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Ryerson photography student shares her inspiration behind AGO exhibit

Ryerson photography student shares her inspiration behind AGO exhibit

By Natalie Marynowski and Pema Tsering Paige Lindsay studied science at the University of Victoria for a year, but she quickly found out science wasn’t her real love. She took two years off school and traveled overseas. It was then she discovered her love for photography with a point-and-shoot camera. Lindsay traveled to Tunisia to visit her mother. “While I […]

Ryerson photography student work displayed at the AGO

Ryerson photography student work displayed at the AGO

Irving Penn’s work has hung there. So has Stephen Shore’s and Eugène Atget. Now it’s a Ryerson student’s turn. Paige Lindsay, a fourth-year photography student, has her work on display at the Art Gallery of Ontario as a part of the 2013 – 2014 Aimia/AGO Photography Prize Scholarship Program. Students across Canada submitted portfolios within their universities. Judges at each […]

Toronto skyline. (Shannon Cuciz / Ryersonian Staff)

Things to do in Toronto during spring break

Taking a tropical vacation during spring break can be expensive. Instead of spending hundreds of dollars for a week on the beach, there are ways to enjoy the break on a budget here at home in Toronto. Here are 10 things to do for $10 or less: 1. Go for an evening skate Nathan Phillips Square features free DJ skate […]

In the John & Elizabeth Tory Gallery, Laura Simon and Miles Stemp, members of the artist collective VSVSVS.
(Bryan Sparrow/Ryersonian staff)

Event review: First Thursdays

First Thursdays happens on the first Thursday of each month, transforming the Art Gallery of Ontario into a nightspot. Combining artist talks with live music, crafts, drinks and appetizers, this event attracts university students, Iris Apfel doppelgangers and everyone in between. “It’s given a lot of my friends who make art or play in bands a chance to reach a […]

by Bryan Sparrow· · Arts & Life, Visual Arts & Design
Around Campus: Feb. 3-9

Around Campus: Feb. 3-9

For the Rye local: Engage your mind and your belly tonight at the Ram in the Rye’s Trivia Night. Bring your friends and challenge them to a fun game of PubStumpers, the campus quiz game that covers a variety of topics from Olympic history to Juno Award winners of the recent past. Festivities begin at 7 p.m. For those with writer’s block: […]

by Bryan Sparrow· · Arts & Life, Top stories

VIDEO: David Bowie at the AGO

by Jordan White· · Arts & Life, Fashion, Music