#trending: Mobilizing Art and Culture


A graduate conference presented by the Contemporary Art, Design, and New Media Art Histories program.

 
DateSaturday, March 12, 2016 - 1:00pm to Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 3:00am

Phone

416-977-6000

Cost

Free

Email

cadnconference@ocadu.ca

Website

http://cadnconferenceocadu.blogspot.ca/

Location

100 McCaul Street

OCADU Contemporary Art, Design, and New Media Art Histories Conference 2016

Conference Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016

The influence of trends is undeniable in contemporary culture, but rarely are its implications fully fleshed out. How can a trend mobilize or call others to action? As scholarship in contemporary art, design and new media becomes increasingly focused on networked lives, the digital platforms through which we communicate, interact, and share information demand academic and social inquiry.

Our keynote speaker for #trending: mobilizing art and culture, is Janaya Khan. Janaya is a black, queer, gender-nonconforming activist, staunch Afrofuturist, social-justice educator and boxer based in Toronto. http://janayakhan.com/black-lives-matter/

Please visit http://cadnconferenceocadu.blogspot.ca/ for further information, or https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/trending-mobilizing-art-and-culture-tickets-20946120410 to register.



#trending: mobilizing art & culture poster
DateSaturday, March 12, 2016 - 1:00pm to Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 3:00am

Phone

416-977-6000

Cost

Free

Email

cadnconference@ocadu.ca

Website

http://cadnconferenceocadu.blogspot.ca/

Location

100 McCaul Street

The Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers is inviting all students who identify as creative women* entrepreneurs in design to join us for a dinner as part of our Good w/ Food dinner series, which brings together OCAD students, alumni, and broader professional communities over food.
Learn the basics of softcover bookbinding to give your zines and publications a handmade touch! 
The future presents new challenges and opportunities for design. Those who manage design must equip themselves to confront rapid change on all fronts – economic, environmental, and social. Research and practice must increasingly collaborate to keep pace with the needs of today and the future. 
The OCAD U Creative Professionals-In-Residence program (CPIR) is a mentorship initiative created to support the career success of current OCAD U students and recent alumni. Join us for an introductory talk with CPIR Liz Irkiriko.  
Join our top graduate students for a TED Talk Social
Join Tom Barker for a curatorial tour of CodeX: playable & disruptive futurist eArt.
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Looking for some feedback on a project? Want an opnion before a critique? Come chat with our in-house artists, curators and designers.
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 1:00pm to Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 3:00am

OCADU Contemporary Art, Design, and New Media Art Histories Conference 2016

Conference Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016

The influence of trends is undeniable in contemporary culture, but rarely are its implications fully fleshed out. How can a trend mobilize or call others to action? As scholarship in contemporary art, design and new media becomes increasingly focused on networked lives, the digital platforms through which we communicate, interact, and share information demand academic and social inquiry.

Our keynote speaker for #trending: mobilizing art and culture, is Janaya Khan. Janaya is a black, queer, gender-nonconforming activist, staunch Afrofuturist, social-justice educator and boxer based in Toronto. http://janayakhan.com/black-lives-matter/

Please visit http://cadnconferenceocadu.blogspot.ca/ for further information, or https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/trending-mobilizing-art-and-culture-tickets-20946120410 to register.

Venue & Address: 
100 McCaul Street
Website: 
http://cadnconferenceocadu.blogspot.ca/
Email: 
cadnconference@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000
Cost: 
Free
#trending: mobilizing art & culture poster
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