2016 Illustration Grad Exhibition | The Neighbourhood
Congratulations to Sheridan College’s Illustration Class of 2016!
The 2016 graduates of the award-winning Sheridan Illustration degree program have worked together for the past four years. They have each contributed to a collection of images that together form a broad illustrated landscape. Browse the students’ work, catch up on the opening, and get to know the Neighbourhood in our online gallery.
Sheridan is home to Canada’s largest art school and the country’s only Bachelor’s Degree program dedicated to illustration. The Illustration program at Sheridan has an incredible history with 40 years of award-winning graduates. Sheridan is proud to be the destination of choice for many of the best and brightest students from across Canada and internationally who seek to become the next generation of illustrators. The Bachelor of Illustration program is known for the calibre of its students. Their success rate is very high as our graduates are independent, innovative entrepreneurs who practice in a diverse range of areas, from editorial publishing and information design to innovative creative communications. We set ourselves apart by giving students a thorough grounding in the illustration discipline and creative freedom to become leaders in their field. To see a full gallery of the student’s work visit their website. To learn more about Sheridan’s Illustration program, visit our program page.
“The 2016 Graduates of the Bachelor of Illustration program are the best example of the power of Illustration as an incredibly relevant force in visual communications. The exhibition featured 78 emerging artists, designers, and creatives in traditional and digital media. The diversity of voices of the grads highlight the breadth of the contemporary discipline expressed through the program themes of information, entertainment and persuasion. Over 1000 people attended the exhibition over it’s 2 days celebrating the newest stars of Illustration.”
Joe Morse and Clemente Botelho, Professors and Coordinators of Sheridan’s Bachelor of Illustration Program
Photos by Joanna Wojewoda.