Seneca College Presents: Illustration Class of 2021


Illustration by Anna Salisbury-Vander Heide – graduating 4th semester student

Seneca’s Illustration program is proud to present our autumn 2021 graduate art show. The graduate class of fifteen students is pleased to show their accomplishments in-person. Join us at Gallery 1313 from December 15 to 18th. Come and be inspired by our budding artists and illustrators.

Gallery 1313
1313 Queen Street West
Wed–Sat: 1:00–5:00pm
Extended Hours: Thurs. Dec. 16th from 6:00–9:00pm
Mask and proof of double vaccination required.

The Illustration diploma offered within the School of Creative Arts and Animation at Seneca College is a two year diploma that combines traditional illustrative media, digital media and business skills. It educates the independent artist to succeed in the rapidly changing world of professional illustration. In addition to building on visual art skills such as drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture and digital media, students also register their own small business. With website, accounting, marketing and revenue generating skills in the curriculum, students will succeed as entrepreneurial artists. Graduates go on to work in children’s and comic book illustration, editorial and advertising illustration and concept art for TV, film and game animation.

The School of Creative Arts and Animation within the Faculty of Communication, Arts and Design, is located at the Seneca@York campus on York University. With campuses across the Greater Toronto Area, Seneca College offers degrees, diplomas and certificates renowned for their quality and respected by employers. Combining the highest academic standards with practical, hands-on learning, expert teaching faculty and the latest technology ensures Seneca graduates are career-ready. Seneca’s Faculty of Communication, Arts and Design is a recognized leader in education for a comprehensive range of fields including animation, graphic design, illustration, photography, music & performance, documentary filmmaking, media, fashion, and event production.

For more information please contact:
JoAnn Purcell PhD, A.O.C.A.
Program Coordinator
School of Creative Arts and Animation
70 The Pond Road
Toronto, Ontario M3J 3M6
American Illustration collection @ Seneca