Lo Studio Divino


Celebrating 40 years of OCAD University's Florence Program, showcasing the work of the class of 2013/2014

 
DateMonday, January 5, 2015 - 5:00am to Monday, January 12, 2015 - 5:00am

Phone

416-977-6000 x 330

Cost

Free

Email

tbuchanan@ocadu.ca

Location

100 McCaul St. The Great Hall, 2nd Floor

Celebrating 40 years of OCAD University's Florence Program, showcasing the work of the class of 2013/2014
Opening Reception: Tuesday January 6, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. in The Great Hall

Lo Studio Divino unveils the work produced by the 2013/14 graduates from OCAD University's Florence Program.

While approaches to art making drastically differ, they are joined by their beginnings- in a studio in the heart of a sacred and crumbling city. This shared experience follows a forty year trajectory of OCAD University's presence in Florence, Italy, which Lo Studio Divino aims to celebrate.

Since 1974, an annual group of OCAD U art students travel to Florence to study Italian art history and work in a communal studio set amidst a landscape of Renaissance architecture and Tuscan hillside.

It cannot be helped, Florence's impact is persistent.

Traces of her influence may be found here in the works of 2013/14 Florence Program class. Lo Studio Divino is a showcase of creative achievement; it is also a celebration of a cherished city and a special link across borders. If one looks carefully enough, the Ochre hues of Florence or the opaque Venice waters appear; and if lucky, one may hear the lasting tune of cathedral bells and street sounds.

Curated by Sara England, Keight Maclean and Sophie Paas-Lang

Featuring work by: Meaghan Barry, Jessica-Anna Crupi, Sara England, Gabby Frank, Abbey Gagnon, Amy He, Tuesday Heenan, Maxwell Hyett, Nadia Kuzmicz, Keight Maclean, Liam M. Marshall, Erin Milks, Allison Morris, Sophie Paas-Lang, Samantha Robbie-Higgins, Erin Shadoff, Liana Tarantini, Leila Tisdall, Scott Thatcher, Nick Vo, Alexandra Votsis



Illustrations of Michaelangelo's David, a cup of coffee, a domed cathedral and a man in a scarf
DateMonday, January 5, 2015 - 5:00am to Monday, January 12, 2015 - 5:00am

Phone

416-977-6000 x 330

Cost

Free

Email

tbuchanan@ocadu.ca

Website Location

100 McCaul St. The Great Hall, 2nd Floor

A unique collection of painting, photography and ceramics curated by the late Arti Chandaria to showcase exemplary works of contemporary Indian art
Alan Wilkinson, Undergraduate Advisor, Faculty of Education, Queen’s University will meet with all interested OCAD U students to promote the 18-month bachelor’s in education in Artist in Community Education (ACE) at Queen’s.
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
The Office of Research & Innovation is hosting information sessions and grant writing workshops in advance of the Social Sciences and Humanities (SSHRC) Insight Development Grant submission deadline in February 2020. The SSHRC IDG provides up to $75,000 over two years to support research in its initial stages.  This funding is especially applicable to emerging scholars and supports the development of new research questions and/or approaches.
Where Print culture meets Queer culture (with lots of space for intersecting identities). Work on Printmaking projects. Learn new techniques. Learn to print. 
Please see below for specific details. 
Join Ryan Rice for an exhibition tour of ᐊᕙᑖᓂᑦ ᑕᒪᐃᓐᓂᑦ ᓄᓇᑐᐃᓐᓇᓂᑦ / Among All These Tundras.
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Look Inside Canada’s largest university of art and design. Bring your friends, family and supporters and take a studio tour, watch students as they work, or talk with faculty and staff. OCAD University will provide a glimpse of emerging trends, and where art and design practice is making new connections.
Monday, January 5, 2015 - 5:00am to Monday, January 12, 2015 - 5:00am

Celebrating 40 years of OCAD University's Florence Program, showcasing the work of the class of 2013/2014
Opening Reception: Tuesday January 6, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. in The Great Hall

Lo Studio Divino unveils the work produced by the 2013/14 graduates from OCAD University's Florence Program.

While approaches to art making drastically differ, they are joined by their beginnings- in a studio in the heart of a sacred and crumbling city. This shared experience follows a forty year trajectory of OCAD University's presence in Florence, Italy, which Lo Studio Divino aims to celebrate.

Since 1974, an annual group of OCAD U art students travel to Florence to study Italian art history and work in a communal studio set amidst a landscape of Renaissance architecture and Tuscan hillside.

It cannot be helped, Florence's impact is persistent.

Traces of her influence may be found here in the works of 2013/14 Florence Program class. Lo Studio Divino is a showcase of creative achievement; it is also a celebration of a cherished city and a special link across borders. If one looks carefully enough, the Ochre hues of Florence or the opaque Venice waters appear; and if lucky, one may hear the lasting tune of cathedral bells and street sounds.

Curated by Sara England, Keight Maclean and Sophie Paas-Lang

Featuring work by: Meaghan Barry, Jessica-Anna Crupi, Sara England, Gabby Frank, Abbey Gagnon, Amy He, Tuesday Heenan, Maxwell Hyett, Nadia Kuzmicz, Keight Maclean, Liam M. Marshall, Erin Milks, Allison Morris, Sophie Paas-Lang, Samantha Robbie-Higgins, Erin Shadoff, Liana Tarantini, Leila Tisdall, Scott Thatcher, Nick Vo, Alexandra Votsis

Venue & Address: 
100 McCaul St. The Great Hall, 2nd Floor
Email: 
tbuchanan@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 x 330
Cost: 
Free
Illustrations of Michaelangelo's David, a cup of coffee, a domed cathedral and a man in a scarf
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