VIVID 36 – Spring 2017

NSCAD’s Lithography Workshop is back

NSCAD University’s Anna Leonowens Gallery has been awarded a prestigious New Chapter Grant from the Canada Council of the Arts to re-establish and extend the legacy of the NSCAD Lithography workshop. Eight artists will visit NSCAD over the next two years to work with master printer Jill Graham.

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Artist for a Day – bigger than ever!

The sixth annual Artist for a Day took place on Saturday, May 13 at the Port Campus and neighboring cultural organizations such as the Nova Scotia Centre for Craft and Design, Visual Arts Nova Scotia, the Canadian Immigration Museum at Pier 21 and the Discovery Centre. It was a beautiful, sunshiney day and hundreds of people took part in hands-on, art-making activities.
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Call for an Alumni Exhibition Coordinator

Remember the NSCAD Alumni Association’s I AM NSCAD exhibition in the fall of 2015? Well, the association is planning another big alumni show this fall during NSCAD’s 130th anniversary and is looking for someone to organize it. Applications for the position of Alumni Exhibition Coordinator are due June 16, 2017. Details on the exhibition will be announced soon!
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Alumni socials

The NSCAD Alumni Association is now the official operator of Art Bar +Projects, 1873 Granville Street, Halifax. So let’s get together and celebrate! “After Anna” socials resume June 12 and Friday night alumni socials begin June 23. See you at the Art Bar!

Signature sipping

Speaking of Art Bar +Projects, manager Amanda Shore (BA 2015) is concocting a signature drink for our Friday night alumni socials (something purple perhaps?) and we need a name. Send us your suggestions for a great name, and if it gets used, you’ll get the glory, not to mention a free drink or two!

Our logo

We’ve spiffed up the NSCAD Alumni Association Logo. Any comments? Let us know by shooting us an email.

Alumni AGM

Circle Tuesday, September 5th on your calendar for the NSCAD Alumni Association’s Annual General Meeting. It will be held at 5:30 pm at Art Bar +Projects, 1873 Granville St., Halifax. Food and drink will be served. All alumni welcome!

Stay in touch

Tell us your news! We love to celebrate and share the achievements of NSCAD alumni. Send us a note with your update.

Job opportunity

The NSCAD Alumni Association has openings for a part-time bartender at Art Bar +Projects. Please see the job description and send your application to Amanda Shore by Sunday, June 11.

NSCAD University – Office of University Relations
5163 Duke Street, Halifax, NS B3J 3J6
Tel. 902-494-8251