your needs.

Success stories

Our alumni (dubbed 'Escapees') have worked on everything from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Ex Machina, Spectre, Doctor Strange, Oscar winning The Jungle Book and more!

George O'Keeffe

Studied MA Game Art

Principal Environment Artist at Rare Ltd

Teresa Tang

Studied Motion Graphics

Freelance Motion Graphics Designer (clients have included YouTube and Google)

Evgenia Golubeva

Studied Animation

Award-winning Animation Director, Character Designer and Screenwriter (clients have included Nickelodeon and Blue Zoo)

Laraib Atta

Studied Visual Effects

Digital Compositor at DNEG

Some of our industry partners

Creative Assembly
The Mill
Electric Theatre Collective

Meet your tutors

Simon Fenton
Head of Games

Alex Williams
Head of Animation

Mark Spevick
Head of 3D VFX

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