Niagara College graphic grad students strut their designs

Niagara College graduate students check the proof of the invitation they designed for their end of year show. Their work can be seen by the public at a reception on Saturday from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.- 10 at TAG Art Gallery, St. Catharines.

Graduates of Niagara College’s three-year Graphic Design program will celebrate the end of the year by staging two separate shows of their impressive work this weekend.

The event – Niagara College Graphic Design (G)Rad Show – will start on Friday, April 21 at the TAG Art Gallery, downtown St. Catharines. Industry representatives from the creative fields will enjoy a private preview of the show before the show opens to the public on Saturday.

β€œThis is an opportunity for our graduate students to not only prepare their work for a gallery-setting show, but to network with industry professionals from various creative fields,” said prof. Gail Taylor of NC’s School of Media Studies. β€œCreative professionals will be meeting with talented emerging designers.”

On Saturday, April 22, the show is open to the public from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., and all are welcome to attend.

WHAT/WHO:
Niagara College Graphic Design (G)Rad Show, work by graduate students of Niagara College’s School of Media Studies.

WHERE/WHEN:
Friday, April 21, TAG Art Gallery, 214 King Street, St. Catharines, for industry representatives; and on Saturday, April 22, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. for the public.

Celebrating its 50th year as a College of Applied Arts and Technology, NC is a leader in applied education and a key contributor to the economies of Niagara and Ontario. A regional college with global reach, NC offers more than 100 diploma, bachelor degree and advanced level programs.

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To view work by graduates, visit: http://ncgd.ca
tagartgallery.ca
For media information, please contact:
Susan McConnell
Media advisor
905-641-2252 x 4330
Cell: 905-933-6259
smcconnell@niagaracollege.ca
At the event, please see: Gail Taylor.