Part-time faculty member
Master in Animation 2D/3D, Académie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts, Lebanon
Bachelor in Animation 2D/3D, Académie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts, Lebanon
Bachelor in Graphic Design & Visual Communication, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Araz Kelian was passionate for art since childhood. She studied graphic design & visual communication at the Lebanese University and graduated in 2011. Afterwards, she got into the world of design and was employed as a graphic designer at Spice Design; a design studio in Beirut, while working as a freelancer for several other clients. Later, Kelian decided to pursue her long-time passion for animation. She received her bachelor’s degree in animation from ALBA in 2016, and her master in 2018. Her master’s graduation film “undivided” won the NDUIFF best student animation award. She then started her career as an animator and art director at Caustik studios, and continues her path in freelancing for major studios in Lebanon.