OCAD U Repair Cafe 2019


Repair, don't toss!

 
DateTuesday, March 12, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Phone

416-977-6000 x.4862

Cost

FREE

Email

vho@ocadu.ca

Website

www.ocadu.ca/sustainability

Location

100 McCaul St., lobby

Do you have a household item that needs fixing? Bring in your jewellery or textiles for repair!
Have fixing skills or want to learn? Join us!

OCAD U is hosting our second annual Repair Café. Get free help fixing your items and learn repair skills from expert volunteer “fixers”.

Activities:
-- Graphic design thesis student exhibit work that interrogates consumption and environmental justice
-- Willow Sharp's workshop Contemplative Making, which is an opportunity to confront our consumption habits through the act of sewing.

Who: Anyone from OCAD U and the wider community!
What: Repair Café – a global movement that aims to reduce the waste sent to landfill and change society’s throw-away mindset.
Where: 100 McCaul St. lobby

When: Tuesday March 12, 2018 | 1pm-4pm

FREE!

Event supported by the OCAD U Sustainability Committee.

For more information, or to volunteer: email Victoria Ho, Sustainability Coordinator, Office of Diversity, Equity & Sustainability Initiatives at vho@ocadu.ca
http://ocadu.ca/sustainability
http://repaircafetoronto.ca/



OCAD U Repair Cafe 2019 event details

OCAD U Repair Cafe 2019 call for volunteer fixers
DateTuesday, March 12, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Phone

416-977-6000 x.4862

Cost

FREE

Email

vho@ocadu.ca

Website

www.ocadu.ca/sustainability

Location

100 McCaul St., lobby

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Are you interested in publishing your creative, studio or critical writing? nest, an undergraduate platform by and for students, is hosting two submission workshops (with food!) to get you started.
Virginia Gail Smith presents: Taking Care, part of the SCIN 2019 Thesis Exhibitions 'For External Use Only', a special presentation highlighting graduating students from OCAD University’s Sculpture/Installation Program. 
If you are interested in colour, from any disciplinary or interdisciplinary perspective(s), as an arena of practice or research (or both) I'd like to invite you to attend the Colour Research Society of Canada's Toronto event next Thursday, March 21, celebrating International Colour Day.
In this free public talk, improvisational singer, avant-garde composer and novelist Tanya Tagaq discusses her bestselling first novel, Split Tooth. Due to severe weather conditions this talk has been rescheduled to Thursday, March 21st, 2019. 
Tour in Farsi of Onsite Gallery's exhibition led by Setayesh Babaei, multidisciplinary artist and designer in her final year at OCAD U in Environmental Design
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
On Saurday March 23, guided tours will visit all 8 of OCADU's galleries. 
Visit the OCAD University art district for the second annual Gallery Crawl! Featuring special programming at our eight galleries.
Thesis Exhibition for Interdisciplinary Art, Media and Design Masters Candidate Vanessa Lee Jackson
Repair Cafe Toronto volunteers show off a fixed appliance
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Do you have a household item that needs fixing? Bring in your jewellery or textiles for repair!
Have fixing skills or want to learn? Join us!

OCAD U is hosting our second annual Repair Café. Get free help fixing your items and learn repair skills from expert volunteer “fixers”.

Activities:
-- Graphic design thesis student exhibit work that interrogates consumption and environmental justice
-- Willow Sharp's workshop Contemplative Making, which is an opportunity to confront our consumption habits through the act of sewing.

Who: Anyone from OCAD U and the wider community!
What: Repair Café – a global movement that aims to reduce the waste sent to landfill and change society’s throw-away mindset.
Where: 100 McCaul St. lobby

When: Tuesday March 12, 2018 | 1pm-4pm

FREE!

Event supported by the OCAD U Sustainability Committee.

For more information, or to volunteer: email Victoria Ho, Sustainability Coordinator, Office of Diversity, Equity & Sustainability Initiatives at vho@ocadu.ca
http://ocadu.ca/sustainability
http://repaircafetoronto.ca/

Venue & Address: 
100 McCaul St., lobby
Website: 
www.ocadu.ca/sustainability
Email: 
vho@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 x.4862
Cost: 
FREE
OCAD U Repair Cafe 2019 event details
OCAD U Repair Cafe 2019 call for volunteer fixers
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