Visual Art & Art History


York professor’s documentary charts the struggle to decriminalize homosexuality in India

Nancy Nicol’s latest documentary, "No Easy Walk to Freedom", charts the struggle to decriminalize homosexuality in contemporary India. It premiered June 1 at Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival. Read more



AfghanistanInternationally recognized photojournalist, York University Visual Arts alumnus Larry Towell (BFA 1976) has his seventh solo show at Stephen Bulger Gallery this fall. Towell’s exhibition Afghanistan features photographs made between 2008 and 2011 in that war-torn country, bearing witness to the lives of Afghanis living amongst conflict. The exhibition, accompanied by a limited-edition monograph published by Aperture, runs at Stephen Bulger Gallery Oct. 25-Nov. 22, 2014, with an artist talk, reception and book signing on Nov. 1.

Art Connections

City of Toronto - Winter 2015 Co-op Program

City of Toronto Cultural Events is recruiting students for the 2015 Winter Co-op program, which runs from January to April. Below are job descriptions for positions in the Production, Programming, Sponsorship and Marketing units. The submission deadline is November 3, 2014.

Marketing and Media Relations Assistant

Event Sponsorship Assistant

Event Programming Assistant

Event Production Assistant


Want to connect with the local art scene?

To find out about GTA arts events as well as volunteer and paid opportunities, subscribe to a couple of listserves so that you receive regular updates on which cultural institutions and organizations are looking for volunteers. These include: Akimbo, Instant Coffee, and the Ontario Association of Art Galleries.


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Visit us November 8 at Fall Campus Day

Visual Art | Design Portfolio Day - Nov. 8

Visual Art | Design Portfolio Day
Saturday, November 8


Call for Submissions

May 07, 2015 —

Digifest 2015
Corus Quay


Student Exhibitions on Campus 2013-14