The Salazar Award

The Salazar Award, is presented annually by GDC/BC and founding sponsor Metropolitan Fine Printers to talented and inspiring students currently enrolled in design programs in BC.

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2020 Salazar Awards

Please join the BC design community as we celebrate the 35th Salazar Awards and the outstanding design work of our 2020 recipients.

UCDA Presents: A Path to Original Thinking

The University & College Designers Association (UCDA) is offers GDC members discounted access to the UCDA Essential Series Webinars.

NABS Mental Health Marathon

GDC members are invited to ask mental health questions anonymously, on May 6

The Salazar Award

The Salazar Award, is presented annually by GDC/BC and founding sponsor Metropolitan Fine Printers to talented and inspiring students currently enrolled in design programs in BC.

GDC hosted three West Coast design events

We are proud to support design gatherings for our national design community. In Vancouver, we hosted three events that brought our members together to share their passion for education and design, and to celebrate the holidays.

Festivus Holiday Party 2019

Join your fellow designers for the last GDC/BC event of 2019.

Joint Code of Ethics Introduced

GDC, RGD and SDGQ announce new joint Code of Ethics

PRACTIVISM X: Igniting Societal Change Through Design

Ignite your passion for design by connecting with local and international designers for an evening of inspiration and dialogue.

Launch Conference 2019

GDC BC’s annual career development conference for design students, graduates, educators, and employers.

Human Factor: Design Education Pecha Kucha and World Café Round Table

In welcoming the International Council of Design (ico-D) 28th General Assembly to Vancouver, the Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC) is hosting an inspiring line-up of events at Emily Carr University of Art and Design (ECUAD).

The Salazar Awards Speaker Event 2019 — MAY 15

Join us for the 2019 Salazar Awards, presented by GDC BC and MET Fine Printers, as we celebrate the achievements of talented and inspiring design students in BC. It will be an evening of conviviality, inspiration and networking.

GDC Certification Workshop April 2019

Get the best possible results out of your portfolio application for certification.

GDC/BC AGM + Sam Bradd … Drawing Change!

Attend our annual AGM, shape the GDC BC future, and hear about drawing change by Sam Bradd!

Designing a sustainable election campaign

Designers can be the key decision-makers when it comes to sourcing printers and suppliers because clients trust our recommendations. We also have a unique role in advocating that clients’ materials be accessible to everyone and authentically represent diverse audiences. We examine how these factors play a role in a sustainable election campaign.

FESTIVUS 2018

Join us for the annual GDC "Festivus" Holiday party. 

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