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  • 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.

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  • 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 research.ecuad.ca or connect with them via email to make inquiries about partnership and participation opportunities.

     

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  • 2014-09-30 15:25

    Heartfelt thanks...to 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.”

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  • 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 ecsu.ca.


    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

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  • 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:

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  • 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

     

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  • 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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  • 2014-09-29 09:53

    New Materials | Nýtt Efni is a solo exhibition featuring David Lin's ('13) cumulative works in Northern Iceland at the Listhús í Fjallabyggð Art Space.

    Lin likes to display a sense of humor and dedication in his works, utilizing a mixture of purpose-made or found materials either as a trace or carnate. Perhaps each of his works start out as ready-made of some natural force, and seeing something special in it, he presents the object in a new context and as new materials.

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  • 2014-09-24 12:57

    The Vancouver Art Gallery is currently exhibiting Emily Carr and Landon Mackenzie: Wood Chopper and the Monkey. This major exhibition presents works from Professor Landon Mackenzie’s career, alongside a set of remarkable paintings by the iconic West Coast modernist Emily Carr (1871-1945), which Mackenzie has specifically selected.

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  • 2014-09-23 12:18

    It was with great sadness to learn of the passing of Joseph Plaskett, at the age of 96. Nominated by Lawren Harris, Joseph Plaskett won the first Emily Carr Scholarship in 1946.

    In 2004, Joseph Plaskett established one of Canada's most significant art awards for Canadian graduate student painters. Each recipient receives $25,000 to travel and study abroad emulating the award opportunity given to Joseph Plaskett early in his career.

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