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  • 2015-04-17 13:49

    Quantum Entanglements/VAST class exhibit at Science World is an exhibition of selected works from a Visual Arts Studio course taught by Associate Professor Ingrid Koenig and co-organized with TRIUMF (Canada’s National Laboratory for Particle and Nuclear Physics).

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  • 2015-04-02 14:43

     

    Second year MDes candidate Caylee Raber (BDes '10) has been named one of the Top 25 finalists of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council's 2015 Storytellers Challenge.

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  • 2015-03-31 13:35

    "The Harmonograph Swingset, capturing the frequency of love and friendship"

    - from the TED Blog

    We are happy to celebrate the successful installation of a "Harmonograph Swingset" at this year's TED conference, hosted in Vancouver. A sculpture by Carly Stadelmann and Emily Carr University employee Jeremy Wong literally made waves inviting thousands of global visitors at TED to create interactive art pieces.

    Harmonograph Swingset being installed at TEC by Emily Carr University student and alumnus

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  • 2015-03-16 10:12

    HELD OVER – Look for Emily Carr student-designed wrapped cars through May 16!

    TED, car2go and Emily Carr University of Art + Design’s Faculty of Culture + Community have partnered together to showcase the next league of rising art and design stars with a collaborative vehicle wrap project.

    In late February, the University issued and open call to students, resulting in over 40 outstanding submissions. The jury, comprised of  representatives from car2go, TED and Emily Carr, were then challenged with narrowing down the selection to just seven designs.

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  • 2015-01-28 17:25

    CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

    Establishments, institutions, public areas, domestic spaces, even ephemeral situations carry with them protocols with which we are asked to comply as we encounter, enter, or pass through them. Our contemporary understanding of “protocol” is as “an official procedure or system of rules governing affairs or behaviours.” However, early definitions of the term—a provisional draft, a working manuscript—imply its opposite.

    We invite submissions of recent or proposed work from students active in any and all media, to be considered for inclusion in an exhibition project investigating this expanded space of protocol, collaboratively curated by the students of Emily Carr University’s AHIS 401 Topics in Curatorial Projects.

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  • 2015-01-21 00:52

    Trevor Van den Eijnden’s current work investigates the Anthropocene, our current global geological era born of the Industrial Revolution. These visual inquiries focus on the constructs of space versus place, where the former is a one-dimensional physical location and the latter is the overlapping subjective terrain.

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  • 2015-01-04 18:59

    Dynamo Arts Association presents In an unusual place, a gathering of works of photography, print, installation, and collage by artists whose pieces engage with the relationship between identity, physical space, and the social tensions unleashed by the intersection of these two forces. 

    Featuring work by current students Ray Chen, Luke Maddarod and Alina Senchenko and alumnus Hei Lam Ng ('14).

    In an unusual place
    Dynamo Arts Association

    Opening Reception | January 24, 2015,  7 - 10pm

    View the Facebook event page.

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  • 2014-11-28 01:41

    POLYPHONICS refers to the harmony of two or more textures in a melodious composition. This exhibit is to explore harmony between colours or chords. Unless working with light, artists work in a subtractive colour model to achieve these distinct ideas. Explorations are of colour harmonies such as cool, warm, complementary, analogous, monochromatic, or triadic, to create a whole concept. Works presented are largely involving multimedia imagery whether mimicking, projecting, or displaying.

    This exhibition will show projects of emerging local artists in a variety of formats including media, installation, and painting.

    POLYPHONICS
    Saturday, December 13 | 7pm
    The James Black Gallery | 144 East 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC

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  • 2014-10-30 21:01

    Soldiers’ Stories is being recognized simultaneously as the world’s oldest 3-D film and one of its newest! We are proud of the fact that Oscar-winning producer Nicholas Reed and producer/director Jonathan Kitzen brought their powerful story to the modern screen with expertise from Emily Carr’s own S3D Centre.

    The film recently debuted in Beverly Hills, has been shown in LA, New York and London, and now runs regularly at the National Infantry Museum (IMAX theatre) outside Fort Benning, Georgia. With the compelling voices of recent American vets, and narration by Mickey Rooney, never-before-seen, soldier-taken, century-old 3-D photographs were converted for the modern screen with the stereoscopic expertise of Dr. Maria Lantin and her research team at Emily Carr University. 

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  • 2014-10-17 14:25

    TEDxVancouver is taking place this week, and along with the usual roster of fantastic speakers, you'll find a number of artworks, including live painting by our talented alumni, students and staff. 

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