3x3 Magazine has awarded GOLD, SILVER AND BRONZE all to OCAD U Illustration students!

illustration by Toko Hosoya (2nd year)
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 7:15am

Great news!


3x3 Magazine has awarded GOLD, SILVER AND BRONZE all to OCAD University Illustration students! 


Additionally, 6 other OCADU pieces were awarded HONORABLE MENTION or MERIT. All will be published in 3x3’s No. 15 Annual.


Also, 4 illustrations from OCADU students were selected for Creative Quarterly 52.


This brings our current tally of 2017/18 student awards to a record 57!


Congratulations to our 3x3 winners!


Lily Snowden-Fine (3rd yr)

GOLD Couple in a Hotel Lobby 

BRONZE Race to the Train 



Mia November (2nd yr)

SILVER Summer 1959 


Toko Hosoya (2nd yr)

HONORABLE MENTION Honne (image above)


Lisa Kim (2nd yr)

MERIT Pisces

MERIT Shoe Laces


Jisu Lee (4th yr)

MERIT Relativity


Adam de Souza (4th yr)

MERIT  Black Friday Super Sale


And congratulations to our Creative Quarterly winners, Hannah Kim (3rd yr), Jinke Wang (4th yr), Amanda Arlotta (4th yr) and Olivia Di Gregorio (4th yr).


3x3 is the first publication devoted entirely to the art of contemporary illustration. Published in the United States and distributed worldwide, its sole interest is in sharing what’s shaping international illustration. Creative Quarterly is an international journal focussing on promoting the work of the creative community.





OCAD U Students in Creative Quarterly 50

house guests
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 7:15am

Illustration: Student

Sarah Mason


Illustration: Student Runner Up

Sarah Mason, currently in her 3rd year in the Illustration program

Cameron Miller


Fine Art: Student

Olivia Di Gregorio, now in her 4th year, but her work was from 3rd year. Congrats!


Creative Quarterly's journals represent current work in graphic design, illustration, photography and fine art.

Their year-end juried competition selects the top 100 entries from the year. Winners are exhibited in a New York gallery.


For a full list of winners http://www.cqjournal.com/winners


Doug Panton's work winner in Fine Art; Anson Liaw's work Runner Up in Illustration for Creative Quarterly 45

Title: Introvert-Extrovert. Author: Doug Panton
Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 2:15pm

Creative Quarterly Journal is a publication that features some of the best work in art, photography, design and artists in all media from all countries.

For the Winter 2016 Edition (Creative Quarterly 45) the work of OCAD U Illustration's Sessional Instructor Doug Panton has been awarded winner in the categoy of Fine Art: Professional and the work of OCAD U Graphic Design's Sessional Instructor Anson Liaw has been selected as Runner-Up in the category of Illustration: Professional.

The winners will be exhibited in Creative Quarterly, on the newsstand Winter 2016. The winners and runner-ups work will be posted on the Creative Quarterly Online Gallery in Winter 2016.

The complete list of winners can be found here.


Creative Quarterly 44 -- OCAD U winners

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 1:45pm

OCAD University Illustration Program student, Jessica Stec has one of her illustration images selected as a Runner-Up winner for the Illustration Student category by the judges and publisher and design director, Charles Hively of Creative Quarterly, The Journal of Art & Design magazine and her illustration will be featured online for Fall 2016!

As well, Anson Liaw is a Runner-Up winner for The Creative Quarterly 44 and he will have multiple illustration images (5 illustration images selected) featured online for the Illustration: Professional category for Fall 2016!

Link for winners list for the Creative Quarterly 44: http://www.cqjournal.com/winners