Posts Tagged ‘reception’

Mega Quarry Poster Show Opening

Reception table

Last Wednesday, March 28th, the Learning Zone hosted the Opening Reception for the Mega Quarry Poster Show; activists’ posters created by the first year graphic design students of Linda Montgomery’s Drawing and Translation class. Highlights of the evening included:

  • interactive installation created by Adam Veroni, which invited audience participation to make a permanent mark on canvas
  • speeches by Dr. Faisal Moola, Director General of the David Suzuki Foundation, Donna Tranquada, and Sandi Wong
  • awards presentation for the best three Mega Quarry Posters including Honorable Mentions

To learn more about the Mega Quarry, please visit


04 2012

The Great Grange Event: Reception & Wearable Art Show

Wearable Art Performance

Wearable Art Performance

On Tuesday March 20th, the Learning Zone hosted a reception for the Nature & Culture: Curatorial Practices and Creative Process  & Research: Wearable Art show.

The first year Faculty of Arts students of Derek Liddington and Candida Girling worked collaboratively to showcase an impressive performance and site installation.

Sylvia Whitton

Sylvia Whitton

With opening remarks by Chair of First Year Art, Sylvia Whitton, Diane Pugen, Derek Liddington and Candida Girling.



03 2012

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