News Archive

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 6:15am
Hiii Illustration 2018 International Competition received 1700 pieces of works from more than 50 countries and regions around the world.
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 11:00am
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,
Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 6:00pm
The database Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale platform) was not renewed by the Library.  OCADU community access to this resource expires on July 1, 2019.
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 4:30pm
On Wednesday, June 26, OCAD University welcomed the Honourable Peter Bethlenfalvy, MPP, Pickering-Uxbridge and president of Ontario's Treasury Board.
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 1:45pm
Today, Rideau Hall announced 83 new appointments to the Order of Canada. Among them is OCAD University President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr.
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 4:45pm
OCAD University's President Dr.
Friday, June 21, 2019 - 1:00pm
As part of its National Indigenous Peoples Day celebration, OCAD University is launching the Wapatah: Centre for Indigenous Visual Knowledge.
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 4:30pm
Red Embers, a public art installation honouring missing and murdered Indigenous women is on display at Toronto’s Allan Gardens.
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 5:15pm to Friday, June 28, 2019 - 5:15pm
Since 2001, Pat Murray has been the Inclusive Design Research Centre’s (IDRC) administrative assistant for both our SNOW project and our Vision Technology Assistive Devices Program services.
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 11:15am
OCAD University is hosting an event to celebrate the outcomes of UNESCO’s Futures Literacy Lab, June 27 to 29, 2019 at its waterfront campus (130 Queens Quay East).
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 6:45am
Juliette Vermeersch Chiku Winner   Juliette Vermeersch Saudade Winner  
Friday, June 14, 2019
As OCAD U celebrates the accomplishments of its newest graduates at today’s convocation ceremonies, the university is also proud to announce a bold new comm
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 3:00pm
New Publication from Dr. Gerald McMaster: “The Entangled Gaze: Indigenous and European Views of Each Other” 
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 9:15am
A new living wall wall work by DRPT student Raquel Da Silva has been installed in OCAD University’s Rosalie Sharp Pavilion.
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 2:00pm
OCAD University’s Faculty of Art is pleased to welcome Bangalore-based artist Indu Antony as the inaugural artist-in-residence for its
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 11:30am
OCAD University congratulates its graduate Strategic Foresight and Innovation students with winning five awards presented by The Association of Professional Futurists
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 12:45pm
OCAD University will present honorary doctorate degrees to four prominent Canadians: artist, activist and educator, Jeannette Armstrong, PhD, famed cartoonist, illustrator and OCAD U alumnus  Barry
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 3:15pm
Congratulations to Natalie King (DRPT 2018') who has joined Xpace Cultural Centre as the team's Programming Coordinator.
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 1:45pm
The results have been tabulated for the internal elections on the OCAD University’s Board of Governors that were held from May 29-31, 2019 for two-year term
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 10:45am
Today at OCAD University, the Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Public Services and Procurement and Accessibility, announced several initiatives to support youth leaders in their efforts to
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 6:30am
Peter’s editorial titled The Systemic Turn: Leverage for World Changing, served as the theme for the articles comprising the issue.
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 6:30am
Martha grew up in Toronto, wanted to learn stage design, went to OCA for three years taking courses across the college then started to designed sets.
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 9:30am
OCAD University’s Professor Dr. Gerald McMaster will receive an honorary degree from the University of Saskatchewan.    
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 8:30am
This was the team’s end-of-semester project for Happy City, a mini trade show in the classroom that is attended by guest organizations.
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 6:15am
DISTINGUISHED MERIT Christian Piasentin “Empty Head"   MERIT Amanda Arlotta “Fame” (SERIES MERIT)
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 10:00am
Albright-Knox’s Collaborative Project Recommended for NEA Research Grant
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - 9:30am
It is with tremendous sadness that we let you know that Christine Crosbie passed away on the weekend, following a short battle with cancer.
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 to Friday, May 31, 2019
Dear members of the OCAD U community,
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 3:00pm
ORION, a not-for-profit organization committed to supporting Ontario’s researchers, educators and innovators, has awarded Alastair MacLeod, Chief Information Officer, OCAD University, with a 2019
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 2:15pm to Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 2:15pm
The creative works of over 800 emerging artists were showcased at the 104th annual GradEx.
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 2:00pm
OCAD University is very excited to announce that it has appointed Stephen Foster as Dean of the Faculty of Art, effective January 1, 2020.
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
WHAT’S HAPPENING? Creative City Campus Renovations: Fabrication Studios
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 11:45am to Friday, July 19, 2019 - 11:45pm
Our orientation and welcome—O-DAYS!
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 10:45am to Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 10:45am
Beginning in June 2019 all OCAD U students, faculty and staff will enjoy the ease of Single-Sign On (SSO) for many applications supported by IT Services.
Friday, May 10, 2019 - 2:00pm
Assistant Professor Alexis Morris, director of ACE Lab and Canada Research Chair in the Internet of Things, has been featured in an intervie
Friday, May 10, 2019 - 1:15pm
On April 5th 2019, OCAD U participated in CRAM, a city-wide free event that brought Toronto's universities together to sha
Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 2:30pm
A capacity crowd gathered yesterday evening for the opening night of Onsite Gallery’s new exhibition, T.M.
Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 1:45pm
OCAD University is reinforcing its commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) within research with a grant from the federal government.
Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 6:45am
For more than three decades, Fiona Smyth’s work has straddled art, comics, and murals.
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 to Friday, May 17, 2019
In the lead up to the 2019 federal election, OCAD University has partnered with Instagram to give students the opportunity to create an “I Voted” sticker that will be available in Instagram Stories
Monday, May 6, 2019 - 3:45pm
A record 46,000 guests attended GradEx 104, a five-day exhibition from May 1 to 5, displaying the outstanding work of more than 800 graduating students
Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 3:15pm
Permanent staff and managers: consider becoming a member of the OCAD U Board of Governors. Nominations are now open for a two-year term commencing July 1, 2019.
Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 11:30am
Since 2015, we have been displaying and archiving each graduating year’s work, with links to their professional sites.  Special thanks this year go to Victoria (Tori) Lee, Mavis Choo, Magali Lafleu
Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 11:00am
Illustration Chair Paul Dallas is delighted to announce the relaunch of showcasing thesis portfo
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 1:15pm
OCAD University’s annual graduate exhibition begins tomorrow, May 1, and runs until Sunday, May 5.
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 6:30am
Who Made It? Finding value in acknowledging nature of making to increase consumer value perception  
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 6:30am
Congrats Derwyn!
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 11:00am
Dr. Sara Diamond, President and Vice-Chancellor of OCAD University, received Toronto Digifest’s Digital Media Pioneer Award at a ceremony yesterday at Artscape Launchpad. Dr.
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 3:45pm
A team made up of OCAD University and University of Toronto students won two awards at the 9th Annual Level Up Showcase, which took place at the Design Ex
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 4:30pm
Jihee Min selected for Public Art Mentorship