2022 Grad Shows celebrate the Creative Work of Emerging Designers across Canada

A showcase of the work of students graduating from Canadian design programs.


2022 Grad Shows:


Algonquin College


Collation — A live virtual graduation showcase taking place on April 21, 7 pm, featuring the work created by the students of Algonquin College in Ottawa after three years of learning and perfecting the art of graphic design.


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Canadore College


RAD: Resilient, Adaptive, Determined — Canadore College's in-person and virtual exhibit taking place on on April 20, from 5 pm to 8 pm in North Bay, ON, celebrating the Graphic Designer student cohort and all that they have had to endure as students throughout Covid.


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Emily Carr University of Art & Design

THE SHOW—  An annual hybrid exhibition starting May 10, featuring work by more than 350 art, media and design students from Emily Carr University of Art + Design in Vancouver, BC.


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Fanshawe College


Design 4 Change  — A virtual grad showcase taking place on April 21, from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm highlighting the design skills and work of design students Fanshawe College in London.


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Fanshawe College


Register for Fanshawe College's Design 4 Change Live Webinar & Student Exhibition, Thursday, August 18th, 7- 8 pm. This grad show is a collaboration between third-year graphic design students and local non-profit organizations. 


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George Brown College


YES! A virtual design-focused program from May 3 - 6, highlighting the dynamic design skills of 430 School of Design grads from George Brown College in Toronto, ON.


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La Cite Collegiale


AURA — A virtual grad show taking place on April 11, highlighting the work of 12 students of Graphic Design program at La Cité, Ottawa. 


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 Langara College 


DESIGN FORMATION A virtual exhibit highlighting projects from Graphic Designers and Interior design  from students of Langara College in Vancouver, BC. The virtual open until the end of May and grad portfolios available until April 2023.


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MacEwan University


Odyssey — An in-person grad show taking place on May 3 from 4:30 pm to 9:00 pm at Allard Hall, Edmonton, featuring projects of design students of MacEwan University in Edmonton.  From April 29 to May 7, an exhibition will be held at Mitchell Art Gallery from 12 pm to 5 pm on Tuesdays through Thursdays and 10 am to 5 pm on Fridays and Saturdays to help students demonstrate their learnings and skills.




 Niagara College 


Loading —  A virtual grad showcase taking place on April 7, from 4 pm to 7 pm, celebrating the beginning of the future of Graphic Designer students of Niagara College in Niagara, ON. 


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Sheridan College


GRADWORK 2022 - An outdoor exhibition and online showcase of the photography students of Sheridan College in Brampton/Mississauga/Oakville, ON.  The online grad showcase will be on April 25 and the outdoor exhibition will be from May 2 to May 22 with an Awards night on May 3 at 7 pm. 






Sheridan College 


Drawn Together 22 - A virtual grad showcase taking place on April 28, featuring the work of Illustration students of Sheridan college in Brampton/ Mississauga/ Oakville, ON.








Sheridan College


A virtual Digital Product Design grad showcase taking place on April 28, from 5 pm to 6:30 pm, honouring the hard work of graduates of Sheridan College in Brampton/Mississauga/Oakville, ON and connecting them with industry folk, alum, and friends of the program.   







University of the Fraser Valley


Interpret, a Creative and Performing Arts Festival — An in-person show taking place on April 29, from 4 pm to 9 pm by The UFV School of Creative Arts (SoCA) with UFV Graphic + Digital  in Abbotsford, BC. 


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  Vancouver Island University


Stay Tuned — An in-person grad show exhibit showcasing the work on Graphic Designer students of Vancouver Island University on April 30 in Nanaimo, BC. The online virtual exhibit will launch on April 27 to complement the one-day live event. 






Wilson School of Design @ KPU


The Last Stop — A virtual showcase taking place on April 29, from 5 pm to 6:30 pm celebrating the end of a four-year journey for the Graphic Design for Marketing students at the The Wilson School of Design in Richmond, BC. 


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York University/Sheridan College


Variety 2022 — An online showcase featuring the work of a diverse group of designers from the York University/Sheridan College Joint Program in Design in Oakville/Toronto, ON, each with their own distinct voice, skills, and sensibilities taking place on April 27, from 6 pm to 6:30 pm and on April 28, from 2 pm to 7:45 pm.


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