Ignite Gallery / OCAD U Student Gallery


The Student Gallery is an exhibition space for students and recent alumni!

The Student Gallery has a rich history, originally beginning as Gallery 76 in the 1970’s. When it opened its doors, it was a student hub, an alternative classroom, and an experimental environment. The Student Gallery carries its history as an incubator for creativity into the future.

The Student Gallery is an exhibition space for OCAD U’s diverse student artists, recent alumni, curators and designers. There are an open calls for submissions in the fall and winter.

New location in Kensington Market, 165 Augusta Ave

Hours: Wednesday to Sunday, 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Email: studentgallery@ocadu.ca
Phone: 416-977-6000, Ext. 263
Website: www.ocadu.ca/studentgallery
Twitter: @OCADUSG
Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/OCAD-U-Student-Gallery

Graduate Gallery


Located on the Gallery level of 205 Richmond Street West, the Graduate Gallery is designated as a platform for experiments in the arts. The gallery offers a space for outstanding members of OCAD University’s graduate cohorts to implement ideas and carry out projects that question what is contemporary and push the boundaries of practice based scholarship. The gallery is committed to becoming an integral member of Toronto’s creative community.

For more information about upcoming exhibitions and events, please visit: www.ocadu.ca/exhibitions/graduate-gallery/current

The Anniversary Gallery


The Anniversary Gallery services the OCAD U community by supporting student exhibitions and public presentation labs. The gallery is available for experimental, process and course work from students in all OCAD U programs. The Anniversary Gallery accepts submissions on an ongoing basis. Click here for submission guidelines. (pdf)


Level 2, 100 McCaul St., beside the Great Hall

Contact & Hours

Anniversary Gallery Monitor

Regular OCAD U hours