OCAD U's Imagination Catalyst Helps Design Start-ups Get Legal Advice

 

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 3:45pm

Applied Arts Magazine profiles Imagination Catalyst partnership with corporate law firm, Cassels Brock -

OCAD University has been fostering business development skills through its Imagination Catalyst entrepreneurship hub since 2014. The one-year free program includes up to two-dozen start-ups at once to share studio space, equipment and mentorships.

To further its commitment to advancing the start-up scene in Toronto, Imagination Catalyst recently announced a partnership with corporate law firm Cassels Brock, which will provide advisory services to participants of the program. Read More - http://www.appliedartsmag.com/thebrief_details/?id=17281

 

Dr. Bonaventure Ndikung; photo by Abrie Fourie
Program creates new exhibition and international exposure for Canadian creators
Assistant Professor Pam Patterson (Faculty of Art) is editing the spring 2020 issue of The Canadian Art Teacher (CAT), a peer-reviewed journal published semi-annually by the Canadian Society for Education through Art. The goal of the journal is to enable the exchange of exciting teaching ideas, to disseminate novel art education research, and to discuss pertinent issues in the field. Readers and contributors include artists, educators, and researchers interested in teaching and learning in the visual arts
OCAD Grads Receive Awards at 2019 Toronto Outdoor Art Fair
Congratulations to Eugenia Chan (Material Art & Design 2018) and Elise Conlin (Illustration 2019) who were presented with awards at the recent 2019 Toronto Outdoor Art Fair (TOAF). 
We are delighted to inform you that recent grads from OCADU’s ILLU and MAAD programs and were among the Toronto Outdoor Art Fair Award Winners announced at the event this past Friday. (Full email announcement from the TOAF viewable below and in this browser link). Both Elise and Eugenia were recipients of the OCAD U TOAF Career Launcher opportunity (along with 8 additional ILLU and MAAD grads), coordinated by the CEAD.
The OCAD University community is deeply saddened by the recent passing of alumna (1998, Criticism & Curatorial Practice) and artist/curator Katharine Mulherin.
Photograph of Dr. Park and presenter conversing at the AGCSF event.
The inaugural event of the Asia-Global-Cultural-Studies-Forum (AGCSF) facilitated by Dr. Soyang Park (LASSIS) was successfully held on May 17, 1-6 pm in room 115 at 205 Richmond St. West. 11 speakers presented their research, creations, community activities/entrepreneurship on and dealing with diverse topics concerning the issues in Asia and the Asia-Global. The presenters and discussants consisted of OCAD U student-researchers from both undergrad and graduate programs (Art, Design, CADN, VCS, CRCP, CCP, and IAMD), OCAD U faculty members, graduate researchers from other institutions (UofT), and a professional (the founder of Tea Base).
by Anson Liaw
Hiii Illustration 2018 International Competition is open to all illustrators, creative professionals, publishers, agencies, representatives, students and teachers from all over the world.  Any illustration works, first created or published from 2015 through 2018 were eligible for this competition.  
Family Kit: T.M. Glass: The Audible Language of Flowers
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, T.M. Glass: The Audible Language of Flowers.
Image of CertlCelan & Cassels Brock re. Partnership with IC
Monday, November 14, 2016 - 3:45pm

Applied Arts Magazine profiles Imagination Catalyst partnership with corporate law firm, Cassels Brock -

OCAD University has been fostering business development skills through its Imagination Catalyst entrepreneurship hub since 2014. The one-year free program includes up to two-dozen start-ups at once to share studio space, equipment and mentorships.

To further its commitment to advancing the start-up scene in Toronto, Imagination Catalyst recently announced a partnership with corporate law firm Cassels Brock, which will provide advisory services to participants of the program. Read More - http://www.appliedartsmag.com/thebrief_details/?id=17281