Our courses


First year of 3D Art includes the study of Photoshop and Maya, low-poly modeling developed by AIV in the last years. The teaching method allows 3D Art students to create complex structures and complete characters in 8 months.



  • Tools and techniques of photo editing
  • Working with levels and masks

Il Texturing – Liv I

  • Basic structure: pattern tile (theory and practice)
  • Texturing natural materials
  • Enriching texture

3D Art – Autodesk Maya – Level I

  • Introduction
  • Low Poly Modelling: Tools and techniques

Final Test

  • Modelling and Texturing a building


3D Art – Autodesk Maya – Level II

  • UV Layout
  • Basic Rigging
  • Binding
  • Basic Animation
  • LODs


  • Advanced brushes
  • Colours management
  • Channels and Alpha

Il Texturing – Level II

  • Diffuse Map
  • Bump Map
  • Occlusion Map
  • Texturing of artificial materials


  • Modelling and Texturing a vehicle

Per more information


Specific requirements are not a committment, but it is recommended to finish high school before starting attending the academy in order to dedicate the right time to the study and practice.


The booking is not binding and it turns into a real enrollment only after paying:

  • administrative annual fee of 250,00 euros.
  • enrollment fee of 500,00 euros.

In case of payment through bank transfer, students have to send the TRN code via email to info@aiv01.it

Courses organised by AIV have a limited number of students. By enrolling to AIV’s courses, participants give their consent to the cancellation and refund policies.


Payments can be made through the following methods:

  • In cash
  • Check
  • Bank trasfer addressed to:
    AIV srl
    IBAN : IT 89 B 05704 03214 000000660800
    Students have to write their forename and surname along with the name of the course they want to attend as the reason of payment operation. (ex.: John Smith, Graphics 1st Year, October 2015).

As the bank transfer is made, students have to send the following information to info@aiv01.itin order to have their receipt of payment:

  • forename and surname of the person who paid the bank transfer;
  • the address of the person who paid the bank transfer;
  • the VAT or tax code of the person who paid the bank transfer;
  • the TRN code of the bank transfer.

AIV reserves the right to cancel and/or modify courses/events’ dates and time schedules at its own discretion and/or for reasons of force majeure). In such cases, the coordinator will return students’ subscriptions completely.

The coordinator is responsible for the collection of the amounts for the event and reimbursements management. AIV and the coordinator are not responsible nor will reimburse any cost concerning travel expenses, lost deposits or any other expenses occurred depending on participation to an event canceled by AIV for the reasons mentioned above.

Participants assume responsibility for any added expenses they incur by subscribing to our events.

By enrolling to AIV courses, participants give their consent to the cancellation and refund policies mentioned above.