Canada Post honours five talented Canadian Illustrators

 

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 3:30pm

Over 150 guests filled the Great Hall on Thursday April 5 for the unveiling of a series of stamps honouring great Canadian illustrators. Among the five honourees were four members of the OCAD U community, past and present: the late Will Davies (alumnus) and James Hill (faculty member) were honoured, alongside Anita Kunz (2017 Alumni of Influnce winner) and current faculty member Blair Drawson. Montreal's Gerard DuBois is the fifth illustrator in the series.  

 

 

 

 

 A man and woman dancing formally
Illustration by Will Davies

An illustration of a tiny monkey on a cat's back
Illustration by Anita Kunz

Image of a clown/pantomime crouching
Illustration by Blair Drawson

A portrait of a woman
Illustration by James Hill

Sarah Tranum, "CleanCube Project" Poster
The Office of Research & Innovation is excited to launch of the fourth iteration of the "This is Research" campaign to raise awareness about research at OCAD University.
Rendering of black industrial structure against black background
The Artist Project Contemporary Art Fair and The Centre for Emerging Artists and Designers are excited to announce Andre Baynes as the 2020 Recipient of the Artist Project Career Launcher.
The OCAD U Print Shop will be closing at 6:00pm on Monday, January 27th due to illness. We apologize for any and all inconvenience.   
Photo of two large landscape collages with wood frame door in middle
The Gladstone Hotel and the Centre for Emerging Artists and Designers are thrilled to announce the recipients of the 2020 Come Up To My Room Career Launcher, Maxwell Lander and Aaron Jones.
The OCAD University community is deeply saddened by the news of the Ukraine International Airlines plane crash that claimed the lives of 176 people near Tehran yesterday. 
DesignTO bus advertisement rendering.
This year, DesignTO partnered with OCAD University’s Design4 program to create look and feel of the festival’s 10th Anniversary.
OCAD University mourns death of Jeremy Vincent Urbina, student in the Faculty of Art
Abid Virani and Aliwar Pillai, co-founders, Fable Tech Labs (photo courtesy: Forbes)
OCAD U alumni, Alwar Pillai and Abid Virani, co-founders of Fable Tech Labs, were named in Forbes Magazine’s latest Top 30 under 30 list.
A group shot of people standing in front of five banners representing stamps
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 3:30pm

Over 150 guests filled the Great Hall on Thursday April 5 for the unveiling of a series of stamps honouring great Canadian illustrators. Among the five honourees were four members of the OCAD U community, past and present: the late Will Davies (alumnus) and James Hill (faculty member) were honoured, alongside Anita Kunz (2017 Alumni of Influnce winner) and current faculty member Blair Drawson. Montreal's Gerard DuBois is the fifth illustrator in the series.  

 

 

 

 

Poster: 
 A man and woman dancing formally
An illustration of a tiny monkey on a cat's back
Image of a clown/pantomime crouching
A portrait of a woman
Illustration of the side of a man's head, with a comb over it