Accessible Design (Toronto) – April 4th
Tools for change is having a workshop geared towards folks with a pre-existing understanding of software like Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign, we will be exploring the portion of design theory that interrogates accessibility in its many formats and how to apply that theory into your work on April 4th from 6:00pm-9:00pm at the University of Toronto. Tickets cost between $0-$50.
FITC 2018 (Toronto) – April 8th-10th
FITC Toronto is a three-day professional celebration of the best the world has to offer in design, digital development, media and innovation in creative technologies – three days and nights of presentations, parties, installations and performances that unite and transform the industry. Be sure to check out the event page for more details!
TED 2018 (Vancouver) –April 10th – April 14th
TED 2018 presents The Age of Amazement. Get ready for captivating and thrilling speeches from jaw-dropping AI to glorious new forms of creativity to courageous advocates of radical social change.
Toronto Design Offsite Festival 2018 (Toronto) – April 22nd
Harbourfront Centre, the hub of activity for the Toronto Design Offsite Festival has three self-programmed craft and design exhibitions happening from January 13th to June 17th. This month, be sure to check out the group show Face à Face: An Exhibition of Canadian Contemporary Jewellery (January 13 – April 22).
Registered Graphics Designers (RGD) AGM 2018 (Toronto) – April 25th
The Annual Meeting of the Association of Registered Graphic Designers (RGD), for members in all categories is taking place on April 25th between 6:00pm-9:00pm at Entro Communications in Toronto. Interested in attending to hear their ideas? Please RSVP by Monday, April 23rd. You can register for this event at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/2018-rgd-agm-tickets-44122380227?aff=es2
Digifest 2018 (Toronto) –April 26th-28th
Digital Media and Gaming Incubator are hosting Digifest 2018 (an immersive three-day conference), at George Brown College on April 26th to April 28th between 9:00am-4:00pm at Corus Quay. The theme for this year examines Hello Tomorrow: Our Creative Cities. Tickets cost between $25- $90. You can register for this event at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/digifest-2018-tickets-38810188318
22: Seventh Annual Graphic Design Showcase (Kitchener) – April 27th
This year’s 22: Seventh Annual Graphic Design Showcase is celebrating three years of work and creativity from the graduating class from Conestoga College’s Graphic Design program. Join them downtown Kitchener at the Tannery Event Centre and check out their work! This event is free. You can register at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/22-seventh-annual-graphic-design-showcase-tickets-43615333637?aff=es2
SIDIM (Montreal) – April 26th-28th
Want to be inspired by the latest interior design, the opportunity to meet with experts and discuss future projects? SIDIM, the Montreal International Design Show is hosting its giant showcase of creativity and talent from April 26th –April 28th. Tickets cost between $0-$23.