ASIFA was established in 1960 as a non-profit corporation devoted to cultivating and promoting the art, craft and profession of Animation.

Target Goals

  • ASIFA promotes opportunities for professionals in animation to share information and network globally through our publications and public communications.
  • ASIFA is concerned with sustaining and preserving the rights of animators and the art of animation by promoting, educating, cooperating, and assisting others.
  • ASIFA promotes progress toward peace and mutual understanding through the unified interest of the art of animation with workshops, gatherings, and worldwide projects.

ASIFA pursues these goals through a variety of activities both internationally and through local chapters. Follow the links below to discover what’s going on.

International Animation Day

Animation Workshop Group


Local Chapters