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MDes Thesis Oral Exam 2017: Francis Benoit

When: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 @ 2:30 pm Where: MDes Studio / TEL 4023 4700 Keele St. Toronto, ON M3J 1P3 Cost: Free The York Master of Design program would like to invite all faculty and students to attend the upcoming thesis presentation. Master of Design candidate Francis Benoit will present his thesis: The web […]

MDes Thesis Oral Exam 2017: Julia Grzeskowiak

When: Friday, April 28, 2017 @ 1:00 pm Where: MDes Studio / TEL 4023 4700 Keele St. Toronto, ON M3J 1P3 Cost: Free The York Master of Design program would like to invite all faculty and students to attend the upcoming thesis presentation. Master of Design candidate Julia Grzeskowiak will present her thesis: Reviving craft […]

MDes Thesis Oral Exam 2017: Justine Rudnicki

When: Thursday, April 13, 2017 @ 10:00 am Where: MDes Studio / TEL 4023 4700 Keele St. Toronto, ON M3J 1P3 Cost: Free The York Master of Design program would like to invite all faculty and students to attend the upcoming thesis presentation. Master of Design candidate Justine Rudnicki will present her thesis: The Design […]

MDes Thesis Oral Exam 2017: Mariana Fernandez-Magnou

When: Tuesday, April 11, 2017 @ 12:00 pm Where: MDes Studio / TEL 4023 4700 Keele St. Toronto, ON M3J 1P3 Cost: Free The York Master of Design program would like to invite all faculty and students to attend the upcoming thesis presentation. Master of Design candidate Mariana Fernandez-Magnou will present her thesis: Damn Right […]

MDES @ YorkU Fall Campus Day, 5 November, 2016

Location: Victor Phillip Dahdaleh Building (formally TEL Building), Room 4023 York University 4700 Keele Street Toronto, M3J 1P3 Date & Time: 5 November, 11:00 am or 2:00 pm Ready to experience new ways of thinking and doing? Then it is time to come and meet us in person. Join us for MDES @ YorkU's Fall […]

2014 MDes Graduates

The Graduate Program in Design would like to congratulate the following Master of Design candidates on the successful completion of their thesis projects and oral presentations: Malika Soin "Seeking the Magic in Design: An inquiry into defamiliarizing the everyday" Marie-Noelle Hebert "Re-envisioning Design as a Dialogic Practice: An investigation into the Constructive Potential of Disruption within […]

MDes Student Awarded Artists’ Book of the Moment

The Art Gallery at York University has awarded MDes student Marie-Noëlle Hébert the 2013 Artists' Book of the Moment.  The ABotM is a juried competition which acknowledges the extensive genre of artists’ books. With a strong field of entries and an even stronger shortlist announced earlier this year, Hébert's book came out on top and receives a […]

Masterclass Graphic Design

The Master of Design at York was selected to be represented in Masterclass: Graphic Design, the book title by Frame Publishers. This publication showcases the world's leading graphic design graduate programs. This book shares graduate projects, interviews with students and faculty along with an overall picture of the Master of Design program at York.

MDes Alumni Kevin Paolozzi

Kevin Paolozzi (MDes 2011) was recently awarded the Cranbrook Purchase Award for his custon typeface entitled Parvenu. Kevin is finishing up his MFA in 2D Design at Cranbrook Academy and won the award for his thesis project that goes to one graduating student of the Academy to be bought by the Cranbrook Art Museum for the permanent collection. […]