grOCAD Exhibition


A retrospective of OCAD U Student group, grOCAD's initiatives involving the exploration of urban agriculture, food security and community building projects through plant life

 
DateWednesday, September 6, 2017 - 9:00am to Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 6:00pm

Cost

Free

Email

mchudolinska@ocadu.ca

Website

https://www.facebook.com/events/1956434164626532/?acontext=%7B%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D

Location

Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1. Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street

grOCAD Exhibition is the latest installation in the Learning Zone. This exhibition highlights grOCAD’s explorations, workshops and on-campus installations focusing on urban agriculture and sustainable practices since the group’s inception in 2011.

grOCAD is one of OCAD University many diverse student groups on campus, with an active interest in community building through plant life.

On exhibit are a small series of colour prints of concept drawings illustrating the creative process behind the works installed on campus, or exhibited at gallery shows. Projects include the Pedal Farm Exhibition, Living Wall, 3rd iteration of Windowfarm, Moss Exhibition, and raised planters constructed during O-days.

The Learning Zone is wheelchair accessible with two Gender-Neutral washrooms..

DateWednesday, September 6, 2017 - 9:00am to Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 6:00pm

Cost

Free

Email

mchudolinska@ocadu.ca

Website

https://www.facebook.com/events/1956434164626532/?acontext=%7B%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D

Location

Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1. Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street

Art + Practice Workshops: PHOTOGRAPHY with Ruth Kaplan
Hints, tips, find roommates, information and services...
Come and learn more about this tool so that you can spend less time on accounting and more time doing the work you love.
"While honey bees get most of the credit, a considerable amount of agricultural pollination is performed by wild bees. In Toronto, backyard fruits and vegetables are pollinated mostly by wild bees. So, it is a good thing that there are over 350 species living within the GTA" - Bees of Toronto: A Guide to their Remarkable World, City of Toronto
Join artist Pamila Matharu for a screening of stuck between an archive and an aesthetic followed by a conversation between the artist and Gabrielle Moser about the generation of this work. 
Join us for a film screening of The Fifth Region, followed by a conversation with filmmaker Aeyliya Husain and film subjects Nancy Saunders and Joshua Stribbell.
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Brought to you by InterVarsity at OCAD U and OCAD Student Union.
Take a break and come for some free waffles!
Guest Series invites artists, designers and creative professionals who have a specialized practice or area of interest to come to OCADU and give a talk, hold a workshop, studio visits or participate in a class critique.
Photographs of grOCAD members displayed in text shape image spelling the name grOCAD.
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 9:00am to Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 6:00pm

grOCAD Exhibition is the latest installation in the Learning Zone. This exhibition highlights grOCAD’s explorations, workshops and on-campus installations focusing on urban agriculture and sustainable practices since the group’s inception in 2011.

grOCAD is one of OCAD University many diverse student groups on campus, with an active interest in community building through plant life.

On exhibit are a small series of colour prints of concept drawings illustrating the creative process behind the works installed on campus, or exhibited at gallery shows. Projects include the Pedal Farm Exhibition, Living Wall, 3rd iteration of Windowfarm, Moss Exhibition, and raised planters constructed during O-days.

The Learning Zone is wheelchair accessible with two Gender-Neutral washrooms..

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1. Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/1956434164626532/?acontext=%7B%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Cost: 
Free
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