Alumni news

20s

Glenbow Museum in Calgary digitized 260 works of painter Annora Brown (AOCA, 1929).

60s

Oliver Tiura's (AOCA, 1963) work "Eternal Bronze Meets 3D Printing" is featured at the Canadian Sculpture Centre.

Richard St. John (AOCA, Industrial Design, 1969) speaks at the OCAD University President's Speaker Series on the "8 Traits Successful People Have in Common."

70s

Barbara Astman (AOCA, 1973) appointed Vice-President, Board of Directors, Prefix Institute of Contemporary Art. Astman is also exhibiting in group shows 'Toronto: Tributes + Tributaries' at the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO), 'Living Building Thinking' at the McMaster Museum of Art in Hamilton, and 'Portraits, self and others (it's complicated' at the McIntosh Gallery in London, Ontario.

80s

Barbara McGivern (AOCA, Experimental Arts, 1988) opened show at Station Gallery in Brantford, Ontario.

Terry Fan and Eric Fan (AOCA, 1988) illustrated Chris Hadfield's new children's book 'The Darkest Dark'

90s

David Kitler (AOCA, Illustration, 1992) featured on cover of Arabella Magazine's Summer Harvest (2016) issue.

Shary Boyle (AOCA, Experimental Arts, 1992) is among artists exhibiting in 'Aujourd'hui Encore-Part1' at TrépanierBaer.

Camille Turner (AOCA, General Studies, 1993) and Joyce Wieland (AOCA, 1992) have work in 'Form Follows Fiction: Art and Artists in Toronto' at the Art Museum at University of Toronto.

Michal Tkachenko (AOCAD, Drawing and Painting, 1998) is presenting work at Lombard Road Studios in London, United Kingdom.

00s

Jennifer Marman (AOCA, 2001) and Daniel Borins (AOCA, 2001) opened "Go With the Flow" at MKG127 Gallery in Toronto.

Jennifer E. Norton (AOCA, Integrated Media, 2001) displays work in group show "Mondes Bricolès" at the Art Gallery of Guelph.

Sanaz Mazinani (AOCAD, Photography, 2003) has work in show 'Yonder' at Koffler Gallery.

Jesus Mora (AOCAD, Drawing and Painting, 2004) is exhibiting 'Cosmovision Maya' at the Toronto Centre for the Arts.

LE Gallery renamed Wil Kucey Gallery after OCAD alumni and owner/director Wil Kucey (AOCA, Criticism and Curatorial Practice, 2005).

Kate Jackson (BDES, Material Art and Design, 2006) is featured in Canadian Art Magazine about her show at Stride Gallery in Calgary.

Miles Collyer's (BFA, Photography, 2006) solo show "Rumble" opens at Paul Petro Contemporary Art Gallery in Toronto.

Maiko Tanaka (BFA, Criticism and Curatorial Practice, 2006) was appointed director of Squeaky Wheel, a downtown media arts organization in Buffalo, New York.

Natalie Catania (BDES, Illustration, 2009) was recently accepted into the Joe Fresh Centre for Fashion Innovation

10s

Liam Crockard (BFA, Integrated Media, 2010) was featured in The Toronto Star, focusing on his experience creating the independent DIY art show room The Loon.

Cody Smith (BFA, Drawing and Painting, 2010) opens show "I Have a Vision in My Mind of a Life I've Left Behind" with brother and current OCAD student Connor Smith at Untitled Art Space in Vancouver.

Philippe Blanchard (MFA, Interdisciplinary Art, Media and Design, 2010) displays work in group show "Mondes Bricolès" at the Art Gallery of Guelph.

Meryl McMaster (BFA, Photography, 2010) among artists exhibiting in 'Aujourd'hui Encore-Part1' at TrépanierBaer.

Ryan Ferko (MFA, Interdisciplinary Art, Media and Design, 2014) displays work in group show "Like an Old Friend" at Gallery 44 in Toronto.

Rouzbeh Akhbari (BFA, Sculpture and Installation, 2016) to speak at 'Lectures for the End of the World(s)' presented by Onsite [at] Ocadu.

Rachel Loft (BFA, Sculpture and Installation, 2016) is featured in 'Critical Ethics' at Trinity Square Video.

Tiffany Sun (BFA, Digital Painting & Expanded Animation: Integrated Media) is having film 'Bittersweet Goodbyes' at the Ottawa International Animation Festival.

Yuula Benitolski (BFA, Sculpture and Installation, 2016) is featured in 'Critical Ethics' at Trinity Square Video.