Revitalizing a YMCA Youth Shelter: Sheridan Furniture Design Student Success Story

Revitalizing a YMCA Youth Shelter: Sheridan Furniture Design Student Success Story

  “It was a totally new experience pitching an idea and having no predetermined expectation with how they’re going to react,” said the Sheridan Furniture Design graduate. “You’re forced to have confidence in your ideas.”  Quickly finding that confidence, she presented her designs with conviction. That experience will benefit her as she embarks on her … Continue reading

Congratulations to the 2014 RGD Student Award Winners – one third of them Sheridan students

Congratulations to the 2014 RGD Student Award Winners – one third of them Sheridan students

After receiving over 250 high-quality submissions from graphic design students across Canada, RGD is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2014 Student Awards. Selected by a jury of 50 award-winning creative professionals representing a wide range of expertise, the designers listed below have been recognized for their outstanding achievement in graphic design.  Notably, one third of … Continue reading

2014 CARFAC Conference– evolving practices in visual arts– Sept 18th – 21st

2014 CARFAC Conference– evolving practices in visual arts– Sept 18th – 21st

CARFAC welcomes artists to Toronto for this year’s annual national conference, which is all about change and evolving practices in the field of visual arts. How are artists changing ways of doing business? What new tools are successful artists using? How do we make sure that artists are paid fairly in this shifting landscape?Conference events will … Continue reading

Crafts and Design grads Gabby Wilson and Shay Salehi shortlisted for the Stanislav Libensky Award in Prague

Crafts and Design grads Gabby Wilson and Shay Salehi shortlisted for the Stanislav Libensky Award in Prague

Two of our last year’s graduates in the Glass Studio of Crafts and Design program, Gabby Wilson and Shay Salehi, were selected for the prestigious Stanislav Libensky glass award in Prague.  This is the only international award for graduating students in glass arts. With two Sheridan students selected by the international jury, our students are in the leading pool, competing with master’s level students from top universities in the … Continue reading