The Art & Design Graduate School Fair


Graduate school can help advance your career, deepen your practice or extend your research interests. Meet 20+ of North America and Europe’s best art and design universities at Toronto’s biggest art and design graduate school fair on October 3 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 
DateTuesday, October 3, 2017 - 11:00am to 3:00pm

Phone

416 977 6000 x4020

Cost

FREE

Email

careerdevelopment@ocadu.ca

Website

https://www.ocadu.ca/gradschoolfair

Location

OCAD University The Great Hall 100 McCaul Street

TORONTO’S BIGGEST ART AND DESIGN GRADUATE SCHOOL FAIR

Graduate school can help advance your career, deepen your practice or extend your research interests. Meet 20+ of North America and Europe’s best art and design universities at Toronto’s biggest art and design graduate school fair on October 3 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

This is your chance to learn more about MFA, MDes, MA/PhD programs throughout Canada, the U.S. and Europe. You’ll also get the answers you need at two Expert Panel Sessions.
 

Participating schools include:

  • California Institute of the Arts (CalArts)
  • Concordia - Fine Arts
  • Emily Carr University of Art + Design
  • Faculty of Communication & Design (FCAD), Ryerson University
  • Glasgow School of Art
  • John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design, University of Toronto
  • Master of Design, Department of Design, School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design, York University
  • Master of Digital Media @ the Centre for Digital Media
  • NSCAD University
  • OCAD University - Graduate Studies
  • Otis College of Art and Design
  • Parsons School of Design
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) Graduate Studies
  • Schulich School of Business - MBA, MBA/MFA, MBA/MA Combined and MMgmt Programs
  • Studio Arts College International (SACI)
  • University of Guelph - School of Fine Arts & Music
  • University of the Arts London
  • University of Waterloo - Department of Fine Arts
  • University of Windsor School of Creative Arts (SoCA)
  • Western University - Department of Visual Arts
  • York University - Faculty of Environmental Studies

 

Exclusive Expert Panels

Get the answers you need, as prospective Graduate students, from the expert panel series Everything you ever wanted to know about grad school, but were afraid to ask in Room 512, 113 McCaul St

 

Successful Applications & Research Statements  
12:00 p.m.

Panellists

Jean Bruce, PhD
- Associate Dean, Graduate Education, Faculty of Communication & Design, Ryerson University

Martha Ladly PhD
- Digital Futures Graduate Program Director
- Professor, Researcher, OCAD University

Ellyn Walker Rauch, PhD Candidate, Queen’s University
- OCAD University MFA alumna
- Artist, Curator, Writer and Researcher

Moderated by 
Serena Lee, MFA 
- Experiential Learning Coordinator (OCAD U Centre For Emerging Artists & Designers)

 

Home or Abroad: Funding Your Grad School Experience
2:00 p.m.

Panellist

Marcus A. Gordon, MFA
- Interdisciplinary Masters in Art and Design, OCADU
- Manager, Visual Analytics Lab

Moderated by 
Miles Collyer, MFA, MBA 
- Coordinator, Career Development (OCAD U Centre For Emerging Artists & Designers)

