17 Jan

Beers with Peers!

Join your design buds for a beer!

Chapter Blog

Beers with Peers!

Join your design buds for a beer!

Designing a sustainable election campaign

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


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

Get Behind Design and Win!

8 Grand Prizes & More for the 8th Annual Fund Campaign December 2018


Join us for an eventful night of type, social good and community design awards.

LAUNCH! Career Development Conference 2018

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

Design Canada: Kelowna Premiere

Don't miss this documentary on Canada's golden age of design, followed by a Q&A with filmmaker Greg Durrell

The 12th Annual Associations BBQ

Free burgers and hotdogs? Bocce and croquet? Let's get together and have fun.

GDC Certification Workshop

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

Vancouver Design Week May 7-13

Vancouver's official interdisciplinary design festival is back to its full week of programming from May 7th to 13th! This year's theme IMPACT aims to showcase how the work of Vancouver based designers impact our society and environment - locally and globally.

Making the Invisible Visible in Canadian Design

Spend an evening with five designers whose work challenges this anonymity and brings attention to the value and impact that West Coast design contributes to on a local and a global scale.

The Salazar Awards Speaker Event — MAY 15

Join us for the 2018 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.

Case study: Designing an inclusive Playwrights Theatre Centre website

Sustainability is rarely considered beyond the environmental context. In this case study, we focus on social sustainability, highlighting human-centred and accessible design for the Web.

GDC/BC AGM + Stamp Design Talk with Roy White

Attend our annual AGM, shape the GDC BC future, and hear about creating the smallest bilingual poster in the world!


Elect your new executive board!

Where’s the Festivus? Holiday Party 2017

Join us for the annual GDC Holiday Party.

Type Night in Vancouver

Armed with everything from good old-fashioned gossip to documented evidence, type designer and amateur historian Rod McDonald will take you through some of the surprisingly rich and varied history of type and lettering in Canada.

Becoming Comfortable with Discomfort

One man’s journey to become a better designer… through improv.

The 11th Annual Associations BBQ

Free burgers and hotdogs? Bocce and croquet? Let's get together and have fun.

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