OCAD U Illustrator JC Knaff and Claude Miceli show their work at IDS 2019 Toronto

 

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 6:15am

https://toronto.interiordesignshow.com/en/home.html

 

Before.

 

Alejandro, I surprised the Imam, prone in prayer, bent over double, baffled and bowed. I was crying over a suite played by Pablo Casals while tracing the grooves of black Bakelite wax-woven into the Persian rug on which he was kneeling, facing east.

I gently took the Moor’s head in my hands and held him close.

Both of us were trembling. I kissed him tenderly on the forehead  where the flame had just died out.

 

After.

 

The old women’s tattooed and embroidered eyes were watching me from their adobe tower, mascara running down the walls and rusting as it reached the marble paving stones, all ears veiled, plugs of wax crumbling and dissolving, tongues atrophied by excessive violence, stuck like vermillion leaches on the walls of the Alhambra.

                                                                                            

Jean-Christian Knaff, Palermo, May 2018

Photo of human with winter green coat sitting and staring at camera
The Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers is excited to announce Dallas Fellini as the recipient of the inaugural Rosalie Sharp Pavilion Career Launcher.
EKSIG 2019 was the international conference of the DRS Special Interest Group on Experiential Knowledge (EKSIG). The event took place 23–24 September 2019 at the Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn, Estonia. With the theme ‘knowing together – experiential knowledge and collaboration,’ the conference explored collaborative knowledge generation by professionals and academic researchers in the creative disciplines and beyond.
The OCAD University community is deeply saddened by the passing of John Vivash, former Chair of the OCAD U Foundation (2008 to 2015). John passed away on August 5, 2019.
Mural of food illustrations
OCAD University’s Centre for Emerging Artists and Designers (CEAD) are thrilled to announce a new large-scale mural by artist Jinke Wang (Illustration 18’) in the dining hall of the newly opened Longo’s in Liberty Village.
Image of plant in front of sun in distance
Footprints of the Rouge depicts the important connections experienced during Margaret Cornell Kirk's time as Photographer-in-Residence at Rouge National Urban Park.
Joanne Frisch, video still
Take a sneak peek video tour into OCAD U's newly renovated Fabrication Centre, scheduled to reopen in January!
Please see poster for full details. 
Lisa Deanne Smith accepts OAAG award on behalf of Onsite Gallery and Patricio Dávila
The Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) announced Onsite Gallery and Patricio Dávila as winner of the First Exhibition at a Public Gallery award at its 2019 OAAG Awards gala last night. Dávila, Associate Professor, Faculty of Design, Graduate Studies, at OCAD U, curated the exhibition Diagrams of Power at OCAD U’s Onsite Gallery. The exhibition showcased art and design works using data, diagrams, maps and visualizations as ways of challenging dominant narratives and supporting the resilience of marginalized communities.
IDS boys
IDS boys
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 6:15am

https://toronto.interiordesignshow.com/en/home.html

 

Before.

 

Alejandro, I surprised the Imam, prone in prayer, bent over double, baffled and bowed. I was crying over a suite played by Pablo Casals while tracing the grooves of black Bakelite wax-woven into the Persian rug on which he was kneeling, facing east.

I gently took the Moor’s head in my hands and held him close.

Both of us were trembling. I kissed him tenderly on the forehead  where the flame had just died out.

 

After.

 

The old women’s tattooed and embroidered eyes were watching me from their adobe tower, mascara running down the walls and rusting as it reached the marble paving stones, all ears veiled, plugs of wax crumbling and dissolving, tongues atrophied by excessive violence, stuck like vermillion leaches on the walls of the Alhambra.

                                                                                            

Jean-Christian Knaff, Palermo, May 2018