Post Tagged with: "Ryerson Image Centre"

Ryerson Image Centre explores climate change through art

Ryerson Image Centre explores climate change through art

If you’ve ever wondered what climate change looks, feels and sounds like, then step into the Ryerson Image Centre’s (RIC) exhibit, The Edge of the Earth: Climate Change in Photography and Video. You might feel it through the urgent singing of activists, or through the creaking of oil rigs, and see it in the form of smoke fumes emerging from […]

Collections Curator at Ryerson Image Centre, Aug 2016.

Meet the new collections curator at Ryerson Image Centre

Ryerson Image Centre’s (RIC) new collections curator and research centre manager started her first day on Sept. 12.   Denise Birkhofer drove from Oberlin, Ohio to Toronto on Friday. This marks a big move for Birkhofer, as she goes from overseeing collections of post-1900 artworks at the Allen Memorial Art Museum at Oberlin College, to now managing the RIC’s reputable […]

Living with diabetes in Moose Factory

Living with diabetes in Moose Factory

By Mackenzie Patterson The photo documentary project was brought to the Ryerson Image Centre this past week and will be showcased until April 10. Manson, a Toronto-based documentary photographer and Ryerson instructor, spent several months in the Moose Factory community, documenting the lives of the people with Type 2 diabetes (which is a result of insulin resistance) who live there. While […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Arts & Life, Photography
Archival Dialogues: Reading the Black Star Collection (installation view), 2012 © (Eugen Sakhnenko/Ryerson Image Centre)

Ryerson Image Centre talk stresses importance of art curation

A good art curator can expose the hidden meaning behind even the most complicated photo, painting or sculpture. He or she is able to ascertain the unseen significance of a piece of art in ways an average observer would miss completely. That was the focus of Thursday’s Noon Time Collection Talk at Ryerson University. The talk, which was held in […]

Ryerson’s Image Centre captures 40 years of photographic history with new exhibit

Ryerson’s Image Centre captures 40 years of photographic history with new exhibit

Hosted by students in the film and photography preservation and collections management program, the Ryerson Image Centre (RIC) kicks off its first exhibition of the year, “Ways of Seeing: Building the RIC Collection.”

Photographer made his name shooting murders, car crashes and tenement fires

Photographer made his name shooting murders, car crashes and tenement fires

The Ryersonian talks with curator Gaëlle Morel about iconic NYC tabloid photographer Weegee, whose work is now on display at the RIC

by Steven Goetz· · Arts & Life, Visual Arts & Design
Exhibit review: WAV(E)S

Exhibit review: WAV(E)S

Stepping into Mary Anderson’s WAV(E)S exhibit at the Ryerson Image Centre (RIC), you’re greeted by a wave of sound and transported away from the bustling noises of Gould Street. The multimedia exhibit’s soundtrack is accompanied by a doctored recording of Lake Ontario. The sounds of the waves crashing upon the shore are combined with visuals of the water to create […]

Ryerson Image Centre still a mystery to students

Ryerson Image Centre still a mystery to students

by Marie Alcober· · Visual Arts & Design
Sonny Assu’s The Happiest Future (Courtesy Ryerson Image Centre)

Indigenous art celebrated at Ryerson Image Centre

Video: Sam Fernandes Text: May Warren Sonny Assu vividly remembers his grandmother telling the story about how excited she was to start her first day of high school. But that day turned ugly almost immediately. “A boy left a bar of soap on her desk, pretty much just saying, you’re a dirty Indian,” said Assu at a media preview of […]

Coffee cravers can now pay for their Balzac's fix with a OneCard.
Photographed by Sarah-Joyce Battersby

Coffee now just OneCard away at Balzac’s

Balzac’s Coffee Roasters in the Ryerson Image Centre is now accepting OneCards. Manager Susan Swain said students are “the bread and butter” of the coffee shop, located at Gould and Bond streets, and that they are pleased to make life easier for those who rely on meal plans. Balzac’s decided to join the list of food services that accept student […]

by Anam Latif· · News, On Campus