Art Toronto


OCAD U at Art Toronto

 
DateFriday, October 27, 2017 - 12:00pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 6:00pm

Website

https://www.arttoronto.ca/

Location

Metro Toronto Convention Centre

OCAD U will be participating as a cultural partner at this year’s Art Toronto event at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.  Now in its 18th year, Art Toronto is Canada’s international contemporary and modern art fair, presenting important artwork from leading Canadian and international galleries. This is first and foremost an entrepreneurial opportunity for OCAD U graduates to sell their work and to showcase the high calibre of talent at OCAD U.

The OCAD U booth (funded by the Ada Slaight Foundation) will feature the work of OCAD U graduates from the Drawing & Painting and Printmaking undergraduate programs:

Louis-Philippe Chapdelaine 

Maggee Day 

Azadeh Elmizadeh 

Jana Ghalayini  

Emily Grace Harrison 

Spencer Hatch 

John Holland 

Atleigh Homma 

Oreka James 

Trudy Perks 

Wei Qi 

Becca Wijshijer 

Kathy Hong Zhou 

Nicholas Zirk 

Pick a Place in France by Emily Grace Harrison. 2016. Acrylic, spray paint on canvas. 30 x 48 inches

The selection of artwork is juried by current curatorial graduate students and faculty members  ̶  Anda Kubis, Nicole Collins, John Deal, and Jennie Suddick. The curatorial student team, facilitated and supervised by teaching assistant, Tak Pham, includes Renelyn Quinicot (undergrad CRCP), Christian Siroyt (Grad CCP), Jaycee Tu (Undergrad CRCP) and Jesse Wardell (Grad CCP). 

 

 

DateFriday, October 27, 2017 - 12:00pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 6:00pm

Website

https://www.arttoronto.ca/

Location

Metro Toronto Convention Centre

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Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
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This summer, Bonavista Biennale: FLOE is bringing works by 20 leading Canadian, Indigenous and international contemporary artists to the Bonavista Peninsula. This month-long event happens every two years, with exhibitions and site-specific installations at more than 20 indoor and outdoor venues. Visitors explore art, local cultural, history and the landscape on a spectacular 100-kilometre coastal loop. The 2019 artists are from Newfoundland, Labrador, other parts of Canada and the northeastern United States. The exhibition, artist talks, workshops and other events run from August 17th through September 15th.  
"Pick a Place in France" by Emily Grace Harrison. 2016. Acrylic, spray paint on canvas. 30 x 48 inches
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 12:00pm to Monday, October 30, 2017 - 6:00pm

OCAD U will be participating as a cultural partner at this year’s Art Toronto event at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.  Now in its 18th year, Art Toronto is Canada’s international contemporary and modern art fair, presenting important artwork from leading Canadian and international galleries. This is first and foremost an entrepreneurial opportunity for OCAD U graduates to sell their work and to showcase the high calibre of talent at OCAD U.

The OCAD U booth (funded by the Ada Slaight Foundation) will feature the work of OCAD U graduates from the Drawing & Painting and Printmaking undergraduate programs:

Louis-Philippe Chapdelaine 

Maggee Day 

Azadeh Elmizadeh 

Jana Ghalayini  

Emily Grace Harrison 

Spencer Hatch 

John Holland 

Atleigh Homma 

Oreka James 

Trudy Perks 

Wei Qi 

Becca Wijshijer 

Kathy Hong Zhou 

Nicholas Zirk 

Pick a Place in France by Emily Grace Harrison. 2016. Acrylic, spray paint on canvas. 30 x 48 inches

The selection of artwork is juried by current curatorial graduate students and faculty members  ̶  Anda Kubis, Nicole Collins, John Deal, and Jennie Suddick. The curatorial student team, facilitated and supervised by teaching assistant, Tak Pham, includes Renelyn Quinicot (undergrad CRCP), Christian Siroyt (Grad CCP), Jaycee Tu (Undergrad CRCP) and Jesse Wardell (Grad CCP). 

 

 

Venue & Address: 
Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Website: 
https://www.arttoronto.ca/
Keywords: 
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