Sheridan Prof – Jess Riva Cooper – Nominated for RBC Emerging Artist People’s Choice Award

Sheridan Prof – Jess Riva Cooper – Nominated for RBC Emerging Artist People’s Choice Award

Jess Riva Cooper professor in Bachelor of Craft & Design’s Ceramic Studio, has been nominated for the RBC Emerging Artist People’s Choice Award. Only five artists were chosen and have the opportunity to win $10,000. The award is decided by public votes that are cast both online and at a related, just-opened exhibition at Toronto’s Gardiner Museum. Online … Continue reading

Sheridan Home Run at Fan Expo

Sheridan Home Run at Fan Expo

  Advanced Special Effects Makeup, Prosthetics and Props and the Makeup for Media and Creative Arts Program booth showcased at Fan Expo was a huge success! We hosted three seminar sessions featuring: Emmy Award winning makeup artist Colin Penman, whose work includes The Strain, Defiance, Pacific Rim, Resident Evil, Falling Skies, the SAW movie franchise … Continue reading

Sheridan Illustration Grad – Drew Shannon – demonstrates his talents at TIFF Opening Weekend

Sheridan Illustration Grad – Drew Shannon – demonstrates his talents at TIFF Opening Weekend

Kicking off the TIFF opening weekend was the Grolsch Open House, which portrayed some of Toronto’s best artists including illustrator Drew Shannon. Drew is a well-known illustrator living and working in Toronto. He has created artwork for a variety of magazines, newspapers and books, including the Globe and Mail, Reader’s Digest, and Vice. In addition … Continue reading

Exploring Animation – 2014 Summer Exhibit held at the CNE

Exploring Animation – 2014 Summer Exhibit held at the CNE

Angela Stukator, Associate dean for Animation and Game Design, along with Aldines Zapparoli and faculty from the animation programs were very instrumental in organizing this exhibit– Sheridan College along with Seneca being the main contributors. Sheridan animators provided the exhibit with student artwork (drawings, paintings, concept work, stop motion props, storyboards), and finished films. This … Continue reading

Sheridan hosts Project Pathfinder summer workshop

Sheridan hosts Project Pathfinder summer workshop

Sheridan once again was the host for the summer workshops– Project Pathfinder. Project Pathfinder is a summer program designed to give Aboriginal Secondary students aged 13-17 the opportunity to learn about various post secondary education pathways. Participating students can earn a dual high school and college credit. While at Sheridan, students experienced two workshops within the Faculty … Continue reading