News Archive

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
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
Thursday, September 1, 2016 to Friday, September 9, 2016
Beyond the Walls: Exploring the Interface Between Digital and Physical Space
Thursday, August 25, 2016
OCAD University is pleased to announce students can now embark on a study exchange with RMIT Vietnam.
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
OCAD University has appointed Francisco Alvarez as Executive & Artistic Director, Galleries System beginning September 26, 2016.
Monday, August 22, 2016 - 11:30am
Assistant professor David Thorne has published a new article with Applied Arts called "Hip To Be Square".
Monday, August 22, 2016
Sara Diamond, Patricio Davila and Steve Szigeti have collaborated on an op-ed titled 
Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 10:15am
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.
Thursday, August 18, 2016
We send congratulations to Iveta Karpathyova, a second-year student in the Interdisciplinary Master’s in Art, Media and Design (IAMD) program, who won the Martial Arts Studies Film Competition host
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Simona Turco is the first OCAD University student to win the prestigious Angelo Donghia Foundation Senior Scholarship, given out annually to students in the field of interior design.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
The OCAD U/Globe and Mail summer series “By Design” continues with an op-ed written by Sarah Tranum and Alia Weston, leaders of the Minor in Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation. Their p
Friday, August 12, 2016
The second opinion piece in the OCAD U/Globe and Mail summer series “By Design” has been published. In the op-ed, "
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Nominations are now being accepted for several student positions on the OCAD University Board of Governors and the
Monday, August 8, 2016
The Globe and Mail Report on Business published the first of six opinion pieces in an OCAD U/Globe and Mail summer series.
Monday, August 8, 2016
OCAD University solicits proposals for the services of an architectural design consultant team to lead the design and implementation of Creative City Campus (CCC), a project that will, among other
Thursday, August 4, 2016
OCAD University has appointed Dr. Robert Luke as Vice-President, Research & Innovation, effective August 29, 2016.
Thursday, August 4, 2016
Rouzbeh Akhbari (Sculpture/Installation, 2016) is taking home a $5,000 award for his installation Institutio
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Faculty member Mark Dickinson’s book Listening for the Heartbeat of Being:
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 12:45pm
  Illustration Professor Gary Taxali has been featured on the American Illustration/American Photography website. 
Monday, August 1, 2016 - 11:00am
The Library is now offering access to ACLS Humanities E-Books.
Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 2:45pm
Five Students from Advertising and Graphic Design were selected among the finalists in the 2016 ADCC Student Competition.
Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 2:15pm
The work of seven OCAD U students has been selected among 5,304 entrants as semifinalists in the 2016 Adobe Design Achievement Awards, the global digital media competition for student creators.
Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 10:30am
The following six OCAD U grads and students who are part of 17 finalists for the 2016 Vaccaro Family Scholarship! All of the names below are 2016 MAAD graduates with the exception of Blessie who is
Thursday, July 21, 2016
OCAD University mourns the loss of Robert Carmichael who passed away at the age of 78 on Saturday, July 16 in Sault Ste. Marie, ON.