Joshua Seaver | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Joshua Seaver

Portrait of Joshua Seaver


Associate Professor

Joshua Seaver teaches 3D modeling, 3D animation, and 3D rendering courses at MCAD. He studied fine art at Macalester College and entertainment technology at Carnegie Mellon University. 

Prior to academia, he developed online and physical exhibits for science museums in the early days of interactive media, co-founded GameSalad, a successful game development software platform for non-programmers, and worked at Pixar Animation Studios as a designer on their animation software Presto as well as a shading artist on Brave and Monsters University

His research focuses on real-time 3D, XR, UX, and empathetic electronic communication.