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

Theatre Sheridan hosts inaugural Canadian Music Theatre Project Festival

Theatre Sheridan hosts inaugural Canadian Music Theatre Project Festival

The inaugural Canadian Music Theatre Project (CMTP) Festival was held last week from November 6th to 8th at Sheridan, and on November 9th at the Betty Oliphant Theatre in Toronto. The Festival presented four new musicals currently in development through the CMTP, each in a 45-minute reading format. The Festival is a culmination of a month-long … Continue reading

Guru president and creative director Frank Falcone visits Sheridan

Guru president and creative director Frank Falcone visits Sheridan

Four members of Guru Studio’s, including president and creative director Frank Falcone, are at Sheridan College today to help students with their portfolios. In the past the animation department have spent a lot of time and energy hosting American studios like Disney and Pixar. However, we have incredible home talent like Nelvana and Guru who … Continue reading

Sheridan faculty unveil “State of the Arts” as new series

Sheridan faculty unveil “State of the Arts” as new series

The Faculty of Animation, Arts and Design have implemented a new series at their Faculty meetings. Entitled “State of the Arts,” this invites faculty members from our five departments to present latest innovative trends in their practice and in the discipline. The Department of Film, TV and Journalism led the way with presentations from Michael … Continue reading