2017 Grad Show Calendar

March 28, 2017

2017 Grad Show Calendar

See the work of emerging creative professionals at this year's graduate shows


Graduating creative arts students have worked tirelessly all year and it's finally time for their grad shows! We’d like to take a moment to congratulate all of the grads of 2017.


The events listed below are a great opportunity for creative professionals and people who love art to see the talent of young creatives!


Want your award show listed here? Email assistant[at]appliedartsmag.com for a free listing.


ACAD, School of Communication Design Third Year Portfolio Review

April 1, 2017

10:30 am-3 pm

Alberta College of Art + Design, 1407 14 Ave. NW, Calgary, Alberta


Visual Communications 2017 Grad Show by Medicine Hat College 

April 6-20, 2017

Reception: April 8, 7 pm

One on One Gallery VC Department, Cultural Centre, 299 College Drive SE, Medicine Hat, AB


UNSEEN: 2017 Sheridan Bachelor of Illustration Grad Show

April 12-13, 2017

7 pm- Midnight, 3 pm - 9 pm
99 Sudbury Street, Toronto, ON


2017 Graphic Design Grad Show 

April 19, 2017
7 pm–9:30 pm

Georgian College Dining Room, 1 Georgian Drive, Barrie, ON


The York/Sheridan Program in Design

April 19-23, 2017

Locations throughout downtown Toronto. More information to come.


MacEwan University Design Studies Portfolio Show 2017

April 25, 2017

Industry Viewing: 5 pm-7 pm; Public Viewing: 7 pm-9 pm

Robbins Health Learning Centre, 10910 - 104 Avenue, Edmonton, AB


PULL - George Brown College, School of Design Year End Show

April 26, 2017

Public reception: 6 pm-9 pm

230 Richmond Street East, Toronto, ON 


UFV GDD Kindred Change Portfolio Show

4:30 pm-7:30 pm

Highstreet Shopping Centre, J150 – 3122 Mount Lehman Road, Abbotsford, BC


OCAD University's 102nd Graduate Exhibition (GradEx)

May 3-7, 2017

OCAD University, 100 McCaul St., Toronto, ON

Opening hours vary. 


The Show 2017 at Emily Carr University

May 6-21, 2017

10 am-8 pm (Monday-Friday), 10 am-6 pm (Saturday-Sunday)

Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, 6265 Crescent Road, Vancouver, BC


Seneca College Grad Show "Coalesce 2017: Opus"

May 8, 2017

6:30 pm-12 am

Steam Whistle Brewery, Roundhouse Park, 255 Bremner Blvd., Toronto, ON