Emily Carr Announces 2010 Honorary Doctorate and Emily Award Recipients

Posted: Wed, 2010-04-28 11:31

Emily Carr University of Art + Design will honour renowned photographer Fred Herzog and internationally acclaimed installation artist Jessica Stockholder at the 2010 convocation to be held May 1, 2010, at the Chan Centre. Each will receive an Honorary Doctorate of Letters.

The 2010 Emily Award, acknowledging outstanding achievements by an alumni, will be granted to animator Jeff Chiba Stearns.

Past honorary degree recipients include: Ian Wallace, Buffy St. Marie, Wanda Koop, Michael Audain, Douglas Coupland, Atom Egoyan, Arthur C. Erickson, Gordon Smith, Wendy Tilby, Suan A. Point, Bob Rennie, Stan Douglas and Sarah McLachlan.

Visit 2010 Honorary Doctorate and Emily Award Recipients to read the Media Release.