News

Do you have an event or news item you'd like to share? Please do so by using the self-publishing links for either news or events. Note: only those events taking place at the University can be listed as such. All other postings should be submitted as news, i.e. exhibitions, artist talks, film screenings, etc. Thank you for posting to the Emily Carr website.

  • 2010-04-19 09:06

    The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia and The Sobey Art Foundation announced the nominations for the 2010 Sobey Art Award on April 15, 2010.

    Read more...
  • 2010-04-16 10:28

    Brian Jungen (92) has won the 2010 Gershon Iskowitz Prize, awarded by the Art Gallery of Ontario and the Iskowitz Foundation. The $25,000 prize is awarded annually to an active established Canadian artist.

    Read more...
  • 2010-04-13 10:52

    Join Emily Carr and FPInnovations as they present Habitat 160, integrated living units   ̶  160 square feet by 12 feet high.  

    Building on the success of the Homes For Less design project completed in 2008, Associate Professor Christian Blyt has this time challenged students in 3D Core Design Studio V to create these unique living units comprised of Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT).

    Read more...
  • 2010-04-12 11:55

    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 achivements by an alumni, will be granted to animator Jeff Chiba Stearns.

    Read more...
  • 2010-04-09 09:52

    Gabriella Solti, current fourth year student, has won third prize in the Alcuin Society’s 28th Annual Awards for Excellence in Book Design in Canada in the Limited Edition Category with her book, The Sensory Delights of Text.

    Read more...
  • 2010-04-08 11:42

    The Pavilion, a project by Langara College artist-in-residence and Emily Carr sessional faculty member, Holly Ward, will exhibit work by Jen Weih (99), Kate Sansom (MAA 09) and current student, Joshua Bartholomew.

    Kate Sansom
    Open. Uh. Open it. Uh. Uh.
    April 15 to 24, 2010
    Thursday, Friday + Saturday from 1pm to 5pm

    Jen Weih
    Possibly Possibly (Flag)
    On view outside the Pavilion
    April 14 to April 30, 2010

    Read more...
  • 2010-04-08 11:17

    Eric Deis (99) exhibits Last Chance at THE WALL located at the CBC Plaza.

    THE WALL is an exciting new artists’ platform made possible through a unique partnership between the Vancouver Heritage Foundation, JJ Bean, and the CBC. THE WALL will feature a changing program of artworks that respond to and reflect upon Vancouver’s built environment.

    Opening reception April 15 from 6pm to 8pm
    April 15 through September 2010
    THE WALL, CBC Plaza
    700 block of Hamilton Street, Vancouver

  • 2010-04-08 10:55

    Associate Professor, Liz Magor, is featured in Artists & Writers in Conversation / Part 2: Super Natural Manufactured at the Vancouver Art Gallery. Liz will be in conversation with Ruth Ozeki discussing the urban landscape, the construction of the natural world and the artist's relationship to this place and the land.

    This event is free with Gallery admission.

    Saturday, April 10, 2010, at 2pm
    Vancouver Art Gallery
    Third Floor

    For more information, please visit the VAG.

  • 2010-04-01 16:23

    VIVO Media Arts proudly presents Disrupting Currents: Catch + Release, an exhibition of new work by Associate Professor, Ruth Beer. Ruth's exhibition includes sculptures, a multi-channel video, and an interactive and immersive projection.

    Disrupting Currents: Catch + Release is in collaboration with Associate Professor Jim Budd and Kit Grauer.

    April 9 to April 30, 2010
    Opening: April 8 at 7pm
    VIVO Media Arts Centre

    Read more...
  • 2010-04-01 12:49

    Diane Farris Gallery announced the Farris Award for Art and Social Media, an award worth $500.

    The award will be presented to an Emily Carr University of Art and Design undergraduate or graduate student whose work excels in the area of Art and Social Media. The artist will be selected by the Emily Carr Grad Jury, based on the student’s work in the annual graduation exhibition.

    Check out the exhibition Twitter/Art+Social Media at Diane Farris Gallery. April 1 - May 1 2010

    Read more...
Syndicate content