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The Games are Open | Emily Carr Students Assist Köebberling & Kaltwasser

Posted: Thu, 2010-09-09 09:32
**A special, one night only, rain or shine event takes place Friday, September 10, for an up-close view of the completed sculpture. The gate off the seawall path will be open from 4:00 - 7:00 pm. Artist talk at 6:00 pm. Located just west of the Olympic Village on the edge of the old Cambie works yard (opposite Habitat Island).


The Games are Open, a project by Berlin-based artists Folke Köebberling and Martin Kaltwasser, is a massive project in both scale and ambition.

Container Art at the Pacific National Exhibition

Karen Garrett de Luna | Ning Ning
Posted: Wed, 2010-09-01 11:47
Emily Carr students and alumni will be showing at this year's Container Art Show at the PNE (Pacific National Exhibition). Located at Spirit Plaza within the PNE in Vancouver, Container Art will provide fair-goers with the opportunity to see how 13 BC artists transform metal containers into colourful, dynamic and thought-provoking works of art.

Welcome to our New Students!

Posted: Mon, 2010-08-09 12:21

Congratulations on your acceptance to Emily Carr University of Art + Design!  You are now a member of a vibrant and creative community of 1810 undergraduate and 47 graduate students.  This includes a diverse mix of international and exchange students from over 50 countries, Aboriginal students from across Canada and transfer students from other colleges and universities.

Orientation Schedule

Credit Card Payment Policy Change

Posted: Wed, 2010-07-14 14:40

Message from Michael Clifford
Vice President, Finance + Administration

Dear Emily Carr Students,

Effective September 1, 2010, Emily Carr University of Art + Design will no longer accept credit card payments for domestic tuition

Sanghyun Samuel Kim | Green Revolution

Newly Born | Sanghyun Samuel Kim
Posted: Mon, 2010-07-05 10:19

Third year design student, Sanghyun Samuel Kim, exhibits his work, Newly Born, in Green Revolution: Impact of Greening and Sustainability. Newly Born is Kim's lastest interpretation of the natural beauty of a tree by piling multiple layers of colourful scrubbing pads.

The exhibition examines the growing movement of greening and sustainability in architecture, design and community practices, with works by artists, designers, architects, students and others who have used alternative and recycled media.

Emily Carr Students Receive Applied Arts Awards

Posted: Mon, 2010-06-21 13:59

Emily Carr University of Art + Design is pleased to annouce that four students have been selected as winners in the student category of the 2010 Applied Arts Awards.

Fourth year students Jennifer Griffiths, Se Eun Kim, Pinar Undeger and Iris Wu were selected from record level entries and now have an invaluable opportunity to promote their work to an audience of the best and brightest of the design industry, as well as potential clients.

Fall 2010 Registration Rescheduled

Posted: Mon, 2010-06-21 09:39

Due to the crash of an IBM data controller on our external server, we must re-schedule ALL registrations. Students register according to their year level and program. For more information, please visit Fall Registration.

Revised dates are as follows:

  • Fourth Year Students: June 14 and 15
  • Third Year Students: June 17 and 18
  • Second Year Students: June 21 and 22
  • Foundation Students: June 23 and 24

PNE Container Art | Call for Submissions

Posted: Fri, 2010-06-18 11:06

The Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) is working on a community collaboration with Emily Carr's Faculty of Culture + Community. PNE Container Art Show is a unique, multi-disciplinary venue/gallery housed in 12 to 20 foot shipping containers which will be set up in the Spirit Plaza area on the grounds. The 17-day show will be open-themed and the jury will select work that reflects the diversity of Vancouver artists.

Emily Carr 2010 Grad Awards

Posted: Wed, 2010-05-19 16:54

Recipients of the 2010 Graduation Exhibitions Awards were selected April 30, 2010, by a jury of accomplished Emily Carr alumni comprised of Kathleen Ritter, Rod Roodenburg, and Mark Soo. Criteria for the awards included students’ work in the exhibition, grade point average, and a combination of both. In total, fifteen awards valued at over $23,000 were bestowed upon graduating students.

Anna Bohn + Jennifer Griffiths | 2010 Salazar Student Award Winners

Jennifer Griffiths | Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Posted: Mon, 2010-05-10 10:24

Congratulations to recent Emily Carr Communication Design graduates Anna Bohn and Jennifer Griffiths, recipients of the 2010 Salazar Awards. Anna won in the Interactive Media Category while Jennifer won in the Print Category.

As well, the following students were awarded Honorable Mentions: Denise Cymbalist, Cameron McKague, Kimberly Sutherland and Pinar Undeger.

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