News Archive

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 12:00pm
Nuit Blanche Toronto and the Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers are excited to announce Crutch CAC as the recipient of the 2019 I
Friday, September 13, 2019 - 9:15am
In the lead up to the upcoming 2019 federal election, OCAD University and Instagram have teamed up to encourage Canadians to participate in the election.
Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 11:00am
Partial Gallery and OCAD University are excited to announce a new partnership and opportunity for OCAD U Faculty of Art students and alum
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 9:00am
Creative Quarterly 57, New York is pleased to announce their winners:  
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 8:45am
Dr. Dori Tunstall, Faculty of Design Dean is featured on Page 80. Also flip through this magazine to see see an article on alum Eugenia Chan!
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 8:30am
The select participants will be integrated into the daily life of the Museum during each three-month residency.
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 11:15am
Five OCAD U students – some current and some recent grads – won Top Talent in the 2019 Adobe Design Achievement Awards.
Monday, September 9, 2019 - 1:45pm
The Inclusive Design Research Centre (IDRC) at OCAD University has received a $2.9 M grant from the Government of
Monday, September 9, 2019 - 7:30am
This edited collection examines conflicting assumptions, expectations, and perceptions of maternity in artistic, cultural, and institutional contexts.
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 11:30am to Monday, September 30, 2019 - 11:30am
Sur Gallery invites submissions from emerging artist and curators of Latin American descent who would like to participate in Sur Gallery’s Mentorship Program.
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 11:15am to Monday, September 30, 2019 - 11:15am
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 to Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Otino Corsano’s Ocean Course Films presents “Rosso” at Istituto Italiano di Cultura Toronto
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 3:45pm
Hiii Illustration 2018 International Competition was open to all illustrators, creative professionals, publishers, agencies, representatives, students and teachers from all over the world.
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 3:00pm
This piece discusses the challenges of finding clients as a long-time brand identity designer where there is increased competition, expanding skill sets and a reduction in perceived value.
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 2:30pm
This colour wheel is two sided: its front is designed to reflect contemporary science, visual perception and the latest colour theories.
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 12:45pm
OCAD University faculty are engaged in inclusive, interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research that audaciously and responsibly pursues the questions of our time.“THIS IS RESEARCH” will help to
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 2:45pm
The OCAD U community mourns the passing of alumna Martha Robinson last week, at the age of 56.
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 3:45pm to Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 3:45pm
Congratulations to Jad Al Rabbaa (Digital Futures, MDes 2019) who recently attended the HCII 2019 - (Human Computer Interaction International) held in Orlando, Florida.
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 3:45pm to Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 3:45pm
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 12:15pm
Acclaimed animator Richard Williams passed away at the age of 86 in Bristol, England. Born and raised in Toronto, Williams attended the Ontario College of Art from 1949 to 1953.
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
WHAT’S HAPPENING? Creative City Campus Renovations: Fabrication Studios
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 2:30pm
The Inclusive Design Research Centre (IDRC) at OCAD University has received a $1.2 million grant from the William and Fl
Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 12:15am to Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 12:15pm
Ignite Gallery represents the current creative voice of OCAD University students and recent graduates through exhibitions, events and community programs.
Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Dean Dori Tunstall of OCAD U is pleased to announce she is part of the Revision Path's podcasts which will be held in a permanent collection at the Smithsonian. 
Monday, July 29, 2019 - 6:15pm to Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 6:15pm
Please submit your resume and cover letter to the CSD at
Friday, July 26, 2019 - 1:15pm
The Black Sparks fundraising campaign will support Black artists and designers by funding OCAD U’s Black Youth Design Initiative.
Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 2:15pm
On Dragula, "demonic, hell-born queens compete to become the World’s Next Drag Supermonster”.
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Universities Canada announced today the nine student winners of the national 2019 Innovative Designs for Accessibility (IDeA) competition, who were recognized for their work in breaking down access
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
After an extensive search of candidates internationally,OCAD University has selected Berlin-based curator and biotechnologist Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung, PhD, as the first curator of its Intern
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 1:30pm
Assistant Professor Pam Patterson (Faculty of Art) is the guest editor of the spring 2020 issue of The Canadian Art Teacher (CAT), a peer-
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 10:15am
Congratulations to Eugenia Chan (Material Art & Design 2018) and Elise Conlin (Illustration 2019) who were presented with awards at the recent 2019 Toronto Out
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 8:30am
Here is a link to some images taken at the event and awards ceremony. 
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 9:30am
The OCAD University community is deeply saddened by the recent passing of alumna (1998, Criticism & Curatorial Practice) and artist/curator Katharine Mulherin.
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 11:45am
The inaugural event of the Asia-Global-Cultural-Studies-Forum (AGCSF) facilitated by Dr.
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