After graduating OCAD, Shannon discovered a new perspective on abstraction, different from her time here. Going beyond simply using Escapism in her paintings, Shannon lives it through her process, a constant dreamer and observer of reality. I navigated through your website, in the “About” section of it. I wanted to get a little deeper into … Continue reading Shannon Leigh
Mikhail Shchupak-Katsman is an Environmental Design major, as well as a self-taught jewelry designer at OCAD U. His work includes jewelry, furniture, illustration, and home decor. This month we are excited to feature some of his jewelry designs. Visit his website: http://www.msk.design Check him out on Instagram: @design.by.msk
Originally from Zambia, Henry is a focused and self-driven individual, actively taking the opportunities and skills life grants him. After experiencing a harsh upbringing, he strives to constantly improve himself in a variety of ways and engage in numerous fields.
I had seen all the posters up for the Adobe XD creative jam for at least a month. They always peaked my interest, but I had always thought “you could never do that” or “people who do those kinds of things are really talented, you would just embarrass yourself” so, I didn’t pay them any … Continue reading Adobe XD
A weathered palace sat on top of the hill. In memory, I always saw it in red, with a defined boldness and character, stretching past my eye in stark strokes of wood and paint chips. In person now, I only see a black, hidden bleakly behind a barrier of fog and greys and only grey. … Continue reading The Hill
You Act White ‘You act white,’ they told me. ‘I don't know why, maybe it’s the way you talk,’ ‘It's where you live,’ ‘You are just so polite,’ ‘You are basically a white girl.’ That's what they have told me my whole life. But I look down at myself; My dark chocolate skin, … Continue reading You Act White
Arya Djenar: self-educating, ambitious, and creative. Financial lack has never stopped him from getting what he wants. Although at a turning point in his life, Arya remains clear with his life goals and values, pushing through challenges with a positive mindset. So, tell me who you are, what are you studying here at OCAD, and … Continue reading Arya Djenar