Meet the 2021 Winners of the Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts


Throughout their exceptional careers, these eight artists have contributed to the vitality of contemporary visual and media arts as well as the fine crafts. Watch the short video portraits created by Canadian filmmakers and get to know this year’s GGArts winners.

 

 

Germaine Arnaktauyok                            Lori Blondeau

Visual Artist                                                         Visual Artist

Dempsey Bob                                              Luc Courchesne

Artist/Sculptor                                                  Media Artist

Bonnie Devine                                              Bryce Kanbara

Visual Artist                                                         Visual Artist and Curator (Outstanding Contribution Award)

Cheryl L’Hirondelle                                  Lou Lynn

Interdisciplinary Artist                                    Visual Artist (Saidye Bronfman Award)

 

Congratulate the winners on social media using #GGArts2021!

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Professor Lizbeth Goodman will be moderating the HCI track at Hopper Local / Dublin at Microsoft Ireland.

Speakers will be:

Grace Hughes, Senior Content Designer for Fjord at The Dock, Accenture’s R&D hub.

Genevieve Smith-Nunes, Lecturer in computing education & digital media at University of Roehampton.

Kathryn Parkes, Design Researcher and UX Designer currently working with Cisco.

Hopper Local / Dublin February 27, 2019 · 7:30 am – 7:00 pm

Hopper Local / Dublin is a one-day locally organized conference modeled after our Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC). This immersive event brings together women technologists at all levels – along with leading companies from industry, academia, and research – to build relationships, learn, and advance their careers. Hopper Local / Dublin is the inaugural event and will launch an AnitaB.org Local Community in Ireland.

General Registration – 199.00 EUR / all-day event

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This month’s IDRC seminar is shared with Engineers Without Borders: see poster below.

The event takes place in Dublin this Thursday (31/01/19) evening from 18:30-19:30, at Engineers Ireland HQ, 22 Clyde Road, Dublin 4. 

Tickets are free and available from the link below.
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/smart-shelter-research-developing-reliable-techniques-for-developing-countries-tickets-55336765756

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Newsflash:  SMARTlab Oz opened at the Old Railway Station in Newcastle Australia, in collaboration with Renew Newcastle and a team of interdisciplinary artists and technologists with a vision to make real social and cultural impact in the city and surroundings.  SMARTlab colleagues Zi Siang See, Dr Donovan Jones, Haireena Ooi and Shanna Fealey demonstrated a range of VR/AR projects with the community. Onwards SMARTlab Oz. . .

SMARTlab Oz Launches!

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