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  • 2014-10-02 07:51

    Emily Carr alumna Tiziana La Melia ('08) received the distinguished $25,000 RBC Canadian Painting Competition award Wednesday, October 1, 2014, for her work, Hanging onto the part. The award, now in its 16th year,  is one of the largest in Canada and recognizes emerging artists.

    Tiziana's work, along with the two runner-up winners, will now become a part of the RBC Corporate Art Collection, which currently numbers more than 4,000 pieces.

  • 2014-10-01 10:43

    Wendi Copeland's ('10) recent collection of artwork will be on exhibit at the new Mergatroid Gallery located at 1161 Parker Street in Vancouver.

    Wendi studied at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and holds a BFA from Emily Carr University. She has attended artist residencies in New York, Vermont and Banff and has exhibited in Chicago, New York and Vancouver.

    The exhibit takes place as follows:
    Thursday and Friday, October 2 + 3 | 4 to 7pm
    Saturday and Sunday, October 4 + 5 | 11am to 4pm

  • 2014-10-01 10:36

    Pierre Leichner ('07) will be exhibiting his work at an art exhibit at the Innovation & Integration in Eating Disorders Public Forum on the weekend of October 4th. "I am already enough" includes participants from provinical eating disorder programs.

  • 2014-10-01 09:04

    The 2014 Mayor’s Arts Awards have been announced and will take place October 7 at the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre.

  • 2014-09-30 16:31

    Q&A on Fall Projects with Health Design Lab Director, Jonathan Aitken

    We asked Jonathan Aitken to give us a sneak peek at what's on Health Design Lab's agenda for the academic year - a number of projects here are just announced!

    Follow HDL's news at or connect with them via email to make inquiries about partnership and participation opportunities.


  • 2014-09-30 15:25

    Heartfelt all who organized, spoke, sponsored, attended and enjoyed The Comeback 2014!

    We are tremendously pleased to report that The Comeback 2014 brought close to 2,000 visitors to the Emily Carr campus over three days!


    “We represent so many talented and creative alumni who are building careers, companies, and culture, here in Vancouver and around the world,” says Dave Humphrey, President, Emily Carr Alumni Association. “This is an amazing opportunity to connect, celebrate success, and welcome them back to campus.”

  • 2014-09-30 13:56

    What's On? Q&A with Emily Carr Students' Union

    Get an insider's view of Emily Carr student life! An interview with Lori MacDonald, Executive Director, and right hand, Fraser Ploss, Organizer. Visit them online at

    E: September is always an exciting time at Emily Carr - what were some of the social highlights facilitated by the Students' Union?

    Lori MacDonald, Executive Director, Emily Carr Students' Union

  • 2014-09-30 12:26

    The University is proud to announce that Erdem Taşdelen (MAA '10 and current sessional faculty member), is the recipient of a Charles Pachter Prize!

    Excerpted from Canadian Art:

  • 2014-09-30 11:44

    Q&A on Imagining Our Future

    Learn more about this initiative through an exclusive interview with Laura Kozak, Project Coordinator


  • 2014-09-29 11:41

    Alumna Martha Sturdy returns to her roots with a newly-launched collection of wearable sculpture. 

    After graduating from Emily Carr in 1978, Sturdy went on to gain international reputation as her bold, iconic wearable sculptures made their way onto the pages of ELLE, Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, and onto runways such as Donna Karan, Oscar de la Renta, and Marc Jacobs.

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