2014 Grad Shows showcase the future of the design industry across Canada
Gradshows
24/03/14

Join us in welcoming emerging designers to the industry and celebrating the creative work they have produced.

 

Don’t miss your chance to support young designers and celebrate graphic design at a grad show in your community:

 

Graphic Design:

 

Edmonton, Alberta

University of Alberta: PeepShow

April 1-12

Fab Gallery, 89 Avenue 112 Street

For details visit peepshow2014.ca

 

Calgary, Alberta

Mount Royal University: Information Design Portfolio Showcase

April 9, 5:00pm to 8:00pm 

The Libertine Public House

View the student work online here

 

 

Sudbury, Ontario

Cambrian College: BitterSweet

April 10, 7:00pm to 9:00pm

The Open Studio, 93 Cedar Street, Third Floor

RSVP via Facebook

 

North Bay, Ontario

Canadore College: Creative Collective 2014 Showcase

April 11, 11:00am to 2:00pm

Canadore College, College Drive Campus, Room C110

 

St. Catharines, Ontario 

Niagara College: Ascender

April 10, 7:00pm - Industry Night

April 11, 7:00pm - Family and Friends

Tag Art Gallery, 214 King Street

 

Medicine Hat, Alberta

Medicine Hat College: 2014 Grad Show

April 12, 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Centennial Hall, Medicine Hat College 

 

 

Vancouver, British Columnia 

Capilano University: IDEA Grad Show

April 14, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Harbour Centre, 555 W. Hastings St.

 

Belleville, Ontario

Loyalist College: Design Candy

April 15-26 

Link Lounge, Loyalist College, 376 Wallbridge-Loyalist Road

RSVP on Facebook

 

 

New York, NY

SVA: Venture Design Entrepreneurs 2014

April 15, 1:00pm to 8:00pm 

SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd St.

RSVP Through EventBrite

or Live Stream the presentations

 

 

Toronto, Ontario

Humber College: Find Grad Show

April 15, 5:00pm - 9:00pm 

The Spoke Club, 600 King St. West, Toronto

RSVP on Eventbrite or to 

 

Ottawa, Ontario

Collège La Cité: Annual Visual Arts Exhibition

April 16, 5:00pm to 8:00pm

National Arts Centre, 53 Elgin St.

RSVP on Facebook

 

Fraser Valley, British Columbia

University of the Fraser Valley: Green

April 16, 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Heritage Park Centre, 33700 Prentis Ave., Mission, BC

April 24,5:00pm to 7:00pm at The Reach Gallery Museum, 32388 Veterans Way, Abbotsford, BC

 

Barrie, Ontario

Georgian College: Graphic Design Grad Show

April 16, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Barrie Campus, Georgian Dining Room, 1 Georgian Dr.

RSVP to  

 

Kingston, Ontario

St. Lawrence College: Thunderstruck 

Opening Reception: April 17, 8:00pm 

Exhibit: April 19-25 

SAT/SUN 11:00am to 4:00pm

MON-FRI 8:00am to 10:00pm

Davies Hall, St. Lawrence College, King and Portsmouth 

 

 

Toronto, Ontario

Durham College: 13th Annual Student Graphic Design Exhibit

April 17, 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Charlotte Hale & Associates, 588 Markham Street, Mirvish Village

 

Toronto, Ontario 

York University / Sheridan College: Facets

April 21 - Family and Friends 6:00pm to 10:00pm

April 22 - Industry Reception 6:00pm to 10:00pm 

April 22-23 - Public Gallery Hours 10:00am to 5:00pm

Fermenting Cellar, Distillery District, 55 Mill Street, Building # 6

 

Lethbridge, Alberta

Lethbridge College: Collide-O-Scope

April 23, 6:00pm 

DA Electric Barn, Lethbridge College, 300 College Dr. South

Buy tickets online

 

 

Calgary, Alberta

Alberta College of Art & Design: ACAD Portfolio Show

April 24, 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Nexen Tour Garden Court, 801-7 Ave SW

 

Edmonton, Alberta

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT): Digital Media Expo

April 25, 2:00pm to 5:00pm

HP Centre, NAIT, Princess Elizabeth Ave NW

RSVP Through Eventbrite

 

 

Toronto, Ontario

George Brown College: KALEIDOSCOPE

April 24, 6:30pm to 9:00pm

GBC Centre for Arts & Design - School of Design, 230 Richmond St. E 

RSVP by April 17 to 

 

 

Sault Ste Marie, Ontario

Sault College: Graphic Design Graduate Exhibit 

April 25, 4:30pm to 9:00pm 

443 Northern Avenue

 

Kitchener, Ontario

Conestoga College: Three-Sixty Year End Show

April 25, 3:00pm to 11:00pm 

44 Gaukel St.

RSVP: Through Eventbrite

 

 

Toronto, Ontario

Seneca College: Coalesce 2014

Industry VIP Reception: April 29, 6:00pm

Student Celebration: April 30, 6:00pm

General Attendees Welcome: April 29-May 1, 10:00am to 4:00pm 

House of Moments, 386 Carlaw Ave.

 

 

Edmonton, Alberta

MacEwan University: Design Studies Portfolio Show 

April 30, 5:00pm to 9:00pm

Robbins Health Learning Centre, MacEwan University, City Centre 10910-104 Ave.

 

 

Vancouver, British Columbia

Kwantlen Polytechnic University: Graphospasm 

May 1, 5:00pm 

Museum of Vancouver, 1100 Chestnut St.

RSVP Through Eventbrite

 

Montreal, Quebec

Concordia University Graduating Student Exhibition

May 1-3

Phi Centre, 407 Saint-Pierre Street

 

 

Toronto, Ontario

OCAD University: 99th Annual Graduate Exhibition

May 1: 6:30pm to 11:00pm
May 2: 9:30am to 8:00pm  11:00am to 5:00pm
May 3: 11:00am to 5:00pm 
May 4: 
11:00am to 5:00pm

OCAD University, 100 McCaul Street

 

 

Ottawa, Ontario 

Algonquin College: Level 14 

May 2, 6:30pm to 10:00pm 

Shopify Inc., 126 York Street, Suite 200

 

Vancouver, British Columbia

Emily Carr University: The Show 

Opening Reception: May 3, 5:00pm to 10:00pm

Premiere Screening: May 4, 6:00pm to 11:00pm 

Exhibition: May 4-18 M-F 10am – 8pm + Sa-Su 10am–6pm 

1399 Johnston Street, Granville Island

 

 

Halifax, Nova Scotia 

NSCAD Graduation Exhibition

May 5, 5:30pm to 7:00pm  

Port Loggia Gallery, 1107 Marginal Road

 

 

Winnipeg, Manitoba 

Red River College: Junction

May 84:30pm

Red River College, 160 Princess St.

 

Fredericton, New Brunswick

New Brunswick College of Craft and Design Grad Exhibition 

June 3-15

Beaverbrook Art Gallery, 703 Queen St. 

 

 

Illustration

 

Toronto, Ontario

Sheridan College Illustration: New Faces

April 10, 7:00pm

99 Sudbury Street

 

If your grad show does not appear above, email  to add it to the list.