DateTuesday, October 3, 2017 - 11:00am to 3:00pm

Phone

416 977 6000 x4020

Cost

FREE

Email

careerdevelopment@ocadu.ca

Website

https://www.ocadu.ca/gradschoolfair

Location

OCAD University The Great Hall 100 McCaul Street

OCAD U's Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers is excited to partner with Tridel, one of Canada’s leading developers, and PATCH, a social enterprise operated by the award-winning STEPS Initiative, to feature the work of students and alumni in a high-profile public display of art across the construction hoarding bordering Tridel's FORM condominium on McCaul St (adjacent to OCAD U). As creative talent in the fields of art and design, we request your submissions for this unique paid exhibition opportunity. Submission deadline - Nov. 24th, 11:59pm
Undergraduate students are invited to attend this information session to learn more about exchange opportunities and hear from students who participated in the program last year.
While supplies last!
Two Concert-talks by pianist and electronic composer John Kameel Farah
Participants will learn the basics of Arabic Calligraphy letter forms. They will be introduced to basic techniques and words which they will practice using the brushes, ink and calligraphy pens.
Ban This Series: Tiger Spirit A documentary by Canadian filmmaker Min Sook Lee
Endorsing the important cultural value and independent nature of the Award, and at the suggestion of Clayton Paterson, Toronto based artist Istvan Kantor took upon the task to bring the award to Canada. Together with Eldon Garnet, artist and writer, and Kitsuné Soleill, artist and performer, they formed the Acker Awards Toronto in March 2017.
In this our inaugural year of the Design Residency, OCAD U will host architect, designer and urban researcher Kunlé Adeyemi of NLÉ as the 2017-2018 Design Resident. 
This hands-on workshop facilitated by Dr. Lynne Milgram will provide research proposal writing support for your upcoming CGS-M (SSHRC, NSERC) and Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS) application(s). Please come prepared with specific questions related to your research projects.
Drawing and Painting is presenting Many Voices talks by visiting Alumni Artists Chen Cao and Dionne Simpson Many Voices continues in November
Graduate School Fair 2017
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 11:00am to 3:00pm

TORONTO’S BIGGEST ART AND DESIGN GRADUATE SCHOOL FAIR

Graduate school can help advance your career, deepen your practice or extend your research interests. Meet 20+ of North America and Europe’s best art and design universities at Toronto’s biggest art and design graduate school fair on October 3 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

This is your chance to learn more about MFA, MDes, MA/PhD programs throughout Canada, the U.S. and Europe. You’ll also get the answers you need at two Expert Panel Sessions.
 

Participating schools include:

  • California Institute of the Arts (CalArts)
  • Concordia - Fine Arts
  • Emily Carr University of Art + Design
  • Faculty of Communication & Design (FCAD), Ryerson University
  • Glasgow School of Art
  • John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design, University of Toronto
  • Master of Design, Department of Design, School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design, York University
  • Master of Digital Media @ the Centre for Digital Media
  • NSCAD University
  • OCAD University - Graduate Studies
  • Otis College of Art and Design
  • Parsons School of Design
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) Graduate Studies
  • Schulich School of Business - MBA, MBA/MFA, MBA/MA Combined and MMgmt Programs
  • Studio Arts College International (SACI)
  • University of Guelph - School of Fine Arts & Music
  • University of the Arts London
  • University of Waterloo - Department of Fine Arts
  • University of Windsor School of Creative Arts (SoCA)
  • Western University - Department of Visual Arts
  • York University - Faculty of Environmental Studies

 

Exclusive Expert Panels

Get the answers you need, as prospective Graduate students, from the expert panel series Everything you ever wanted to know about grad school, but were afraid to ask in Room 512, 113 McCaul St

 

Successful Applications & Research Statements  
12:00 p.m.

Panellists

Jean Bruce, PhD
- Associate Dean, Graduate Education, Faculty of Communication & Design, Ryerson University

Martha Ladly PhD
- Digital Futures Graduate Program Director
- Professor, Researcher, OCAD University

Ellyn Walker Rauch, PhD Candidate, Queen’s University
- OCAD University MFA alumna
- Artist, Curator, Writer and Researcher

Moderated by 
Serena Lee, MFA 
- Experiential Learning Coordinator (OCAD U Centre For Emerging Artists & Designers)

 

Home or Abroad: Funding Your Grad School Experience
2:00 p.m.

Panellist

Marcus A. Gordon, MFA
- Interdisciplinary Masters in Art and Design, OCADU
- Manager, Visual Analytics Lab

Moderated by 
Miles Collyer, MFA, MBA 
- Coordinator, Career Development (OCAD U Centre For Emerging Artists & Designers)

Venue & Address: 
OCAD University The Great Hall 100 McCaul Street
Website: 
https://www.ocadu.ca/gradschoolfair
Email: 
careerdevelopment@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416 977 6000 x4020
Cost: 
FREE
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