Kresen Thewani & Kevin Yue win Epson P800, 17” wide printers!

 

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 12:00pm

Thanks to the generosity of Epson Canada and our supportive local representative Andrew Patrick, OCAD U’s Photography Program is pleased to announce that 2 Epson P800, 17” wide printers have been awarded to:

Kresen Thewani, Photography Thesis

Kevin Yue, Photography Directed Studio

This award was arranged and coordinated by Barbara Astman in the Photography Program and juried along with Peter Sramek. Selection was made from fourteen applicants from the Thesis and Directed Studio courses.

black and white photo of face wrapped in fabric
Kevin Yue: Creation of A Spectacle #2, February 2018 _ 30’’x40’’ Inkjet on Epson Semimatte Paper

Black and white photo of an interior
Kresen Thewani: Blood Orange Apt. 3104 series, January 2018 _ 24 x 29 in. Inkjet print on Epson paper Created from scan of 4 x 5 in. paper negative made with 3”pinhole camera

OCAD University is collaborating with the Black Business & Professional Association (BBPA) to provide new opportunities for students. This partnership means up to 20 OCAD U students will obtain memberships to the BBPA, making them eligible for scholarships and mentorship through the association.
OCAD U Photography alumna and Manager of the Indigenous Visual Culture Student Centre & Services received her award this month
Mark Julien's graphic novel
Alumni Mark Julien (Illustration 1999) just had his debut graphic novel named on eof the best LGBTQ graphic novels of 2018 by The Advocate Magazine
Peter Chan
The newest feature article by Pure Luxury Magazine, a magazine about luxury goods for the Chinese audience. Within the magazine, is an article written with mentions about my painting practice over the last few years, teaching at OCAD, and the Art with Heart event in October at the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO).  
OCAD U student, Charlotte Durnford-Dionne, with winning entry.
To celebrate Mickey’s 90th anniversary, Disney Canada partnered with OUTFRONT Media Inc. to hold a “TRUE ORIGINAL” design competition open to OCAD U students. Charlotte Durnford-Dionne, OCAD U student and Montreal artist, won the competition with her six foot Mickey Mouse sculpture. The event was curated by Arts Help, a registered not-for-profit and the largest creative community for artists and visual storytellers.
Free Materials & Supplies!!!
l-r: Dr. Dori Tunstall, Dean, Faculty of Design, Lisa Yi. Photo courtesy: Dayna Konopelny.
OCAD University teamed up with Toronto Centre for Community Learning and Development (TCCL&D) to pilot an innovative, hands-on design course. Over a period of three months, a group of second-year industrial design students worked with members of the Regent Park Sewing Studio to design and create ‘made-to-order’ textile goods. 
Financial Aid and Awards team characters
Advisors will be out of the office on December 11 2018, the office will remain open for general inquiries.
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 12:00pm

Thanks to the generosity of Epson Canada and our supportive local representative Andrew Patrick, OCAD U’s Photography Program is pleased to announce that 2 Epson P800, 17” wide printers have been awarded to:

Kresen Thewani, Photography Thesis

Kevin Yue, Photography Directed Studio

This award was arranged and coordinated by Barbara Astman in the Photography Program and juried along with Peter Sramek. Selection was made from fourteen applicants from the Thesis and Directed Studio courses.

Poster: 
black and white photo of face wrapped in fabric
Black and white photo of an interior