News Archive

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 2:45pm
For the second season of the series, OCAD U Assistant Professor Greg Mably graciously invited us over to his home studio in Toronto's Design District.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Congratulations to Lynne Milgram for being invited to a plenary session at the Textile Society of America biannual conference: Crosscurrents: Land, Labor and the Port, taking place at the
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Monday, October 17, 2016 - 2:00pm
Graphic Design Assistant Professor Saskia Van Kampen was recently interviewed by Novelle Magazine to talk about what prompted her to study design, the differences about doing her own creative work
Monday, October 17, 2016 - 11:15am
OCAD University is hosting the 2016 conference of the Canadian Association of Fine Arts Deans (CAFAD), Creative Leadership and Inclusion, O
Monday, October 17, 2016 - 9:00am to Friday, October 21, 2016 - 5:00pm
Visit the annual library book sale during the week of October 17th – 21st, when the lobby of 100 McCaul street will be transformed into a bookish extravaganza!
Friday, October 14, 2016
Current Interdisciplinary Master's in Art, Media and Design student David Constantino Salazar shares his expereince studying in Florence this past summer as part of the OCAD U
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
The Indigenous Visual Culture program’s Nigig Artist-in-Residence Rosalie Favell presented a curated selection of images made during her residency at OCAD University’s Ada Slaight Gallery (Oct.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
The Jack Weinbaum Family Foundation has made a $500,000 gift to OCAD University to establish The Jack Weinbaum Family Foundation Global Experience Project.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 11:00am
The short list of architects for Creative City Campus (CCC) have been chosen.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
A video game designed by Cindy Poremba, faculty member in the Digital Futures program, is accompanying the launch of th
Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 6:00pm
Originally designed for the Winter Stations International Design Competition at Woodbine Beach in Toronto, the
Friday, October 7, 2016
The IAMD Colloquium was held on Wednesday, October 5 and hosted 15 presentations by IAMD thesis candidates.
Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 2:45pm
Legendary Indigenous artist Daphne Odjig has passed away at the age of 97 in Kelowna, B.C.
Thursday, October 6, 2016
Premier Kathleen Wynne celebrated the winners of the 10th annual
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 3:15pm
Congratulations to Chung-Im Kim, Associate Professor in Fibre and the students in Surface Design 1 on their recent collaborative textile banner project with The Link, a community centre in Sutton,
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Art Works! is an online tv show parodying the beloved ‘90s British children’s television series Art Attack to humorously share the process of socially innovat
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
A little drizzle didn’t stop huge crowds from attending Multiplex - an all-night essay film marathon and viewing party that took over much of the fi
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 1:45pm
Treat yourself and sign out one of our new graphic novels this summer!
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 1:45pm
Monday, October 3, 2016
Ontario’s 21 universities are sparking a conversation about the future. The pace of change is rapid and accelerating.
Monday, October 3, 2016
The Library has recently purchased a collection of biomedical ebooks from publisher Morgan & Claypool.  The titles are part of the publisher’s
Saturday, October 1, 2016
Among the hundreds of artists exhibiting throughout the streets for Nuit Blanche Toronto on October 1, 2016 from 7pm to 7am, are a collection of current and recent gr
Friday, September 30, 2016
The Gladstone Hotel has chosen an installation by OCAD U alumnus Garnet Willis (MFA, IAMD, 2016) as its “signature installation” in the Fly By Night show on
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 12:30pm
Big congratulations go to B.H YAEL for winning MOST ORIGINAL FILM BY A LOCAL FEMALE DIRECTOR of the Toronto Urban Film Festival (TUFF), for her film NO LIES.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 12:00pm
For the second year, The WayHome Music and Arts festival featured an installation created by a team of OCAD University students and recent alumni.  The winning
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 2:30pm to Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 2:30pm
The last week of October is Open Access Week!
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 1:30pm to Friday, December 30, 2016 - 1:30pm
The Library is currently placing a moratorium on all donations. Due to space constraints we can no longer accept donations of print items until the new year.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Wander through the darkened classrooms and corridors of OCAD University and lose yourself in moving images, interactive art and augmented reality.
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 5:00pm to Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 5:00pm
View our newsletter profiling new services, resources, policies, collections and initiatives
Monday, September 26, 2016
OCAD University has appointed Dr. Elizabeth (Dori) Tunstall as Dean of the Faculty of Design, effective August 29, 2016.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Second year IAMD graduate student David Constantino Salazar will have his new public art commission, One & All, unveiled on Thursday, September 22 at 10:00am.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
An exhibition of works by OCAD University faculty and recent graduates has opened at Queen’s Park.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
OCAD University has appointed Carole Beaulieu as Vice-President, Advancement & Board Secretariat. Beaulieu will lead an amalgamation of the portfolios of Capital Campaign/Development, Universit
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
We are happy to report that an OCAD U student who went missing Monday evening has been located. Thank you to all who have helped spread the message. 
Monday, September 19, 2016
VP Academic Gillian Siddall launched Negotiated Moments: Improvisation, Sound, and Subjectivity at the Guelph Jazz Festival Coll
Monday, September 19, 2016
OCAD University is excited to announce the recipients of the 2016 Alumni of Influence awards.
Saturday, September 17, 2016 to Sunday, January 8, 2017
La Rábida, Soul of Conquest: an Anishinaabe encounter By Bonnie Devine Opening Reception: Saturday September 17, 2 pm
Thursday, September 15, 2016
On September 8, graduate students from the Interdisciplinary Master’s in Art, Media and Design  and Criticism and Curatorial Practice programs joined artist Anique J.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Faculty Member Emma Westecott has published a chapter entitled "Playing with Gender: Promoting Representational Diversity with Dress-Up, Cross-Dressing and Drag in Games" in Etc Press's book "Diver
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 1:00pm
The work of Sessional Instructor Anson Liaw has been selected to be included for the upcoming edition of COW (Center of the World) International Design Festival, a global forum that showcases world
Monday, September 12, 2016 - 12:45pm
Congratulations to third year Graphic Design student Aqil Raharjo, who’s work was selected as winner for the
Monday, September 12, 2016
In response to the consultation on the Innovation Agenda, OCAD U urges the Government of Canada to make design and design thinking pract
Monday, September 12, 2016
“2 Rooms Artist Residency is an opportunity for artists to live and work in a small outport community on the east coast of Newfoundland.
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 11:30am to Monday, September 26, 2016 - 11:30am
*****OCAD U's Office of Diversity, Equity & Sustainability Initiatives is hiring for several positions for Fall 2016****
Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 11:30am
Ilene Sova, Artist and Educator/Faculty of Art OCAD University, will be on the jury as an artist for the Samara Everyday Political Citizen Award.  The jury includes Margaret Atwood and Ricker Merce
Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Lanita Layton has been elected as an external member of the OCAD University
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
It is a great pleasure to welcome incoming and returning undergraduate and graduate OCAD University students to the University of the Imagination in our 140th year, 2016-17.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
"Gaming our way to understanding the bar