Liminal Labs at the Triennale di Milano

Emily Carr University of Art + Design is pleased to announce its participation in the XXI International Exhibition of the Triennale di Milano this summer.

In the spirit of creativity and open innovation, Emily Carr student and faculty researchers will invite visitors at the Triennale to take part in Liminal Labs, an experiment in how we collaborate: to not only think, but also to make.

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Announcing the Design for Startups Toolkit

Living Labs is so excited to announce our new Design for Startups open-source toolkit.

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Living Labs is a founding partner of #Startland, a coordinated response by the Vancouver Startup community to help support refugees and immigrants arriving in Vancouver.

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Neighbourhood Time Exchange | Downtown Prince George

A unique artist-in-residence project curated by Justin Langlois and produced by Living Labs, in partnership with Downtown Prince George. This creative placemaking initiative aims to explore the concept of time banking, in which artists and community members work together as a means for social, civic, and economic revitalization.

UBC Family Medicine Partnership

The Health Design Lab is very pleased to announce a new partnership with the Department of Family Practice at UBC on an exciting new project aimed at providing software support tools for family doctors in their clinical practice.

Advancements in HFR, S3D, UltraHD and the immersive experience

The S3D Centre is a national centre of excellence dedicated to advancing the art and technology of stereo 3D, advanced imaging and immersive media topics through applied research, skills development and event outreach.

Pitch Night: Creating a Design Startup

Living Labs invites you to attend student presentations from the new fall course Creating a Design Startup.

Design Startup Pitch Night
6:00 – 8:00 pm, Wednesday, December 14

Emily Carr Motion Capture Studio
Room 285E, 1399 Johnston Street, Granville Island

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The Emily Carr research culture is a strategically important element of the University.  We lead the country in the contributions we make to research in studio-based art, design, and media.

During the past 20 years, a dramatic evolution has taken place in the visual arts, media arts, and design.  The growth of digital technology has given rise to new means of production, new kinds of employment, new kinds of creative and aesthetic expression, and new opportunities for artists, media practitioners and designers to reach diverse audiences.

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