News Archive

Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 11:30pm to Monday, May 20, 2019 - 1:30am
Thursday, May 16, 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.
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.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 6:15am
DISTINGUISHED MERIT Christian Piasentin “Empty Head"   MERIT Camilla Teodoro “Toy Soldiers”
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
Friday, May 3, 2019 to Monday, May 13, 2019
Dear members of the OCAD U community,
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
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 8:00am
This year’s distinguished jury included: Christopher Brand, Crown Publishing;  Dennis Huynh, Buzzfeed;  Maria G.
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 4:15pm
OCAD University has developed a number of initiatives to support the programming of Toronto’s first international Biennial of Art.
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
The province’s leading universities focused on technology and design have teamed up to forge a new model for the delivery of post-secondary education in Ontario: together OCAD U and Ontario Tech Un
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 6:30pm to Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 9:30pm
Jody Hewgill is a Toronto-based artist and illustrator who is part of OCAD U's Illustration Program.
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 11:30am
Once again, OCAD U’s Project 31 fundraising auction was a great success, raising much-needed funds for scholarships and bursaries for students in financial need and the purchase of specialized equi
Monday, April 15, 2019 - 2:45pm
The Office of Research & Innovation is excited to announce the launch of the second iteration of the "THIS IS RESEARCH" campaign.
Monday, April 15, 2019
Dear Members of the OCAD U Community:
Friday, April 12, 2019 to Sunday, June 9, 2019
“Emily” is an exhibition comprising an HD video installation of the same title featuring a non-linear narrative which bridges international educational movements with contemporary art practices.
Friday, April 12, 2019
OCAD University graduate Yechel Gagnon was recognized at the end of March as Creator of the Year in Montérégie, QC, a $5000 prize given by the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec (CALQ).
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 12:30pm
1) The first is next week, April 12-14 at York University is entitled: Maternal Wellbeing and Health: Emotional, Physical, Psychological, Social, Spiritual, Cultural, and Environmental  
Monday, April 8, 2019 - 4:30pm
On Friday, April 5, OCAD University opened its doors during the CRAM learning festival to give attendees a chance to discover the unexpected ideas revolutionizing the way we think, live and work.
Monday, April 8, 2019 - 3:45pm
Earlier this semester, OCAD University's Experiential Learning Program
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 5:00pm to Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 5:00pm
On April 2nd 2019, four OCAD U Graduate students presented their research in three minutes or less, competing for the top prize in this year’s Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition.
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 4:00pm
Ryerson University's Faculty of Communication and Design (FCAD), The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education and Spin Master Corp.
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 3:45pm
Great West Life Realty Advisors, Oni One Sourcing and Purchasing and the Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers are excited to announce
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 3:15pm
Indigenous artist and OCAD U alumna Chief Lady Bird has illustrated a new children’s book, Nibi's Water Song, about the importance of clea
Monday, April 1, 2019 - 1:00pm to Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
Linda Carreiro’s research into movement and reading has been included in the The Body, the Dance and the Text: Essays on Performance and the Margins of History, edited by Brynn Shiovitz (M
Monday, April 1, 2019 - 11:00am
Yonge-Dundas Square and the Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers are excited to congratulate Nikole McGregor and Fasai Sivieng 
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 12:00pm
Theatre Passe Muraille: A Collective History presents the story of alternative theatre in Canada.
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 11:30am to Friday, April 26, 2019 - 11:30pm
Calling all artists! Submit your artwork* for the library’s 2019-2020 art exhibit season. If selected, your work will be on display at one of 16 library branches across the city.
Thursday, March 28, 2019
What’s Happening?  Creative City Campus Renovations: Ada Slaight Drawing & Painting Studios
Friday, March 22, 2019 - 1:45pm
OCAD University has appointed Dr. Caroline Langill as Vice-President, Academic & Provost, effective April 1, 2019.
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.