All NSCAD campuses closed February 14 due to storm clean up and transit interruptions.

Update: our campuses will reopen at 4 p.m. and access to buildings and studios will resume.  


London-based art fair showcases museum-quality, handcrafted artworks from the world’s top talent. A piece from Kye-Yeon Son titled ‘Innate Beauty.’ It will be displayed at the Collect Open 2024. For the first time ever, a group of 18 Canadian craft artists will present their work at the Collect Art Fair in the U.K., as part […]

Former NSCAD President Sarah M. McKinnon and Peter J. Dawes. NSCAD University will soon formally recognize the outstanding quality of its teaching with a new annual award gifted to the university by a former president. The Price Awards for Excellence in Teaching, established by The Sarah M. McKinnon and Peter J. Dawes Foundation, will be […]

NSCAD’s 2024 Alumni Ring will be made with Fairmined certified materials. Production will be overseen by John Esposito (pictured) at Malleable Jewellers in Toronto, an early adopter of Fairmined materials and a consult on the school’s project. In the first deal of its kind at a fine arts university, NSCAD has been granted an institutional […]

Call for Applications William and Isabel Pope Artist’s Residency in Painting in Halifax, Nova Scotia. About Since 2011, the Robert Pope Foundation and NSCAD University (Nova Scotia College of Art and Design) have jointly offered a two-month long residency with studio and honorarium to an exceptional Canadian painter each year. OPEN CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: We […]

Solomon Nagler Sobaz Benjamin Joshua Schwab-Cartas Solomon Nagler, filmmaker and professor of Media Arts and Film at NSCAD, has received the Intentional Initiative Award from Research Nova Scotia to further his work with the Community Mobile Media Lab (CMML). The CMML is a mobile media production hub, with film production equipment, that can be temporarily […]

Tuesday, January 9, 2024 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Bell Auditorium D-440 Hangama Amiri holds an MFA from Yale University where she graduated in 2020 from the Painting and Printmaking Department. She received her BFA from NSCAD University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and is a Canadian Fulbright and Post-Graduate Fellow at Yale University School of […]