Sephardi Voices: A Canadian Refuge


Bev Dywan, of the Industrial Design faculty, is designing an exhibit at the JCC (750 Spadina at Bloor) about Sephardic Jews, called: Sephardi Voices: A Canadian Refuge.

 
DateWednesday, October 2, 2019 - 11:00am to Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 4:00pm

Email

bdywan@faculty.ocadu.ca

Location

Jewish Community Centre - 750 Spadina at Bloor

The exhibit features the photography of Liam Sharp, and tells a story of Jews displaced from Islamic countries in the Middle East after the State of Israel was formed in 1948. Hundreds of thousands of Sephardi Jews joined the forced exodus to make their homes in Israel, Canada, the US and Europe. This exhibit features Canadian Sephardim.

The exhibit runs from Oct 2 Oct 29, 2019.

 

DateWednesday, October 2, 2019 - 11:00am to Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 4:00pm

Email

bdywan@faculty.ocadu.ca

Website Location

Jewish Community Centre - 750 Spadina at Bloor

Please see the poster for full contest details. 
Check out the new zine produced by students at the Late Night Against Procrastination! 
Please join us in celebrating the launch of the Virtual Platform for Indigenous Art (VPIA) prototype
Looking for unique gifts for friends and families this holiday season?
In partnership with the Chinatown BIA and OCAD University, The STEPS Initiative is seeking emerging artists interested in gaining hands-on facilitation skills and supporting the production of a large-scale community lantern installation, part of Chinatown’s 2020 Chinese New Year celebration.
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
All students, staff and faculty are invited to join in celebration the re-opening of OCAD U's newly renovated Fabrication Centre, a major milestone in the Creative City Campus Project!
Are you interested in the role of art in social change on an international scale? Do you want to expand your practice, travel abroad and obtain an OCAD U credit? Are you interested in becoming part of the Global Experience Project? Apply for the Jack Weinbaum Family Foundation Global Experience Project 2020—an exciting opportunity to work alongside acclaimed South African contemporary artist Zanele Muholi.
  Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
JCC Exhibit
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 11:00am to Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 4:00pm

The exhibit features the photography of Liam Sharp, and tells a story of Jews displaced from Islamic countries in the Middle East after the State of Israel was formed in 1948. Hundreds of thousands of Sephardi Jews joined the forced exodus to make their homes in Israel, Canada, the US and Europe. This exhibit features Canadian Sephardim.

The exhibit runs from Oct 2 Oct 29, 2019.

 

Venue & Address: 
Jewish Community Centre - 750 Spadina at Bloor
Email: 
bdywan@faculty.ocadu.ca
Ignite Imagination - The Campaign for OCAD U

Please be advised that OCAD U hosted events may be documented through photographs and video. These images may be used by the University for promotional, advertising, and educational purposes. By participating in our events, both on campus and off-site, you consent to allowing OCAD University to document and use your image and likeness. However, if you do not want us to use a photo or video of you or your child, please don’t hesitate to let us know when you arrive at the event. You’re also welcome to get in touch with OCAD University’s Marketing & Communications office: communications@ocadu.ca.

Be mindful of those in our community who have scent sensitivities; please help OCAD U maintain a healthy, scent-free campus.