News Archive

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:15pm
OCAD University President Sara Diamond will deliver a lecture at the Arthur M. Sackler Colloquia on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 in Washington, D.C.
Monday, February 26, 2018 - 8:00am to Friday, April 6, 2018 - 4:00pm
Starting week of February 26 to April 6, 2018 our Program Assistants will be at 100 McCaul, Room 570a for a day each week.  
Friday, February 23, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 11:30am to Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:30am
Friday #ArtCrush interviews highlight students in their final year in the OCAD U Photography department.
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
The Canada Council for the Arts has announced that Spring Hurlbut (AOCA, 1973) and Midi Onodera (AOCA, 1983) are among this year’s winners of the $25,000 Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Med
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:00pm
You are invited to attend a community update hosted by OCAD University and Councillor Joe Cressy on the Creative C
Friday, February 16, 2018
We, the undersigned members of the Provost’s Taskforce on Indigenous Learning, join together to express our solidarity with the family of Colten Boushie, the Plains Cree/Nehiyiw community of Red Ph
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 11:45am to Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:45am
Daniel Hutchinson received his BFA from th
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 10:45am
PATCH, in partnership with OCAD University's Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers, and Tridel, one of Canada's leading developers, have partnered to exhibit the work of OCAD U students and a
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Lily Snowden-Fine is an OCAD U 3rd year illustration student from Vancouver, BC. Alongside illustration she also loves ceramics, jewellery and painting.
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
This past December, the Consulate General of Canada hosted a group exhibition in Dubai’s foremost arts hub, Alserkal Avenue, as part of th
Monday, February 12, 2018
On behalf of OCAD University, I offer deep condolences to the Baptiste/Boushie family and the people of Red Pheasant Reserve, and mourn the loss of a young man described by his mother as gentle and
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 12:00pm to Friday, February 16, 2018 - 12:00pm
Recent alumni Morgan Sears-Williams started an interview series for the Photography Department blog last year called #ArtCrush.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 10:30am
OCAD University has signed a Strategic Mandate Agreement (SMA2) with the Ontario Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD) for 2017/2018 to 2019/2020.
Monday, January 29, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
INVC and FCDC have collaborated on a Faculty conversation with Nigig Visiting Artist, Barry Ace. 
Monday, January 29, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
INVC and FCDC have collaborated on a Faculty conversation with Nigig Visiting Artist, Barry Ace. 
Friday, January 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
The Creative City Campus (CCC) team has been hard at work responding to feedback from the community and City Planning staff.
Friday, January 26, 2018
On Wednesday, January 24, 2018 Marc Mayer, Director and Chief Executive Officer of the National Gallery of Canada presented his lecture, Art in Canada, at OCAD University’s President’s Speaker’s Se
Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 12:15pm
    The BIG IDeA project at OCAD U and TELUS would like to invite you to be a part of the next Inclusive Design Challenge - Winter 2018. Designing Inclusive Retail Experiences
Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 12:00pm
Design for Health 3rd Year undergraduate course: 2 Design line awards and 2 Herman Miller Jurors choice awards:  
Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 11:30am to Friday, February 16, 2018 - 6:00pm
The OCADU Zine Collective is producing a collaborative zine about dreams, and they want your submissions!
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
To the OCAD University Community,
Friday, January 12, 2018
People lined up outside OCAD U’s professional gallery, Onsite, the evening of January 10 to gain entry to
Friday, January 12, 2018
Two exhibitions created by OCAD University faculty and students have been included in the Toronto Design Offsite Festival Features
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 11:30am
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 11:00am
Winter Stations 2018 is the third instalment of The Beaches neighbourhood’s public art display.
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 10:00am
Among them, 2 wonderful pieces- “What Not to Eat: The Case Against Sugar,” by Hudson Christie, 2014 OCADU Illustration Program Medal Winner, and, “How New York is Turn
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 10:00am     
Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 9:00am to Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
Indigenous Visual Culture at OCAD U welcomes Barry Ace as our Winter 2018 Nigig Visiting Artist in Residence.
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Congratulations to our Interdisciplinary Master's in Art, Media and Design Alumni Nick Sweetman (MFA 2014) who was the participating street artist who created the amazing bee pollination mural on t
Thursday, December 21, 2017
OCAD University has launched a new partnership with University of the Arts London (UAL).
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 4:00pm
Two Industrial Design classes at OCAD University teamed up with Regent Park’s immigrant Creative Women’s Collective to fashion hip, saleable sewn designs, based on their eye for fashion an
Monday, December 18, 2017 - 2:45pm
The OCAD University community is deeply saddened by the deaths of Barry and Honey Sherman.
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 8:30am
Mathieu Larone, 2nd year illustration student does an illustration for the weekend edition of the New York Times, December 9, 2017.
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 3:30pm
‘Phases of Dance’ reveals what’s going through a dancer’s mind, highlighting the motions audiences overlook Leah Collins · CBC Arts · December 6
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 to Wednesday, January 3, 2018
All incoming Canada Post mail addressed to OCAD University will be held by Canada Post from Friday, December 22, 2017 to Tuesday, January 2, 2018.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 11:30am
For second-year OCAD U Illustration major, Mathieu Larone, it was a dream come true.
Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 9:00am
The Hult Prize Foundation is the largest crowdsourcing platform and startup accelerator for emerging social entrepreneurs from universities around the globe.
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 3:15pm
On Thursday, December 7, OCAD University welcomed the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario to the university’s new flagship professional gallery,
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
The inaugural exhibition in Onsite Gallery’s luminous new space at 199 Richmond St. W. has been declared one of Toronto’s top ten exhibitions this year:
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Another big win for an OCAD University illustrator: the New York’s Society of Illustrators has awarded second-year Illustration major Toko Hosoya,
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 7:15am
Illustration: Student Sarah Mason   Illustration: Student Runner Up Sarah Mason, currently in her 3rd year in the Illustration program Cameron Miller  
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 7:15am
Passes are $25 each and are redeemed in person at the Aga Khan Museum. The perks of the pass include:
Monday, December 4, 2017
Paul Dallas, Chair Illustration Program is delighted to announce that Toko Hosoya, 2nd-year ILLU major, has just won the Gold for Uncommissioned Illustration with her work, Earthstar!
Monday, December 4, 2017
Prolific sculptor, WWII veteran and OCA alumna Frances Marie Gage passed away on Sunday, Novem
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:15am to Monday, January 22, 2018 - 12:00am
OCAD U First Generation students from all undergraduate programs are invited to submit work on the theme of MIGRATION for this year's exhibition and publication.
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 7:15am
Joren Cull is a Toronto-based illustrator, animator and cartoonist.
Friday, December 1, 2017
The National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women takes place on Wednesday, December 6.
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  As part of Doreen Balabanoff's work with the Colour Research Society of Canada, there are two events of interest:  
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Indigenous Visual Culture at OCAD U welcomes Barry Ace as the winter 2018 Nigig Visiting Artist-in-Residence. He will be on campus from January 9 to February 6, 2018.