Events

  • Saturday, July 16, 2016 (All day) - Sunday, October 30, 2016 (All day)

    A solo exhibition by former Associate Professor Deborah Koenker is currently showing at the Kelowna Art Gallery through October 30.  Titled Grapes and Tortillas,  this exhibition focuses on the Okanagan Valley’s Mexican seasonal workers, celebrating their hard work, their contribution to the Canadian economy, and their dedication to their families—from whom they are separated for long periods. These men and women, in British Columbia under the Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program (SAWP), provide low-cost work in the area’s greenhouses, farms, vineyards, and orchards for up to eight months of every year.

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  • Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 12:00pm - Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 5:00pm

    The Charles H. Scott Gallery is proud to present a solo exhibition by Hock E Aye Vi Edgar Heap of Birds. For the past four decades, Heap of Birds has made multidisciplinary artworks that confront the oppression of Indigenous peoples and attest to the artist’s profound bond with the landscape of his Cheyenne and Arapaho homeland.

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  • Friday, September 9, 2016 (All day) - Saturday, October 15, 2016 (All day)

    Sarah Davidson ('15) is featured in a solo exhibition, The Scrap Collector, at Gam Gallery from September 10 to October 15, 2016.  

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  • Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 6:00pm - Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 11:00pm

    Loving it is Easy, That's Why So Many People Do is an exhibition wherein artists explore their conscious participation in commodity fetishism. Featuring works and texts by Riley Cotter, Catherine de Montreuil, Diana Hanitzsch, Marisa Holmes, Shizen Jambor, Brigitte Patenaude, Kurtis Wilson and Tori Schepel. Organized by Lyndsay Pomerantz.

    Currently on view in the Concourse Gallery. 

  • Wednesday, September 14, 2016 (All day) - Saturday, October 22, 2016 (All day)

    Artist Elizabeth MacKenzie presents a new series of large-scale, drawing-based digital prints investigating the problematics of self-portraiture, along with two additional installations that annotate her creative process within the development of this work.

    Studio visits with a number of artist colleagues, from a variety of backgrounds, are crucial to MacKenzie’s process. These conversations will move into the gallery within a series of three public programs, noted below. This continuing dialogue will be documented within the artist’s blog.

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  • Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 7:01am - Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 9:02am

    The On Edge Reading Series presents:

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  • Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm

    Please join us for the launch of Designed Words for a Designed World: The International Concrete Poetry Movement 1955-1971 by Jamie Hilder.

    Sometimes image, sometimes word, and often both or neither, concrete poetry emerged out of an era of groundbreaking social and technological developments. Television, nuclear weapons, radio transistors, space travel, and colour photography all combined to drastically alter the representation of the world in the period following the Second World War.

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  • Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 10:00am - Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 6:00am

    Faculty Show 2016

    An Exhibition Showcasing Emily Carr's Design, Media + Visual Arts Faculty 

    This Fall the annual Faculty Show once again opens in conjunction with the start of the academic semester. The exhibition offers a glimpse at the diverse range of interests and creative investigation of Emily Carr’s distinguished faculty. The Faculty Show affords an opportunity for both students and the public to appreciate the diverse areas of professional development of these educators, whose personal research and practice informs their teaching.

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  • Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 11:30am - 12:30pm

    Emily Carr students are invited to attend one or both of the RBC recruitment events on October 5th on campus!

    Part 1: Info Session
    Wednesday October 5, 11:30am - 12:30pm, Room 247a, North Building

    We value creativity, independent thinking, and want to help you flex your killer design muscles. We’re continuously seeking passionate students who think outside of the box and are energized by purposeful, challenging work. So if you enjoy using design to transform complex ideas into consumable content for a big audience, we’d really like to meet you! Join us to learn about Design in Technology @ RBC and network with our Campus Recruitment Team!

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  • Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

    Is the Master of Digital Media program the graduate degree for you? Find out at the next Information Session on Thursday, November 17 at 6pm.

    Vancouver's Master of Digital Media program gives you real-world experience working with top employers in the industry. Senior Student Recruitment Officer Yasmeen Awadh will be presenting an informative overview of the MDM program, including the application process, scholarship opportunities, internships, and much more.

    You will also have a chance to:

    * Learn about the six Core Competencies of the MDM program and how they prepare students to work as digital media leaders.
    * Learn about what it takes to become an MDM Graduate.
    * Meet MDM alumni.

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