Student night at the Power Plant

Get behind the scenes of the contemporary art world at the second iteration of Career Day.This event, which saw success last year, provides a rare opportunity for students to exchange ideas with members of the gallery’s creative team and exhibiting artists. Established cultural producers share secrets of success with Julia Dault  and Shelagh Keeley representing the artist’s studio. Also in attendance will be Gaetane Verna in the director’s office, designer Jeremy Laing in the Board Room, Paul Zingrone in the Gallery Workshop and Julia Paoli in the Curatorial Forum. The event starts at 8:00 PM until 11:00 PM located at the Power Plant in Toronto, and is free for students with ID (non-students will be charged 12$.) For more information visit this website.

Textiles Grad Anu Raina Shows Toronto-Focused Collection at Fashion Week

  For Anu’s Fall-Winter 2014 collection of prints, she “revisited the joyful experience of falling in love with Toronto,” drawing on the colours and textiles of the city in autumn, and she called it “a thank you note to the great city of Toronto.” “I recall an experience beyond words, where it seemed someone had filled a bucket with warm hues and splashed it across the city,” Anu described. The same could be said of the latest collection presented at World Mastercard Fashion Week in Toronto by Sheridan’s own 2010 graduate of Craft and Design – Textiles. The collection by Anu Raina was so Toronto-focused, in fact, that even two of the current mayoral candidates showed up to support her. You can watch the show for yourself on Youtube and visit Anu’s website to learn more about her and where you can purchase her clothing. Her dresses typically sell under… Read More