Despite the relative newness of the CADN program, its graduates have begun successful careers in the art, museum, and publishing worlds. The degree earned at OCAD provides students with a solid training in original research, critical thinking and cogent writing that can be applied to a wide variety of post-graduate choices.

Alumni Stories


CADN graduates are primed for continuing their education and academic careers at universities in Canada and beyond.

  • Concordia University
  • Sotheby's Institute of Art
  • University of California at San Diego
  • University of Toronto
  • Western University
  • York University

Besides PhD programs, students have also furthered their training in art therapy, color research, legal studies, art practice, business and education.


CADN graduates are primed to take active roles in the cultural scene in Canada and elsewhere. With their talents honed at OCAD, students have launched into careers as curators, editors, researchers, writers, directors, managers and administrators at major culture-making institutions.

  • Art Gallery of Ontario
  • Axiell Archives, Libraries and Museums
  • Canadian Art Foundation
  • Canadian Art Magazine
  • Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery
  • The Design Exchange
  • Frieze Art Fair
  • Gallery 1313
  • HSBC Gallery
  • Justina M. Barnicke Gallery/University of Toronto Art Centre
  • Kitchener Waterloo Art Gallery
  • Oakville Galleries
  • OCAD University
  • Partners In Art
  • Power Plant
  • Propeller Centre for the Arts
  • Toronto Animated Image Society
  • Toronto International Film Festival
  • Toronto International Art Fair
  • X-Space Cultural Centre


The training in writing developed in the CADN program prepares students to publish in a wide range of venues: art magazines, academic journals, online publications, and catalogue essays for galleries and museums.

  • ArtSlant
  • Canadian Art
  • Ceramic Artists Now
  • Comic Grid
  • Drain Magazine
  • esse arts + opinions
  • Frieze Art Magazine
  • Journal of Curatorial Studies
  • Magenta Magazine
  • Momus
  • Senses & Society


After graduation, CADN students also venture out into the world of exhibitions. They curate, make art, run galleries, and even start their own art businesses. Some of the venues graduates have worked with include artist-run centres, major institutions, and curatorial collectives.

  • Art Gallery of Ontario
  • Banff Centre for the Arts
  • Craft Ontario Gallery
  • Design Exchange
  • Gardiner Museum
  • InterAcess Gallery
  • Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre
  • National Gallery of Canada
  • Propeller Centre for the Arts
  • XSpace Gallery
  • YTB collective
  • 7a*11d International Festival of Performance Art


Caoimhe Morgan-Feir was awarded the 2013 Frieze International Writer’s Prize.

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