Call for Applications - Akin Studio Career Launcher

The Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers is excited to announce the return of the Akin Collective Career Launcher for Drawing & Painting students in their graduating term. Students are invited to apply for this opportunity and one successful applicant will be awarded $ 2,000 in credits to go towards a studio space at Akin’s inspiring shared workspaces in 2019-2020! 

Call for Applications - Akin Studio Career Launcher

Call for Applications - Akin Studio Career Launcher
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 10:15am to Monday, April 15, 2019 - 12:00pm

OPPORTUNITY DESCRIPTION

The Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers is excited to announce the return of the Akin Collective Career Launcher for Drawing & Painting students in their graduating term. Students are invited to apply for this opportunity and one successful applicant will be awarded $ 2,000 in credits to go towards a studio space at Akin’s inspiring shared workspaces in 2019-2020!

This is an amazing opportunity to become part of a larger creative community and gain access to the excellent multidisciplinary facilities that Akin Collective has to offer. Applications will be reviewed by Akin’s Directors, faculty members, and staff from the Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers during GradEx.

DEADLINE: April 15, 2019

PARTNER | AKIN COLLECTIVE
www.akincollective.com

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be a DRPT student in their graduating year.
  • Must have the intent of remaining in the region following graduation to make use of this opportunity.

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Full contact information (Name, phone, and email), and a confirmation of eligibility.
  • Current CV
  • Online portfolio or an attached PDF portfolio
  • A statement of interest that contextualizes your intent to use the studio and outlines the significance of the opportunity to your practice

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS

Please submit all components in one (1) PDF to the attention of Tak Pham: tpham@ocadu.ca

Website: 
https://careerlaunchers.format.com/6126135-2019-akin-studio
Email: 
tpham@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416 977 6000 Ext. 361

OCAD U exhibition unveiled at Queen’s Park

Artists standing with President Sara Diamond in front of exhibition
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

 

On February 15, OCAD University unveiled a unique exhibition in the boardroom of the Honourable Deb Matthews, Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD). Curated by recent OCAD U graduate Delilah Rosier, the exhibition features 12 accomplished OCAD U student artists, giving viewers a sense of the unique, interdisciplinary works created at the university.  

  • Ella Bot
  • Jana Ghalayini
  • Antonio Giacchetti
  • Saba Giani
  • Abigail Holt
  • leaf jerlefia
  • Sofy Mesa
  • Renelyn Quinicot Javier
  • Oliver Roberts
  • Dahae Song
  • Louis-Philippe Tremblay-Chapdelaine
  • Carly Whitmore

The exhibition was made possible thanks to the efforts of Jennifer Long, Associate Chair, Cross-Disciplinary Art Practices and Miriam Kramer, Director, Government Relations & Partnerships.

 

Poster: 
Minister Deb Matthews meets with artists in her office

DRPT Thesis welcomes Hamilton-based painter Jane Corrigan

painting of a woman braiding another woman's hair
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 5:00pm

DRPT Thesis welcomes Hamilton-based painter Jane Corrigan. She has had solo exhibitions at White Columns, Kerry Schuss, Retrospective and Feuer/Mesler, New York. Her paintings have appeared in group shows at White Columns, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., 247365, and Wilkinson Gallery, among others. She was a 2012-13 Fellow at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, a 2013-14 resident at the Marie Walsh Sharpe Space Program, as well as a 2013 recipient of the Louis Comfort Tiffany Award.

ALL WELCOME

 

Venue & Address: 
100 McCaul St., 190 Auditorium
painting of a woman braiding another woman's hair