News Archive

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 11:30am to Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 11:30am
OCAD U Sculpture/Installation student wins First Capital Realty Public Art competition 
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 11:15am to Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 11:15am
Special Announcement!  Drawing and Painting now have our own DRPT RE-USE DEPOT placed in room 475 in 100 McCaul. 
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 7:00am
Congratulations to Instructor Anson Liaw (Graphic Design Program at OCAD U) for being invited as 1 of only 100 Graphic Designers to create a poster commemorating 49 years of diplomatic relations be
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
To the OCAD University Community,
Friday, March 15, 2019
On Tuesday, March 12, OCAD University’s most outstanding student leaders for the academic year 2018/19 were celebrated at our annual Student Recognition awards dinner.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 9:30am
Welcome to OCAD U’s new alumni newsletter! As part of OCAD U’s thriving community, we look forward to sharing with you our latest news, activities and projects.
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 12:15pm
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 12:00pm
Illustrations to be featured and published in print and online for the 2019 Drawn Volume.3 | Leaders In Contemporary Illustration book from left to right are:  
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 3:15pm
Treva Michelle Legassie is currently pursuing a research-creation PhD candidate at Concordia University, where she was named the J.W. McConnell Memorial Doctoral Fellow.
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 3:15pm
Martha Robinson is a PhD candidate in the Interuniversity program in Art History at Concordia University.
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 3:15pm
Amanda Roy is currently Sales Manager North America - ALM (archives, libraries, museums) at Axiell, the number one provider of collections management technology in the world.
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 10:15am
OCAD U's Financial Aid & Awards office invites you to Pizza Lunch with President Diamond. RSVP to join this opportunity to discuss your ideas, comments and experience at OCAD U.
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 3:30pm
Together with a team of engineers, designers and specialists, OCAD U alumnus Mauricio Affonso, has been working on an affordable solution to clean indoor air.
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 10:15am
Onsite Gallery, OCAD University is happy to offer a free interactive guide for families and young visitors to creatively engage with our current contemporary art exhibition,
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
OCAD University campus is open and all classes and activities are running. 
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 11:45am
Eight undergraduate students from OCAD University’s Indigenous Visual Culture Program (INVC) received 
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 10:00am to Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 10:00am
Happy reading week students! Did you know it’s not too late to apply for the full-time OSAP program or the Bursary for Students with Disabilities (BSWD) program?
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 9:15am
For Yovska, drag is a metaphor for his experience as a queer immigrant from Mexico - a metaphor he explores through his extraordinary paranormal outfits.  
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
OCAD U’s Professor Martha Ladly and colleague Katrina Keefer of Trent University are using visual analytics to help reconstruct the lives of individuals who were victims of the mid-Atlantic slave t
Friday, February 8, 2019 - 6:45am
For professionals who want to learn how design can be used as a tool to create social change, this 10-day international course is for you.
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
OCADU Centre for Students with Disabilities New Walk-In Hours: Monday-Friday 1:00pm-2:00pm 230 Richmond St. W, 6th floor
Monday, February 4, 2019 - 4:30pm
Congratulations to Gabrielle Moser and Bonnie Devine, the 2018/2019 recipients of the OCAD University Awards for Excellence in Early Stage Research, Scholarship and Creative Activ
Friday, February 1, 2019
The next phase of the Creative City Campus (CCC) project construction will soon begin: the renovations of more than 30,000 square feet of Fabrication and Drawing &
Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 2:45pm
On April 5, 2019 OCAD University will be participating in CRAM.
Thursday, January 31, 2019
On the evening of Friday, January 18th, the Faculty & Curriculum Development Centre (FCDC) proudly hosted renowned Michi Saagiig Nishnaabeg scholar, writer and artist Leanne Betasamosake Simpso
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 12:45pm to Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 12:45pm
HANDBOOK: Supporting Queer and Trans Students in Art and Design Education*
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 8:00am
An Urban Code in Traditional Middle Eastern Contexts: The Edge Environment as a Central Theme for Reading the Social Pattern Language of Historic Sites            
Monday, January 28, 2019 - 2:00pm
The Office of Research & Innovation is excited to announce the launch of a new campaign to raise awareness about research at OCAD University: “THIS IS RESEARCH.”
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 11:45am
OCAD University is proud to announce an inaugural residency with artist Vanessa Dion Fletcher at the Rosalie Sharp Pavilion.
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 6:15am   Before.  
Thursday, January 24, 2019
After being introduced at Design TO’s 2019 festival (ongoing through January 27, 2019) '100% Chair: Design for algorithmic landscapes' has been featured in
Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 12:15pm
Doug Panton, Illustrator --------------------------------------- Title: Attitude  Chosen for one of the 100 Best of 2018
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Close to 300 people escaped the cold and enjoyed the opening night of Onsite Gallery’s latest exhibition, How to Breathe Forever.
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 12:30pm to Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 12:30pm
OCAD Photo grads have been lucky these past few years to be offered the opportunity of a career-launcher job in the Rouge Park.  Ishkhan Ghazarian is the most recent recipient, just finishing up th
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Dr. Chris Glover, MPP for Spadina-Fort York and Opposition Critic for Colleges and Universities, visited OCAD University’s campus today for his first official tour and meeting.
Friday, January 11, 2019 - 11:30am
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Friday, January 11, 2019 - 6:30am
According to Sureya Ibrahim, TCCL&D’s community relations specialist, the women of the sewing circle are currently making more of the soft goods designed by the OCAD class.
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 4:45pm
The project will integrate industrialized construction and two industrial manufacturing processes into one custom designed, fabricated, and engineered end of arm tooling that is attached to a large
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 7:15am
An elementary school in Stouffville will be named after Canadian author and illustrator Barbara Reid.
Monday, January 7, 2019
The Ontario Arts Council (OAC) has appointed Erika Iserho
Friday, January 4, 2019
Gallery visitors with vision loss have a new way to enjoy some iconic paintings at the AGO: using multisensory aids that allow them to “feel” the works on the wall.
Thursday, January 3, 2019
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Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
On December 6th the OCAD University community gathered to raise just under $5000 to assist in the rebuilding of the Tahltan Nation Community through the sale of photo-documentation.
Friday, December 14, 2018
Earlier this year, Melissa General, an OCAD U Photography alumna and the Manager of the university’s Indigenous Visual Culture Student Centre & Services, was selected to receive an emerging lea
Friday, December 14, 2018
OCAD University is collaborating with the Black Business & Professional Association (BBPA) to provide new opportunities for students.
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 7:30am
Justin Case and teh Closet Monster by Mark Julien is a joyfully-arted story about two coseted gay men -- one a priest -- and the "closet monsters," magical creatures from a parellel dimension who h
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 6:45am
 Illustration Program's sessional instructor Peter Chan's article is in the Nov/Dec issue of Pure Luxury Magazine!
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 3:00pm
To celebrate Mickey’s 90th anniversary, Disney Canada partnered with
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 8:00am to Monday, December 17, 2018 - 4:00pm
Donate surplus materials. This is a good time to clean up the Open Studios, Thesis desks, spaces, etc.
Monday, December 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
OCAD University teamed up with Toronto Centre for Community Learning and Development (TCCL&D) to pilot an innovative, hands-on design course. Over a period o