Jon Sasaki speaks about “A clock set to 24 hours into the future” at Sheridan

Jon Sasaki speaks about “A clock set to 24 hours into the future” at Sheridan

  Jon Sasaki, the artist behind the latest art installation at Sheridan College, held a presentation at today’s faculty meeting discussing background on his piece “A clock set 24 hours into the future“. This is the third art installment from the Temporary Contemporary initiative, which is meant to bring interesting and challenging art to Sheridan. … Continue reading

Portfolio review day at Sheridan Open House an overall success

Portfolio review day at Sheridan Open House an overall success

The Animation department at Sheridan College had the luxury of attracting many interested applicants on November 15th at the Open House. We estimate that the college had about 1700 attendees at the open house, and about 300 who had portfolios reviewed by faculty. Students from all over the globe including Florida, Delaware, New York and England attended … Continue reading

Arts Expo 2014

Arts Expo 2014

The latest Arts Expo was held on November 17th and the 18th at the Artscape Daniels Spectrum in Toronto. This two-day event is Canada’s only expo designed to raise the awareness of careers within the visual communications sector. Attendees learned, first-hand, from young professionals within the Creative Advertising, Animation, Film, Game Design, Graphic Design, Illustration, … Continue reading

Sheridan Open House, November 15th 2014

Sheridan Open House, November 15th 2014

Sheridan opened its Trafalgar Campus to prospective students and their families for Open House on Saturday, November 15. In addition to the usual activities and tours of our Open House, for the third year in a row, FAAD added “Portfolio Day.” This gave prospective students in Animation, Game Design, Illustration, Photography, Bachelor of Design and … Continue reading

Art and Art History’s latest installation unveiled

Art and Art History’s latest installation unveiled

The Faculty of Animation, Arts and Design (FAAD) recently unveiled a new art installation in A100 by Breanna Shanahan titled B;AABCEFGJJJJJKKLLLSSSTT, 2014. If the name looks like a typo, it isn’t. There is much more to it says Breanna, who explained the thought behind it. “The name is a tribute to all of the contributors of the piece, … Continue reading

Art and Art History student awards program hosted at the Annie Smith Centre

Art and Art History student awards program hosted at the Annie Smith Centre

On November 18, the Art and Art History ran their annual student awards program in the Annie Smith Centre. The annual alumni keynote speaker was Michelle Gay, who spoke about her diverse career as an artist, maker, designer, advocate, “technology tinkerer” and the driving curiosity that led her to complete both an MFA at NSCAD, … Continue reading