News Archive

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:  
Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 9:00am to Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 5:00pm
Some of you may know that Ken Vickerson has work coming up for auction at Waddington’s here in Toronto on Nov.
Monday, November 20, 2017
A new book by author Paulina Cameron celebrates Canadian leaders, champions, and luminaries who are exemplary in their fields.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 11:30am
OCAD University’s business incubator, Imagination Catalyst, participated in InnovateTO150 on Friday, November
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 11:15am
Monday, November 13, 2017
OCAD University’s Board of Governors has elected Jaime Watt, Executive Chairman, Navigator Ltd., as Chair of th
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
OCADU Health & Wellness Centre Will be CLOSED on  
Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 9:45am
Mohamoud's incredible sculptures (and photos that depict them) challenge conventional conceptions of gender through the lens of professional sports, namely the NBA.
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 9:30am
On Thursday, November 2, Yorkville Village and OCAD University launched the fourth annual Yorkville Village Arts Festival
Monday, November 6, 2017
The ninth annual Experiencing Perspectives art exhibit opened on October 17 at Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, featuring works by students, alumni and
Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 10:45am to Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 10:45am
Laura Millard's "Crossing" featured in: Blake Gopnik on Art  Oct 30, 2017
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 4:45pm
OCAD U’s foundry is supporting a group of young artists from Cape Dorset by casting their sculptures in aluminum.
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 11:45am
OCAD University congratulates Kent Monkman on being awarded a
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
On Oct 24th, the Interim Dean of Graduate Studies; Dr.
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 11:30am to Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 11:30am
Pam Patterson PhD, TIS, Faculty of Art, is being given the C.D. Gaitskell Memorial Award this academic year by the Canadian Society on Education through Art (CSEA).
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 11:30am
The winners are:   First prize:  The Floating Gardens Ben Chang Lina Ahmadi Sahar Kalali Shahrzad Nesiri   Second prize: Architdal
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 10:30am
Congratulations to Ashley Mackenzie the 2014 Illustration Medal Winner and Graduate of the Illustration Program on her cover illustration of Scientific American.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Students, faculty and alumni were recognized at the Craft Awards on October 12, taking home five awards for their work in the fields. From the Craft Ontario website:
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Sara Diamond and a team of researchers from OCAD University and the University of Toronto have collaborated on a blueprint to make Toronto a world leader in public art projects.
Monday, October 23, 2017
CADN students heard talks from three returning alumni who presented on their experiences in art publishing, gallery administration and working in museums.
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 7:30am to Monday, November 20, 2017 - 7:30am
This month features the work of Jon Todd.
Friday, October 20, 2017
OCAD University President Sara Diamond is supporting Toronto Global’s bid to land the next Amazon world headquarters.
Monday, October 16, 2017 to Monday, November 6, 2017
This is a reminder that TTC track reconstruction is taking place at the Queen and McCaul St. intersection through to November 6.
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 1:45pm
Ross Bullen, faculty member within the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences, has published a new essay entitled "Race and the White Elephant War of 1884".
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 7:30am to Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 7:30am
Title: The politics of pedagogical care today. 
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 10:15am to Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 10:15am
Indigenous Visual Culture’s Nigig Visiting Artist Residency @ OCAD U October 15 – November 11, 2017
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
OCAD University has been awarded $1 million from the Government of Canada through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (through Federal Development Agency for Southern Ontario), toward i
Friday, October 6, 2017
OCAD University has revealed the names of the recipients of the 2017 Alumni of Influence Awards.
Friday, October 6, 2017
In addition to the previously announced e-resource cancellations (June – September), the Library will be cancelling six more subscription
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 4:45pm
OCAD University congratulates Catherine "Kiki" Delaney
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 3:45pm
A collection of ten beautiful hand-knotted rugs designed by OCAD U students has been launched at the Weavers Art showroom, De
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 3:00pm
OCAD University congratulates IAIN BAXTER& and
Monday, October 2, 2017 to Monday, January 15, 2018
Are you willing to embrace a creative future?
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 1:45pm
Frontier Life:  Borderlands, Settlements & Colonial Encounters
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
The Vice-Chair of OCAD University’s Board of Governors has been named a finalist in the national business awards recognizing the country’s leading female entrepreneurs.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Terry Shoffner, Illustration Professor, has a current exhibition of his watercolour paintings at the Art Emporium Gallery in Fayetteville, Arkansas through mid-October.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Indigenous Visual Culture with the Faculty of Design at OCAD U welcomes Joi T. Arcand as our Fall 2017 Nigig Visiting Artist in Residence, October 15 – November 11, 2017
Monday, September 25, 2017 - 3:15pm
Imagination Catalysts’ Wondereur team, co-founded by Sophie Perceval and Olivier Berger, has been short-listed in the second
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 1:15pm
Criterion on Demand (CoD) is a streaming video platform that provides access to a growing library of more than 1500 feature films; including classics, foreign films, new releases a
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 12:45pm
The Angelo Donghia Foundation Design Residency brings a renowned designer of the built environment to OCAD University whose work focuses on collaboratively working in global contexts by creating br
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 12:45pm to Friday, October 13, 2017 - 12:45pm
Wrik Mead (AOCA, MA Fine Arts, Assistant Professor Expanded Animation and Integrated Media, Faculty of Art) has three photographs being published in the upcoming issue of the online UK art journal
Thursday, September 21, 2017
OCAD University is proud to be participating once again in Nuit Blanche Toronto 2017 as a Major Institution.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
OCAD U’s Gerald McMaster, together with an Indigenous design team, is representing Canada at 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
OCAD University’s Office of Research and Innovation has announced the 2016/2017 recipients of The OCAD University Award for Excellence in Early Stage Research, Scholarship & Creative Activity:
Monday, September 18, 2017
On Friday, September 15, OCAD University welcomed Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Member of Parliament for Ahuntsic-Cartierville.
Monday, September 18, 2017
On Saturday, Sept. 16, OCAD University’s flagship professional gallery, Onsite, threw its doors open to the public for the first time at its new location, 199 Richmond St. W.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 11:30am
E-Resource Cancellation:  Art Museum Image Gallery (AMIG) provides access to more than 130,000 images of artworks from distinguished museums around the globe.  
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Guylaine F. Roy, Associate Deputy Minister of Canadian Heritage — OCAD U’s University Champion — was given her first tour of the campus on Wednesday, September 13.
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 10:30am
The Interior Life of the Observer, an interview with Figurative Painter Christina Sealey (CLTA Assistant Professor, Illustration) is now online at