Seneca Illustration (Virtual) Graduation Show Spring 2021


Seneca’s Illustration diploma is pleased to present its 19th Graduate Exhibit in virtual form for all to view. Over the past two years, the students have honed their skills in conceptual thinking, problem-solving and entrepreneurship in order to prepare for this exciting show. Together they present work in a range of specializations including comics, children’s books, concept art, editorial and advertising illustration. This program has equipped each student with the capacity to succeed in today’s quick-paced illustration sectors with proficiency in the elements and principles of design, and critical and creative thinking.

Seneca’s Illustration Grad Show launches on April 28, 2021.
Virtual reception to meet these new illustrators at 7:00pm, April 29th.
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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