With colder weather in the forecast, we'd like to take this opportunity to remind everyone that any class cancellations or building closures due to snow or other inclement weather will be posted here on the website and on the University's Facebook and Twitter pages. Alerts will only be posted for cancellations and closures. You may also wish to check the forecast via Environment Canada.
On days when there may be snow and the University remains open, please be prepared by:
Are you looking to get feedback on your portfolio work from representatives from leading art, design and media institutions from across North America?
Emily Carr hosts National Portfolio Day Saturday December 7, 2013. (*Please note, NPD will take place, regardless of the weather forecast. Plan your travel accordingly.) Our faculty will be offering informal reviews of portfolios, along with representatives from the following institutions, between 11am and 3pm:
The Spring semester serves up a variety of exciting new courses, workshops and special events. We’re currently expanding our Cultural Studies, Sculpture and Professional Development areas with the following new programs:
Cultural Studies offers a new addition of Topics in Aboriginal Art, which explores a range of themes and issues affecting contemporary Aboriginal Art from the late 1950s onward.
A new online directory, launched today by the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), will help companies identify, locate and connect with research expertise and cutting-edge facilities at universities, colleges and research hospitals across the country.
November 14, 2013 | This morning, Cathy McLeod, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Labour and for Western Economic Diversification and Member of Parliament for Kamloops- Thompson-Cariboo, announced Government of Canada support for equipment upgrades to the University's Intersections Digital Studios.
These funds will support research that will assist the University in staying relevant and competitive in the film, health and advanced materials sectors through the purchase of state-of-the-art motion capture, post-production, and 3D prototyping equipment.
Visualizations for recently launched tool expose online tracking
Emily Carr University's Research Centre in Social + Interactive Media announces the launch of Lightbeam, a new Add-on for the Firefox browser that enables users to visualize online data tracking in real time. Mozilla, the developer of Firefox, partnered with the University on a year-long research project to improve Lightbeam's interactive visualization.
Satellite Gallery is a project of the Michael O’Brian Family Foundation and is shared between the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery (UBC), the Museum of Anthropology (UBC), Presentation House Gallery, and now the Charles H. Scott Gallery and READ Books!
Students planning to apply to the Fall 2014 intake for the Foundation (first year) at Emily Carr will want to take note of the newly revised portfolio requirements.
Henrik Håkansson and Jürgen Partenheimer Awarded Inaugural Audain Distinguished Artist-in-Residence 2013/14
Emily Carr University is pleased to welcome in October of 2013, Henrik Håkansson, one of the most successful Swedish artists of his generation, followed by highly renowned German artist Jürgen Partenheimer in the Spring of 2014.