2014 Grad Shows showcase the future of the design industry across Canada
Gradshows

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.