A Message from GDC

As a national association that holds an event somewhere in Canada every week, GDC is extremely concerned about the potential impact of COVID-19 on the health and well-being of our members and their families.

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A Message from GDC

As a national association that holds an event somewhere in Canada every week, GDC is extremely concerned about the potential impact of COVID-19 on the health and well-being of our members and their families.

Jocelyne Saulnier CGD, Atlantic Canada Creative

“At NSCAD, I studied under Hanno Ehses FGDC, Frank Fox, Ludwig Scharfe, Horst Deppe FGDC and Tony Mann FGDC.”

Aidan Rowe CGD receives Design Educators Award

RGD 2020 Design Educators Award for Western Canada

ico-D Achievement Awards Announced

GDC Fellow, Hanno Ehses, and Debora Shackleton, former GDC BC Education Chair, were among the recipients of the 2019 ico-D Awards.

2020 GDC National Scholarship Program Announced

The GDC Foundation is excited to announce our GDC National Scholarship Program for 2020!

An interview with Iván Meade CGD: designer with many talents

"CGD™ certification sets you apart with a different level of credibility in the professional world."

Remembering Paul Michael Brunelle FGDC

How many designers have discovered a whole new species of dragonfly and had it named after their son? Paul Michael Brunelle was that kind of designer.

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.

Thank you from the Get Behind Design Campaign!

We raised $3,700 from 38 donors for the GDC Foundation in December, 2019.

What are CGDs working on?

Are you in the midst of a cool project or just launched a campaign for a client?

Message from the ico-D President

If there is anything I’ve learned over the last three decades of being involved in design advocacy, is that nothing can be done on your own.

Former GDC President Leads ico-D

Canada Hosts ico-D 28 General Assembly in Vancouver

Joint Code of Ethics Introduced

GDC, RGD and SDGQ announce new joint Code of Ethics

Design Thinkers 2020

Great design should be seen AND heard.

Certification Update

GDC continues working toward a centralized certification process.

Get Behind Design and Win 2019!

Support a great cause and earn a chance to win. Donate Now!

Journal 8

Call for submissions for Graphic Design Journal 8

An Interview with Sorin Pavelesco, CGD

New CGD, Sorin Pavelesco of Sorin Media wanted to add to his credentials with an internationally recognized certification.

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).

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